ESPN Madison Internship Program

Employer ESPN Madison
Location Madison, WI
Type Internship
Apply by November 8, 2019
Posted on September 24, 2019

Description

Get hands-on experience in the sports marketing world with ESPN Madison. Learn the overall sales process, get involved with promotions and marketing, work with on-air hosts, and learn the ins and outs of radio production here at ESPN Madison. ESPN Madison is looking for hard working, dedicated students for our internship program. The successful candidates must be goal-oriented and self- motivated, eager to learn and take leadership roles, demonstrate an interest in sports marketing, and possess a desire to exceed already high expectations. Internship responsibilities are in the areas of programming, promotions, marketing, sales, production, and engineering.

Key Information:
This ESPN Madison internship is a non-paid internship and candidates must be receiving academic credit ESPN Madison has high expectation for the internship program. Candidates must be motivated and possess an attention to detail. if you are not a self-starter, you need not apply

Hours:
Interns are required to work two days in the office (6-8 hours) minimum per week during regular business hours. In-office responsibilities will include clerical work, helping with production duties such as cutting sound, transcribing interviews, and running the sound board. Promotional duties include writing copy, preparing sales materials, and researching and updating the station website/social media accounts.
Interns are also required to work 1-2 events outside of their office hours per week (depending on event needs). Out-of-office responsibilities will include assisting with the stations’ marketing efforts and events, promoting at events (sports games, local bars and restaurants, and retail locations), and assisting with the set-up and execution of live broadcasts at various locations. Hours and schedule will be mutually agreed upon

All candidates must go through an interview process before being accepted into the program.

If interested in a rewarding and educational internship, please send your resume and cover letter to internships@espnmadison.com.

Application Deadline—November 8, 2019.