Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
3/18/2018
Job Category:
Social Service
Social Stories Intern
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Bleacher Report | New York, NY
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Job Description

About us:

Bleacher Report is the social voice of sports - creating and collaborating on the culture of sports for the next generation of fans. Its vision for making sports bigger than games has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 publisher. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its top-rated app. In February, 2018, Bleacher Report was rated the 3rd most innovative media company in the world by Fast Company. Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram/Facebook/Twitter @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.

About the role:

Our Social Stories team finds interesting stories, researches those topics, and creates compelling short-form video content around unique sports, athletes and events. This position will focus on mainstream sports, sports culture, inspirational/human-interest stories and a variety of other sports, events and trends for custom social videos.

During this internship, you will help the team research content, monitor social media, compile assets and publish content. Other responsibilities would include administering story databases and content planning, assisting the editorial staff in new story idea generation, and conducting editorial and video research. Overall, we want this intern to dig into what's happening in the social world of sports. You'll also be in a role that allows you to work with multiple teams at B/R.

Responsibilities:

* Assist in researching content ideas
* Compile video and photo assets
* Get content quality controlled (QC'd) and published to CMS
* Build GFX for studio shoots
* Keep databases up to date for all content posted to B/R's social platforms
* Working knowledge of social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat



Requirements:

* Passion for pop culture, sports, and digital media
* Ability to work in a team environment with flexible work schedule, including nights and weekends
* Able to handle last-minute or quick-turnaround deadlines
* Experience working for media organization or student web publication a plus
* Basic web publishing skills a plus
* Deep understanding of current and emerging social platforms
* Major in media or video production preferred

Internship dates are from June 11 - August 17, 2018. This is a paid internship and all interns are expected to work 40 hours per week. Participation in the internship program is reserved for students who are currently matriculating college/post grad students.

Turner and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled. Turner and its subsidiaries are E-Verify users.