KSTP-TV Sports Intern

KSTP-TV in St. Paul Minnesota is looking for a sports intern for Summer 2016. Read more to apply. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be a student enrolled in a degree program at a trade school, college, or university which will recognize the internship for class credit


Previous experience working with television cameras and web publishing preferred


Understand, interpret and communicate information about sports events to staff


Ability to read, write and speak English well; Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills


Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines; Knows how to handle multiple tasks, prioritize and manage time-sensitive material; Highly organized and detail orientated


Proficient with computers; Understands or can learn basic web search skills as well as sophisticated newsroom software


Must possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record as determined by the company (driving record will be checked)


Flexible schedule to cover various sports schedules and events

DUTIES:

Keep up to date on all Minnesota sports and teams including professional collegiate and high school teams


Assists in researching sports and feature stories by using the internet, email and telephone calls


Assist in setting up and scheduling interviews and story assignments


Ability to conduct interviews in a competitive locker room situation


Produces, writes and adds content to web site and social media outlets


Establish and maintain positive lines of communication with all KSTP-TV team members


Perform other tasks as perceived or assigned, that contribute to the achievement of the department

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.

APPLY TO:

http://kstp.com/jobs


Job# 11-16
St Paul, MN
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


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