Intern - Spring 2018 - Undergraduate - Fox Sports Sun Production Orlando
Orlando, FL US
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Intern - Spring 2018 - Undergraduate - Fox Sports Sun Production Orlando (FFE0005752)
Job Description

Fox is proud tosupport a culture of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and community thatattracts the industry's brightest talent. The Fox Internship Program offers anexciting opportunity for you to gain practical experience while interning forone of the biggest media and entertainment companies in the world. You willhave the opportunity to participate in real-world projects, which providesvaluable work experience and leadership skills.

The FoxInternship Program provides mentoring and learning opportunities to help youdevelop your skills, network with Fox employees, and learn more about what it'slike to work in the entertainment industry.

Internship Overview

Theintern will be involved in all aspects of planning, production, and dailyoperations for original programs airing on Fox Sports Florida & Sun Sports. The networks' production department creates awide variety of programming, ranging from live professional game coverage,pregame and postgame coverage, and original magazine/profile style shows.

Theintern's duties will include:

  • Assist in show production -- log interviews and highlights, acquire b-roll video & pictures to support storylines, select music, etc.
  • Coordinate pre-production of features and game teases
  • Assist in writing and editing process, music cue reports & organization of tape & music libraries
  • Assist in field production, working with producers and camera operators on event coverage and interviews
  • Assist in content development, video shoots & edits of video content for company website & Social Media sites
  • Prepare feature content for pregames and games
  • Participate in weekly planning meetings to coordinate ENG shoots & edits
  • Regularly pitch content and segment ideas; help determine questioning and content for planned interviews, features, and shows

Theintern will also be given opportunities to observe and participate in various livesporting event productions.

Company Overview

FOX Sports Florida & Fox SportsSun aretwo regional sports networks serving fans primarily in the state ofFlorida. Offering one of the mostcomprehensive regional sports TV schedules in the country, FS Florida and Fox SportsSun are home to NBA's Miami HEAT and Orlando Magic, MLB's Florida Marlinsand Tampa Bay Rays baseball, and NHL's Tampa Bay Lightning and Florida Panthershockey.

FOX Sports Florida& Fox Sports Sun also produce a variety of original programming to supportour affiliated teams, "Inside the HEAT," "Inside the Lightning", "Inside theMagic," "Inside the Panthers" & "Inside the Rays" shows, which havegarnered multiple Emmy awards.

This environment provides anexcellent opportunity for students interested all aspects of sports televisionto receive hands-on working experience in the industry. The two networks produce over 1000 liveevents per calendar year.



Qualifications

  1. FSFlorida/Fox Sports Sun aims to provide a positive environment for students tosupplement their education with hands-on working experience in the televisionindustry. This experience will prepareinterns for a future career in sports television. Sun Sports / FS Florida works actively withcolleges to ensure applicants meet necessary criteria set forth by thestudent's university.
  2. Studentswill be selected for the internship based on an interview with a representativeof FOX Sports Florida/Fox Sports Sun, letters of recommendation, and thestudent's passion and interest in starting a career in sports television. Our goal is for interns to learn throughactive participation in the television production process.
Guidelines
  • Internsmust be currently enrolled in an accredited college/university and workingtowards a degree.
  • Interns should be at least sophomore statuswhen applying.
  • Interns can work up to 200 hours per term(approx. 20 hours/week).
  • Interns must be able to work in the U.S.

To participate in Fox's Internshipprogram you must meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited university and be sophomore status or above.
  • Be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship by the Company.
  • Housing is not provided, so please have a housing option guaranteed before applying.
Application Process:

Please submit a resume and a coverletter detailing your qualifications.

Weare an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or anyother characteristic protected by law.


 

Position Summary
Company
FOX
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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