Fox Sports Big Ten Network Intern (Chicago) – Summer 2019

Job Number: R50008030

Brand: Fox Sports

Job Type: Engineering, Internships, Marketing, Production, Public Relations

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Job Posting Date: March 15, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Sports

FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2; FOX Soccer Plus; FOX Deportes, FOX College Sports and a majority stake in the Big Ten Network. FOX Sports includes ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Big Ten Network is seeking summer Interns to join one of our various departments at the Chicago office. The program offers an exciting opportunity for you to gain practical experience. You will have the opportunity to participate in real world projects, which provides valuable work experience and leadership skills.

Responsibilities:

Depending on which department you’re matched with, you’ll have an opportunity to participate in the following:

  • Marketing: promote the BTN Big 10K in Chicago, plan and help execute the fall/winter on campus internship program at each university
  • Communications: media relations, community building, university outreach
  • New Media: update social media content, research off-season feature content ideas, assist in the coverage of Media Days via social platforms
  • Remote Production: assist in the creation of graphics and videotape highlights, organize media for future broadcasts, review and log video of live events
  • Studio production: assist the producer in the creation of features, analyze games, research videos
  • Engineering: work with the engineering staff to assist in the operation, maintenance, installation, and integration around the BTN facility

To participate in Big Ten Network’s Internship program you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a currently enrolled student working towards a Bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university. Recent graduates are not eligible for this program.
  • Be a sophomore (second year college student) or above.
  • Be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship by the Company.
  • Must be able to work on-site in Chicago, IL.
  • All students must provide their own housing and transportation for the duration of the internship.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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