CHCI-Telemundo SPORTS Intern Job Description

CHCI-Telemundo SPORTS Intern Job Description

Summary of responsibilities: The Sports Intern will perform sports production using sports knowledge, social media venues, writing briefs, and possibly editing content for airing, digitally or on TV.  

The intern will work up to 20 hours per week. The Sports department is hiring two summer interns. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Passion for sports journalism and broadcasting, as well as depth of knowledge of sports history, news, leagues, teams, and competition events for both U.S. based and International sports.
  • Publish articles, photo galleries and videos to system.
  • Proof all published content on the front end of the website to check for broken links, images not displaying properly, etc. and fix or report to the team for troubleshooting.
  • Write athlete bios as needed.
  • Assist with publishing of videos on Telemundo.com and social media through writing descriptions, adding thumbnails, etc.
  • Make posts and upload videos daily, creating authentic and original posts, as well as post links to push out content.
  • Facilitate social media contests to accomplish the marketing and editorial objectives.
  • Crop and resize photos as needed using Photoshop.
  • Assist Associate Producers with production related tasks for broadcast programs.  These include identifying newsworthy stories, researching sports news topics, logging taped interviews, monitoring trends of sports related stories on social media channels, and assisting on set during live broadcasts. 
  • Potential hands-on experience with basic non-linear editing on AVID.
  • Technical production of the daily sports briefs.

Assist Sports Editors in gathering all necessary content materials for edit, working with both tape and server-stored media. 

Education and/or Experience: Majors should include all Sports Management, Business, and Journalism disciplines. Student must be willing and able to commute to Hialeah, FL, without relocation assistance. Student must be actively enrolled in a college or university. Students that have already graduated are not eligible for this position.
 

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Social writing and editorial writing experience.
  • Photoshop, CMS, Social Media, and YouTube publishing experience.
  • Follows through with all tasks, assignments and job duties in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible, think and respond quickly while maintaining attention to detail.
  • Must be capable of working within a team environment.
    About us:

Telemundo Network Group LLC is a U.S. Spanish-language television network committed to broadcast unique and outstanding national and local entertainment, news and sports programming to the fast-growing U.S. Hispanic audience. Telemundo targets this growing and vibrant audience by delivering the best in Latino entertainment. The network's schedule features a wide range of original programming, including novelas, talk shows, original sitcoms, sports and news, children's programming, blockbuster movies, reality, entertainment and music programs. Telemundo Communications Group, Inc. is an operating subsidiary of NBCUniversal, the nation's leading broadcast network and film. NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer.

NBC Universal is one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies. We develop, produce and market entertainment, news and information to a global market.  NBC Universal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks.

Basic Requirements:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel, is a plus
  • Must be willing to work in Hialeah/Doral/Coral Gables, Florida
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be fluent in Spanish and English (speak, read & write)
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be able to work the duration of Program (10 weeks) - June 17th-August 23rd
  • Project-based internship program
  • Minimum 3.0 average
  • Sophomore standing or higher (30+ credits)
  • Must be authorized to work in the US in a paid position
  • Attending an Accredited Institution and working towards earning an Associates, Bachelors, or Graduate degree
  • Must be 18 years of age or older

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Telemundo Media, a division of NBCUniversal, is a world-class media company, leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. Telemundo’s multiple platforms include the Telemundo Network, a Spanish-language television network featuring original productions, theatrical motion pictures, news and first-class sports events, reaching  U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 15 owned stations, broadcast and MVPD affiliates; mun2, the preeminent voice for young Hispanics in the U.S. reaching TV households nationwide on digital and analog cable, and satellite; Telemundo Digital Media, which distributes Telemundo’s original content across digital and emerging platforms including mobile devices, www.telemundo.com and www.mun2.tv; an owned and operated full power station in Puerto Rico that reaches 99% of all TV households in that DMA; and Telemundo Internacional, the international distribution arm which has positioned Telemundo as the second largest provider of Spanish-language content worldwide by syndicating content to more than 100 countries in over 35 languages.

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is owned by Comcast Corporation.

mun2 is the destination for young, Hispanic adults 18-34 and 18-49, providing authentic, vibrant Latino content for the fastest growing population group in the U.S. As the fastest growing Hispanic entertainment cable network, mun2 combines the best in reality, scripted, music and sports programming to reflect the diverse lifestyle and language of its audience.  The networks’ content can be found across multiple platforms, including its award winning mun2.tv site. With offices in Los Angeles, Miami and New York, the network is part of Telemundo Media, a division of NBCUniversal.

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