Editorial Intern - Scout Media

Company: 
Scout Media
City: 
Seattle
State: 
WA
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2016 Scout Internships: Join Our Team!        STAFF    02/01/2016    Opportunities for talented, sports-fanatic students to develop and showcase their talents.        SCOUT INTERNSHIPS 2016    Scout, a network of more 300+ college and pro sports sites, is looking for smart, driven writers, editors, broadcasters and social media mavens to join our team.    Ideal candidates are energetic, creative and flourish in a fast-paced environment. Interns in our program create content from day one. This is a fantastic opportunity to showcase your talents and work side-by-side with our editorial, social media and video teams.    Scout will provide proper verification for any college credits that may apply through our internships. Please note these internships are unpaid.    All internships run 10-16 weeks, depending on whether students are in a quarterly or semester system.    All interns must be available 20 to 40 hours per week, including off-hours and weekends, depending on the role.    Scout interns will either work out of our Seattle or New York City offices, or work with our regional publishers from their city of residence, depending on the role.        SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN    Responsibilities    Manage and create content for a Scout college/pro team site social account    Brainstorm social media campaigns    Using social network analytics to inform programming    Qualifications    Up-to-date on latest trends and techniques for Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook and others    Understands sports and fan culture    Skilled at creating viral content and writing creatively on deadline    Passionate and knowledgeable about your favorite sports team    Understand fan culture in college and pro sports        To apply: Send a resume to internships@scout.com with cover letter, list any social account(s) you manage. Choose a video/story from any site in the Scout Network and demonstrate how you would share it on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.        VIDEO INTERN    Responsibilities    Qualified interns will contribute on- and/or off-camera for Scout's video programming    Hands-on editing, script writing and voice-over    Assist in all facets of video production, from brainstorming to analytics    Qualifications    Experience with editing software    Broadcasting experience (on-camera, voice-over, editing and/or production)    Strong oral and written communication skills    Understands sports and fan culture    Passionate and knowledgeable about your favorite sports team    Understand fan culture in college and pro sports    To apply: Submit a resume to internships@scout.com with a brief cover letter, list any social account(s) you manage and attach or send links to any writing/video samples of your work.        EDITORIAL INTERN    Responsibilities    Write/report news, feature and opinion articles covering a specific sports team    Using site analytics to inform editorial decisionmaking    Brainstorming and writing stories for Scout's national and team-specific sites    Qualifications    Strong, deadline writing and copy editing skills    Experience with content creation in a CMS    Ability to research photos and working knowledge of photo editing software    Passionate and knowledgeable about your favorite sports team    Understand fan culture in college and pro sports 

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Website: 

Scout.com

Application Instructions: 

To apply: Submit a resume to internships@scout.com with a brief cover letter, list any social account(s) you manage and attach or send links to any writing/video samples of your work.