Somerset Patriots No. 2

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Jon Chelesnik
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Somerset Patriots No. 2

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:53 pm

The Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League are accepting applications for a broadcasting/media relations intern.

Compensation: $750/month and college credit can also be earned if applicable to the student.

Broadcast Responsibilities:

* No.2 play-by-play and color commentary broadcaster for select home games
* On-air hosting of pre-game and post-game shows
* Contribute player interviews for radio and video productions
* Hosting of various video, social media and scoreboard content
* Assist in camera operation and overall production for live online games
* Filming of in-game highlights when not on the air
* Voice-overs as needed

Media Relations Responsibilities:

* Assist in the writing and distribution of game recaps and press releases
* Assist in the compiling of daily game notes, rosters and stat sheets
* Work closely with video department for the production of highlight videos and content
* Work closely with social media department to maximize presence
* Maintenance of team’s website, blog and social media platforms
* Coordination of player interviews, signings and media availability
* Press Box responsibilities as needed

Candidates MUST live within commuting distance or have housing in the Bridgewater area for the entire summer. Please be sure when applying to attach a play-by-play broadcast sample, resume, cover letter and any additional media relations experience to the Broadcasting/ Media Relations Manager, Marc Schwartz, to be considered for an interview.

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America. Apply to:

Marc Schwartz

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