Job Posting - Broadcast Intern

The Oklahoma City Thunder is currently seeking an individual to fill our Broadcast Internship opening for the Spring 2012 semester. This exciting internship program is designed to give students the opportunity to develop valuable skills and gain firsthand experience in the professional sports industry. The Broadcast Intern will assist multiple departments through the execution of project requests and game specific responsibilities within a fun and fast-paced environment.


Scope of Internship:
• Have the opportunity to learn firsthand the inner workings of a two time Emmy Award winning broadcast team and department
• Learn how to organize and maintain digital archiving system
• Gain direct knowledge of organizing, editing and creating professional projects with Final Cut Pro
• Learn how to create quality graphics using Photoshop
• Assist Broadcast personnel with maintaining the integrity of footage logs
• Shadow Broadcast personnel at community events
• Shadow game night personnel during select home games
• Learn firsthand proper camera techniques using Sony XD camera and Sony EX-3 camera
• Learn how to execute, maintain and establish professional work relationships
• Occasional office and administrative duties
• Grasp the importance of good attendance and punctuality
• Other duties as assigned


Qualifications and Requirements:
• Must be presently enrolled in an accredited college or university with classes in broadcasting, journalism,
marketing or business
• Excellent verbal, written and computer skills (Microsoft Excel and Word)
• Knowledge of Sony XD and Sony EX-3 (preferred but not required)
• Knowledge of Final Cut Pro and Photoshop (preferred but not required)
• An ability to communicate content across platforms: print, web, audio, video
• Demonstrated ability to succeed in a fast-paced team environment
• Outgoing personality; able to operate independently
• Available nights and weekends/flexible schedule
• The ideal candidate will have a valid driver’s license and insurance
• Moderate lifting involved


This is an unpaid internship reporting to the Broadcast Production Manager. The number of hours is
determined by the number of hours required for credit by your academic advisor.

Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter detailing interest to:
Human Resources
Oklahoma City Thunder
211 N. Robinson Ave, Suite 300
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Fax: (405) 208-4777
E-mail: employment@thunder-nba.com


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