Internship

Summer Intern - Nascar Program - On-Site

Fox Sports

Charlotte, NC 11-04-2021
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Summer 2022 FOX Sports NASCAR Internship Program – On-site (Charlotte, NC)

JOB DESCRIPTION

FOX is proud to support a culture of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit, and community that attracts the industry's brightest talent. The FOX Sports NASCAR Production Internship is an exciting opportunity to gain exposure to studio production through your hybrid internship experience. This opportunity will give you a chance to navigate both the remote and in-person nature of current NASCAR production by being fully immersed into the daily broadcast workflow.

Please note this internship is available as an on-site opportunity in Charlotte, NC.

A SNAPSHOT OF THIS EXPERIENCE:
• Attend daily rundown meetings and weekly planning meetings
• Spending time in control rooms and edits on-set and in the field
• Provide production support through the creation of clip reels and cutting b-roll
• Collaborate with feature producers on virtual & remote shoots
• Assist with various projects as dictated by your manager and/or show producers

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
• Must be actively enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree during the length of the program
• Current class standing of sophomore, (second-year college student) or above
• Strong academic record (minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA)
• Committed and available to work for the entire length of the program
• Must have an interest in television production and a strong knowledge of NASCAR
• Basic knowledge of Adobe Premiere
• Great organizational and communication skills
• Ability to work under tight deadlines
• Must have a positive attitude, be eager to learn, and hardworking
• Ability to work weekends, holidays, and evening hours
• Access to own housing and transportation to/from the assigned internship site
• Must be able to work on-site in Charlotte, NC

Students selected to move forward in the interview process:
• Must demonstrate knowledge of company, sports media industry, and NASCAR

Students accepted into the Summer 2022 Program:
• Are required to provide a copy of an unofficial transcript or letter from adviser/registrar showing proof of enrollment and GPA

To Apply:
• Submit a 1-paged resume (PDF preferred)
• Submit a cover letter (PDF Preferred)
- Explain why your background and experience make you a good fit for our program this Summer

SUMMER 2022 SCHEDULE:
• General Application Deadline: Sunday, February 20, 2022
• Program Timeline: June 20, 2022 to August 12, 2022
• Scheduled Weekly Hours: 32 hours per week

NOTE: Schedules vary based on department needs and your availability. Flexibility to work weekends, holidays, and evening hours required. We do our best to work around your class schedule

STANDING OUT AS A TOP CANDIDATE:

Successful students have:
• Knowledge of current NASCAR and Fox Sports programming and talent
• The ability to maintain a professional demeanor when interfacing with talent and executives
• Basic knowledge of Adobe Premiere
• A detail-oriented nature with strong organizational skills
• Self-starter attitude and team player
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to handle a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
• Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

PROGRAM FEATURES:
FOX Master Classes: A variety of presentations, panels, discussions, and trainings geared toward advancing your knowledge of our company, industry, and software systems
Professional Development Series: A variety of activities geared toward enhancing your professional development
Networking Opportunities: Numerous opportunities to connect with fellow interns and other professionals within the company
Get Published: Showcase your skills and build your portfolio by pitching stories, writing, and producing for our online properties

#EntryLevel #EarlyCareer

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company's success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gw9zqk-52-23-219-12-42 in your application.

Company Profile
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, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes.