OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
FOX Sports, the industry leader in live events, 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, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes, as well as a joint-venture business in the Big Ten Network and digital properties including http://FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports App. FOX Sports has delivered the most watched television program, NFL’s America’s Game of the Week on FOX, for fourteen consecutive years.
FOX is proud to support a culture of creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and community that attracts the industry’s brightest talent. The FOX Internship Program offers an exciting opportunity for you to gain practical experience while interning for one of the biggest sports, media, and entertainment companies in the world. You will have the opportunity to participate in real-world projects, which provides valuable work experience and leadership skills. This internship will be on-site in New York.
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
Committed and available to work for the entire length of the program
Access to own housing and transportation to/from the assigned internship site
Must be able to work on-site in New York, NY
STUDENTS SELECTED TO MOVE FORWARD IN THE INTERVIEW PROCESS
Must demonstrate knowledge of the company and sports media industry
Submit a 1-page resume (PDF preferred)
Submit a cover letter (PDF Preferred)
Explain why your background and experience make you a good fit for our program
Share your top areas of interest
STUDENTS ACCEPTED INTO THE SUMMER 2024 PROGRAM
Are required to provide a copy of an unofficial transcript or letter from the adviser/registrar showing proof of enrollment
AREAS OF PLACEMENT
You will be considered for an internship based on the content of your cover letter, as well as your prior experience and interests, as determined during the recruitment process. Area of placement may include (but are not limited to):
OutKick – Shift TBD
Original Programming (FS1 Daily Shows) – Shift TBD
SUMMER 2024 SCHEDULE
General Application Deadline: Sunday, February 11, 2024
Program Timeline: We will have two summer sessions. Interns will work one of the sessions listed below.
Summer Session 1: Monday, June 3, 2024 – Friday, July 26, 2024
Summer Session 2: Monday, June 17, 2024 – Friday, August 9, 2024
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 32-40 hours per week
NOTE: Schedules vary based on department needs and your availability
STANDING OUT AS A TOP CANDIDATE
Successful students have:
Knowledge of current FOX Sports & OutKick programming and talent
The ability to maintain a professional demeanor when interfacing with talent and executives
The ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment
The ability to work well on teams and collaborative efforts
A self-starter attitude and proactive nature
Knowledge of software/technical skills applicable to your areas of placement. For example: Adobe Premiere, Adobe Audition, iNews, Avid, FinalCut Pro, Dalet
Knowledge of and passion for a variety of sports
A detail-oriented nature with strong organizational skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
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
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
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.
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Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $17.50-17.50 per hour.