Internships

MARKETING

Comcast SportsNet New England is looking for hard working, enthusiastic, proactive individuals, with a background in public relations and marketing, to directly assist in the implementation of a variety of public relations programs, consumer promotion campaigns and other marketing projects.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Maintain internal and external communications with media, advertisers, affiliates and consumers
-Assist in the preparation and distribution of CSN press material
-Assist in the collection of press clips, photo files and mailing lists
-Attend and assist with various community outreach campaigns
-Update and maintain the CSN consumer database and respond to viewer e-mail
-Attend on-site promotions at local sporting events (may require nights and weekends)
-Provide various administrative assistance

REQUIRED SKILLS:
-Strong communication and writing skills
-Familiarity with the preparation of pr materials i.e. press releases, fact sheets
-Computer experience with Word, PowerPoint, Excel
-Interest in learning about the sports and television industry
-Interest in sports 

SPECIAL PROJECTS - FEATURE PRODUCTION

Special Projects interns receive hands-on experience with producing, editing, and assistance on documentary features and specialized productions for broadcast.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Primary responsibility will be to assist the Special Projects Producer with various on-going productions
-Work on documentary and feature presentations
-Assist on field production shoots
-Assist with scheduling of production shoots and meetings
-General research assignments pertaining to on-going productions
-Maintain and archive footage for on-going productions



REQUIRED SKILLS:

-Strong communication and writing skills

-Familiarity with Final Cut Pro
-Basic knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

-Experience in use of video/audio equipment
-Interest in production and editing process

PRODUCTION DEPARTMENT - CSN NEWSROOM

RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Interns will get hands on experience in all elements of television production including: writing, editing, the assignment desk, ENG and the control room.  
-Primary responsibilities include logging games (Celtics, Red Sox, Patriots and Bruins among others)
-Logging interviews and press conferences
-Helping producers and reporters with research for their programs and stories
-Running teleprompter during the broadcasts
-On occasion assist personnel in the field. 

REQUIRED SKILLS:

-Strong communication and writing skills
-Basic knowledge of Final Cut Pro

PRODUCTION DEPARTMENT - CELTICS BROADCAST

The Boston Celtics Production Department at Comcast SportsNet handles all the creative and organizational elements for the telecast of the 17-time NBA Champions.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Logging highlight footage for broadcast purposes
-Working on research materials for our reporters and talent
-Assisting in maintaining the footage created and acquired for Celtics production
-Completing work on both short-term and long-term archival projects (using non-linear editors).  

REQUIRED SKILLS:

We are open to any level of experience, but some knowledge of TV equipment is helpful. Strong understanding of Basketball and the NBA is desired for this internship.