Editorial & Digital Sports Writer Interns for FastPitch Elite

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FastPitch Elite
 Virtual
Posted: October 19 2015
Company Location: Alameda, CA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 15 Part-time, Unpaid

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Description

Score a FASTPITCH ELITE internship and learn to create interviews and inspirational stories about fast pitch softball recruiting. FASTPITCH ELITE is looking for self-starting, detail-obsessed journalism students with writing, editing, and new media skills for semester-long internships. As an editorial intern, you’ll work alongside FASTPITCH ELITE’s staff to help produce our daily blog and its associated Player Profiles. Exact duties vary based on intern interest/skills and on what we’ve got going on, but in general, you’ll:
As a Fastpitch Elite writer, you'll be asked to help us cover the softball in your area. That may include covering breaking news, recapping games, offering advice, writing articles or blog posts for online content , and so on.

This is a remote position -- you can work from anywhere, as long as you have an internet connection and the requisite skill set.
APPLY TO; info@fastpitchelite.com
Visit US at http://www.fastpitchelite.com/blog or http://www.fastpitchelite.com

Responsibilities

• work side-by-side with staff
• attend planning and editorial meetings
• cover news and events from games and matchups
• fact-check and copy edit
• interview recruits and discuss NCAA commitments
• attend games and clinics
• obtain essential web content management and SEO skills
• learn Photoshop, Wordpress basics.

Requirements

Experience:
Demonstrate interest in writing and journalism
Excellent writing skills
High attention to detail
Self-motivated and enthusiastic
Demonstrated interest in Sport Journalism and Softball
Can receive academic credit for the internship
We typically hire juniors, seniors, or grad students for this position, but we will consider exceptional freshmen or sophomores. Internships are available in various Satellite offices nationwide.

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