US - Los Angeles
Yahoo Sports connects fans to the sports and fantasy games they love most and is the first screen for the next generation of sports fans worldwide,who crave real-time personalized quality content and superior fan experiences every day.
Yahoo Sports is the world's most popular digital sports destination for fans and fantasy players. Our distinct mission is to report independently and without any interference on sports leagues, teams, organizations and events. We cover the news that fans want to know about their teams, whether real-life or fantasy.
We are looking for an intern with a strong journalism background and a passion for the digital landscape to support the Yahoo Sports team. The ideal candidate should be comfortable with reporting and telling stories through a variety of mediums. You should have a strong grasp on the various social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat) and feel comfortable contributing to them. You will be expected to work some nights and weekends.
A typical day at Yahoo Sports:
- Contributing content to our various blogs on Yahoo Sports
- Assisting our social media team with sharing content across various platforms
- Pitching, developing and executing enterprise story ideas
- Using our content management system to assist in programming the website
- Traveling to on-site assignments (your own form of transportation is preferred)
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