Overview

VICE MEDIA Sports Intern Internship in Toronto, ON

VICE MEDIA

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Sports Intern
Location:
Toronto, ON

And a newly launched TV network in a joint venture with Rogers called VICELAND. VICE is the world’s preeminent youth media company and content creation studio….

VICE is the world’s preeminent youth media company and content creation studio. Launched in 1994, VICE now operates in over 30 countries and distributes its programming to hundreds of millions of viewers each month across digital, linear, mobile, film and socials. VICE includes an international network of digital channels; a television and feature film production studio; a magazine; a record label; an in-house creative services agency; a book-publishing division; and a newly launched TV network in a joint venture with Rogers called VICELAND.

VICE’s award-winning programming has been recognized by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Peabody Awards, Sundance Film Festival, PEN Center, Cannes Lions, Frontline Club, Knight Foundation, American Society of Magazine Editors, LA Press Club, and Webby Awards, among others.

JOB TITLE: Sports Intern

REPORTS TO : Sports Editor

OVERVIEW: VICE Media is seeking a Sports Intern to help in the Editorial department. We are looking for someone who takes initiative and is full of ideas, with an eye and passion for sports. You should be able to handle breaking news, but also in depth features that pick an issue apart.

ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Writing hard news, features and social posts
  • Researching and fact-checking
  • Assisting with editing and creating story ideas

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be enrolled in a College or University program
  • Studying Journalism or a related field preferred
  • Writing for previous sports outlets and covering a team is an asset

*This is a 3-month paid placement starting in October*
*Post-secondary students only please*

HOW TO APPLY:
Reference “Sports Intern” in the subject field. No phone calls please.
***This job description is a general description of essential job functions. It is not intended as an employment contract, nor is it intended to describe all duties someone in this position may perform. All employees of Vice Media are expected to perform tasks assigned by supervisory personnel, regardless of job title or routine job duties***

If you do not hear back from us within one month of applying then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Thank you once again for applying and we wish you success in your future career.

Job Type: Internship

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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