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Job listing closed on 2 Apr 2024
14 Feb 2024

Public Relations Intern

🇺🇸 Englewood, CO, USA
2+ years exp.
US$18.29 per hour

We are excited to hire a Public Relations Intern for the 2024 football season! This position will assist the public relations department in publicity related to the Denver Broncos’ communications efforts.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assisting with the team’s credentialing process by:
    • Aiding the credential fulfillment processes
    • Ensuring timely distribution of media credentials
    • Producing Broncos home game and training camp/facility credentials for staff, visitors and media
  • Assist the media relations department with day-to-day communications responsibilities by:
    • Coordinating the organization and distribution of daily executive news summaries
    • Maintaining a professional atmosphere in the media workroom and press box
    • Performing administrative tasks as necessary for the department
  • Ensure timely distribution of football communications to external media by:
    • Recording and transcribing players, coaches and executives during media availabilities
    • Assist with producing and compiling departmental content by:
    • Contributing to production/editing of content for press releases, media advisories, weekly release and flip card
    • Coordinating, binding, and mailing of weekly packets to network television crews
  • Assist in team media responsibilities by:
    • Working every Broncos home game
    • Attending training camp and in-season practice sessions

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism or a communications-related field
  • 2+ years of related public relations experience
  • Ability to work flexible/long hours (early mornings, late evenings, weekends, holidays)
  • Experience in the use of a PC, including knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop)
  • Experience transcribing quotes
  • Knowledge of football statistics, social media platforms and/or analytic tools
  • Applicants must submit cover letter and resume for full consideration

Skills Test:

  • A timed skills test may be conducted with those candidates that are qualified.

Preferred Expectations:

  • Strong writing skills and understanding of AP Style
  • Previous experience working with a professional sports team
  • Reliable transportation
  • Problem-solving skills, attention to detail and capacity to thrive in pressure situations
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of audiences
  • Timed skills tests and an open-ended prompt will be administered during the interview process

In accordance with the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, this position pays $18.29/hour. This position will work 40+ hours a week with overtime starting July 2024 and ending after the 2024 football season. This position will be required to work game days and/or events outside of a normal working hours as needed.

This position will be located at the Denver Broncos Training Center in Englewood, CO.

This job posting will remain open until we have identified an adequate applicant pool. Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply early.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.