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SLC Stars PR Assistant


The Salt Lake City Stars public relations internship is an opportunity to gain firsthand experience in the professional sports public relations industry. The position will interact with members of the media, as well as various departments within the Stars organization to assist with the overall public and community relations efforts of the team. Below is a brief outline of the job responsibilities for the internship:

This position includes game-day responsibilities only.


  • Assist Stars PR staff in all aspects of the teamโ€™s media and community relations efforts
  • Produce assigned team publications (roster sheets, game recaps, etc.)
  • Distribute media credentials for each home game
  • Assist with setup of stat crew work area on game days at the Maverik Center in West Valley City, UT.
  • Distribute scores and stats to media during games
  • Write game recaps
  • Assist Stars PR staff with media requests at practice and shootaround
  • Assist with all Stars events (media day, community events and appearances, etc.)
  • Handle confidential information in a professional manner
  • Protect the reputation of the company
  • Exemplify the Utah Jazz mission and values: transparency, all in, community obsessed, one team, and scrappy
  • Accept other duties, as assigned


  • Communicates effectively
  • Collaborates
  • Manages complexity
  • Tech savvy
  • Action oriented


  • Must have knowledge of sports communications or public relations (can be working towards degree)
  • Must be available to work all Stars home games
  • Must have solid knowledge of the NBA, statistics and basketball terminology
  • Must have strong writing skills
  • Must be proficient with MS Word, Excel, internet and social media
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Must be able to come to work promptly and regularly
  • Must be able to take direction and work well with others
  • Must be hardworking and willing to go the extra mile


  • This person must be able to communicate and express themselves both written and verbally.
  • This person must be able to observe, inspect, estimate and assess.
  • This person must be able to sit, stand, bend, walk, and climb stairs for long periods of time.
  • This person must be able to lift 30 lbs.

The Utah Jazz provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Note: The need may arise to revise, supplement, or rescind portions of this job description, and Utah Jazz reserves the right to do so at any time. Employees shall be required to meet the qualifications and perform the duties of any revised job description.

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Job Details
Date Posted
13 Sept 2023
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Required Experience
0+ years