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We're Looking For An Intern to Join Our Recruiting Coverage Team

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Want to gain some real-world experience covering college recruiting?

We've recently expanded our coverage of MAC football and basketball recruiting, and now we're looking for an intern to join our team.

This un-paid internship would ideally run from the beginning of July through the end of December, though start/end times are flexible. Being that we're a website this internship would obviously be a remote one, and wouldn't feature a set shift, but would require an average of 20 hours of work each week.

The ideal candidate:

  • Possesses a working knowledge of how college football/basketball recruiting works
  • Has an understanding of the Mid-American Conference
  • Is fluent in the use of social media as a reporting tool
  • Is self-driven, motivated and able to stay on top of a complex, revolving topic
  • Is able to write clean, concise and interesting content on deadline
The intern's primary duties will include:

  • Working directly with the recruiting editor and the recruiting team to coordinate recruiting news coverage
  • Developing contacts within the programs we cover
  • Interviewing athletes for written stories on commitments, offers, etc.
  • Assisting in running the @MAC_Crootin Twitter account
To apply, send a resume, a cover letter explaining why you're a good fit for this position, and two writing samples to HustleBeltBlog@Gmail.com. The search process begins immediately and this application process will close when an intern is found.