Broadcast Management and Production Intern
Position Timeframe: May through September, 2017
From the USGA Handicap System to national amateur championships, to modernizing the delivery of the game’s Rules and supporting sustainable golf course management practices, the United States Golf Association promotes the health of a game that inspires, challenges, and rewards like nothing else can.
Are you looking to join a dynamic team that works together to promote and conserve the true spirit of the game of golf? The USGA Broadcasting Department is in search of a Broadcast Management and Production Intern for its internship program during the 2017 Broadcasting Schedule. The candidate should have introductory/fundamental knowledge of the broadcasting industry resulting from experience in official studies or actual industry experience. The internship would allow qualified candidate(s) to work closely with the Broadcast Department within domestic and international TV coverage of USGA Championships, including an on-site role at the 117TH U.S. Open at Erin Hills and the 72ND U.S. Women’s Open at Trump National Golf Club.
This USGA Internship will also feature a Professional Development focus where you'll have an opportunity to participate in Panel Discussions (Leadership & Former Interns), learn more about our broader organization by being exposed to "Day in the Life of" job overviews, complete and present a capstone project and engage in all-intern social events.
Warren, NJ 07059
What you can expect:
- Assisting Director & Assistant Manager of Broadcasting in planning and execution of 2017 U.S. Open World Feed (on-site)
- Compiling Reports on Ratings & Demographic information as directed by Assistant Manager of Broadcasting
- Managing production calendars and workflow for upcoming USGA studio productions
- Acting as Production Assistant on all USGA Studio production days
- Work with Lead Film & Video Archivist to create metadata and fulfill licensing requests
- Logging 2017 Fox Broadcasts for USGA messaging in content and commercial units
- Light physical labor to include assisting with TV/production equipment, moving boxes, etc.
What you bring to the USGA:
- A highly collaborative approach to getting work done - balanced with a commitment to excellence and speed.
- Preferred areas of study include: television/new media production, broadcasting, broadcast journalism
- Good knowledge of Excel & Power Point , non-linear editing skills a plus
- Substantial and up to date knowledge of the sport of Golf and the industry
- Intellect, Curiosity, Endurance, Upbeat Professional Attitude
- Able to work under ‘deadline’ pressure with grace
- Ability to design and execute ideas: plan, develop, communicate, track and measure.
Please click on the following link to apply: 2017 Broadcasting Intern
About the USGA:
The USGA celebrates, serves and advances the game of golf worldwide. Founded in 1894, we conduct golf’s premier professional and amateur championships, including the U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open. With The R&A, we govern the sport via a global set of playing, equipment and amateur status rules. Our operating jurisdiction for these governance functions includes the United States, its territories and Mexico. The USGA Handicap System is utilized in more than 40 countries and our Course Rating System covers 95 percent of the world’s golf courses, enabling all golfers to play on an equitable basis. The USGA campus in Liberty Corner, New Jersey, is home to the Association’s Research and Test Center, where science and innovation are fueling a healthy and sustainable game for the future. The campus is also home to the USGA Golf Museum, where we honor the game by curating the world’s most comprehensive archive of golf artifacts. To learn more, visit usga.org.
The United States Golf Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer