Sirius XM Radio Inc. Intern, Sports Programming - Part-Time in Washington, District Of Columbia

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Intern, Sports Programming - Part-Time


District Of Columbia



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Job Description

Position Type: Internship

Session: Fall 2018 (September 19 - December 7, 2018)

Location: Washington, D.C.

Position Summary:

SiriusXM interns don't just make coffee, they're on-air, on projects and making valuable contributions to SiriusXM. Join our internship program and learn about the radio world and get hands-on experience in your field of study.

SiriusXM is looking for someone with production experience to join one of our sports programs/channels.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Learn and assist with daily operations for a sports radio show.

  • Edit audio.

  • Run sound board.

  • Perform show preparation for on-air talent.

  • Interact with listeners through e-mail and on-air phone screening.

  • Participate in on-air content.

  • Perform other duties as required.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • You must be 18 years of age or older.

  • Must be enrolled in a U.S. based college, university or trade school to qualify. Students who have completed at least two years of college are preferred

  • Current or previous enrollment in communications classes preferred.

  • Broadcast Communications majors preferred.

  • Prior internship or working experience in radio/TV preferred.

  • Experience with digital media systems a plus.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Good project management and planning skills.

  • Good personnel management skills.

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Ability to pay attention to details.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.

  • Familiar with SiriusXM programming.

  • Knowledge and interest in sports.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Knowledge of Broadcast Automation/On-Air software is a plus.

  • Experience with digital editing software (Cool Edit, Pro Tools, Adobe Audition) preferred.

  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

Please note all SiriusXM internships are paid.

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Company EEO Statement

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.