HoH Social Programming Intern
Content | Remote (US) | Internship
WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.
Bleacher Report, a WarnerMedia company, makes it as easy as possible to be a sports fan by defining the moments that matter. Empowering, personal and community driven, its vision for making sports bigger than the game has led to unmatched engagement on social media, where it consistently ranks as the No. 1 digital and social brand. Bleacher Report also provides an industry-leading fan experience on mobile devices through its unparalleled app experience. This year Bleacher Report was ranked as one of the ‘World’s Most Innovative Companies’ by Fast Company.
Find Bleacher Report on the web at www.bleacherreport.com and on Instagram @BleacherReport. Bleacher Report is a division of Turner Sports.
Only active students (undergraduate or graduate programs) or recent graduates (within 6 months of applying) will be considered for the internship.
The paid internship will be entirely remote in light of COVID-19 and with your health and safety in mind. There will be extensive programming accommodated for a virtual environment, so you can make the most of your time at Bleacher Report and learn the ins-and-outs of our exciting industry alongside your fellow interns.
Our 10-week summer internship program will kick off June 7th and commence on or before August 13th.
House of Highlights is a key part of the Bleacher Report/Turner Sports portfolio, representing one of the most influential media brands for the Gen-Z audience. With over 32 Million followers, HoH is the heartbeat of the Gen Z sports fan, who gravitate to the brand because of its authentic voice which remains celebratory, relatable and inclusive. Everything HoH does -- from the original content we create, to our collaborations with influencers and brands, to the viral clips we curate from across the world -- aligns with these 3 core brand pillars, and it has created a connection with fans that feels more like a close friend than an inaccessible brand or publisher.
House of Highlights’ Social Programming Team is responsible for curating, sourcing, evaluating, captioning, and posting all content that appears on House of Highlights’ social handles. They are the ultimate decision-makers about what gets posted and when, and what type of content performs well. They are the experts on House of Highlights’ voice and audience. This group assists in ideation for original content, and plays a part in the sales process by helping vet creative ideas and execute sold campaigns. They provide guidance on content/programming plans around tentpole events, constantly sourcing viral UGC, and are responsible for social community management and engagement (DMs, comments section, etc.)
Discover and curate social content that aligns with the House of Highlight brand pillars and engages with the Gen Z audience
Work closely with other programmers to check copy and properly distribute content
Collaborate with other programming groups to align on voice and ensure differentiation across other media outlets
Provide innovative ideas to grow our TikTok following
Enhance our NBA off-season strategy, coming up with ways to showcase the sport even when there aren't games on
Social media is your second language
Deep knowledge and passion across all social media platforms (particularly Instagram, YouTube an TikTok)
Ability to do baseline photo and video editing
Real familiarity with House of Highlights brand, voice and mission
Proactive, not afraid to pitch ideas and break the status quo
Team player, can take constructive criticism
Passion for sports and the NBA community specifically
Superb organizational and communications skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and own projects
Interns MUST be matriculating college students (undergrad or grad)
Students with a communications/journalism background preferred
Willing and able to work night and weekend hours
Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.