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2024 - 2025 Big Ten Network Brand Ambassador - The Ohio State University

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FOX Corporation

2024 - 2025 Big Ten Network Brand Ambassador - The Ohio State University

Remote
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

    Fox Sports

    FOX Sports, the industry leader in live events, is the umbrella entity representing Fox Corporation’s wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes, as well as a joint-venture business in the Big Ten Network and digital properties including http://FOXSports.com and the FOX Sports App. FOX Sports has delivered the most watched television program, NFL’s America’s Game of the Week on FOX, for fourteen consecutive years.

    JOB DESCRIPTION

    The Big Ten Network Brand Ambassador Program raises brand awareness geared specifically towards each Big Ten campus's student body and fan base. The Brand Ambassador Program will give students an opportunity to be an extension of the Big Ten Network on their respective campuses while learning what it takes to work on-site at Big Ten events/games and exclusively represent the Big Ten Network brand. Brand Ambassadors will report directly to the Chicago-based Manager of Marketing, and will be based at The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH.

    A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Support on-site activations at major sporting events to ensure effective engagement and promotion of the Big Ten Network brand

    • Plan, organize, and execute on-campus events maximizing student and fan interaction with the Big Ten Network

    • Take part in Big Ten Network-specific events, such as Big Ten Tailgate, ensuring brand visibility and positive audience experiences

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

    • Must be actively enrolled in The Ohio State University and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree during the length of the program

    • Current class standing of sophomore, (second-year college student) or above and on-campus throughout the entire school year (excluding holiday breaks)

    • Strong academic record

    • Committed and available to work for the entire length of the program

    • Access to own housing and transportation to/from BTN events

    STUDENTS SELECTED TO MOVE FORWARD IN THE INTERVIEW PROCESS:

    Must demonstrate knowledge of the company and sports media industry

    TO APPLY:

    • Submit a 1-page resume (PDF preferred)

    • Submit a cover letter (PDF preferred)

    • Explain why your background and experience make you a good fit for our program

    STUDENTS ACCEPTED INTO THE 2024-2025 SCHOOL YEAR PROGRAM:

    • Are required to provide a copy of an unofficial transcript or letter from the adviser/registrar showing proof of enrollment

    2024-2025 SCHOOL YEAR SCHEDULE:

    General Application Deadline: Sunday, July 7, 2024

    Program Timeline: Monday, August 19, 2024 - Friday, May 2, 2025

    Scheduled Weekly Hours: 16 - 24 hours per week

    NOTE: Schedules vary based on department needs and your availability. We do our best to work around your class schedule.

    STANDING OUT AS A TOP CANDIDATE:

    Successful students have:

    • Strong knowledge of Big Ten Network’s programming, talent, and brand initiatives

    • The ability to maintain a professional demeanor when interfacing with talent and executives

    • The ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment

    • The ability to work well on teams and collaborative efforts

    • A self-starter attitude and proactive nature

    • Students studying marketing, communications, public relations, and journalism are preferred

    • A detail-oriented nature with strong organizational skills

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

    PROGRAM FEATURES:

    FOX Master Classes: A variety of presentations, panels, discussions, and trainings geared toward advancing your knowledge of our company, industry, and software systems

    Professional Development Series: A variety of activities geared toward enhancing your professional development

    Networking Opportunities: Numerous opportunities to connect with fellow interns and other professionals within the company

    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

    At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

    Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $17.50-17.50 per hour.

  • Industry
    Broadcast Media
  • About Us

    Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the FOX Network, and the FOX Television Stations.

    We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.