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PR Intern / Sports Management


DraftKings


DraftKings is a leading sports entertainment brand that creates the most exciting digital sports competitions and experiences on the planet. Our goal is to transform the way fans experience sports. Our mission is to make sports better – and make better sports fans – by bringing them closer to the games they love. We are the signature tech startup of our generation in Boston.

DraftKings is looking for a PR Intern to assist with day-to-day activities in our Communications department


Responsibilities will include but not limited to:

-Work internally with team members to draft pitches and build media lists to support ongoing sports, product and campaign launches
-Compile and organize grassroots metrics – generated from advocacy E-mails, Mobile App pushes and Social posts. Requires integration with DraftKings’ Customer Relations (CRM) and Social Media teams.
-Research stakeholders and potential third-party partners in states and markets critical to DraftKings’ government relations efforts.
-Produce comprehensive lists of target traditional media and Social influencers in priority states/markets, by sport and by beat.
-Monitor and report relevant press, social posts/trends/conversations and message board threads relevant to the company’s reputation or may impact the industry’s public affairs and lobbying campaigns.
-Support planning and execution of state/local grassroots and PR campaigns as needed.
-Help craft award submissions for executives, the company or product (pending award)


Qualifications:

-Holds or is currently pursuing a degree in Communications, Media, or a related field
-Candidate must be motivated, organized, detailed oriented, and able to thrive in a fast paced environment
-Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite


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