This is our 11th year of providing career & technology training through internships in a sports program. Individuals who are selected as interns will develop sophisticated office and technology skills while working under the guidance and tutelage of a team of professionals who are tops in their field.
The 2014 FBF Summer Internship Program runs from June 1st – July 30th on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am – 2pm.
Summer 2014 Internship Positions
Social Media & Marketing Intern
Responsibilities will include growing our online presence through our social media (Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Flickr, Instagram, and Pinterest) and establishing connections within the community (local businesses, newspapers, etc.). We are looking for someone who is outgoing and interested in a future in advertising, public relations, or marketing.
SEO Analytics Intern
You will assist in monitoring and analyzing our Website SEO and Social Media Analytics. We are looking for someone who can analyze this data, write coherent reports explaining the data, and offer suggestions for improvement. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and writing skills, and is interested in websites and social media.
Clubhouse Manager Intern
You will be working with the Collegiate Head Coach to oversee the clubhouse. You will travel with the team, make travel arrangements, bring equipment to games, launder uniforms, and generally make sure the players are happy. You will also keep score on our iPad during the games. This is a PAID position.
Video Production Intern
You will assist in creating and editing short promotional videos of the California Warriors baseball players that will be used in several different marketing and advertising platforms. The ideal candidate must have a keen interest in film and a working knowledge of iMovie.
Web Design Intern
You will learn how to use WordPress (html & CSS) and will assist in managing the First Base Foundation website.
As the Sabermetrics Intern, you will be responsible for analyzing statistical data from our collegiate games and creating reports on all our collegiate players that will be given to our general manager. These reports will be used to create detailed Recruitment Profiles for our players.
Sports Journalism Intern
You will be responsible for writing articles about our various teams and their games throughout the summer. These articles can range from objective to editorial in content, and will be posted on the Blog portion of our website as well as on the front page newsfeed. You must have an interest in sports writing, and you must be willing to attend some California Warriors games throughout the summer. You will receive guidance from FBF Board Member, Eno Sarris
, who is a member of the Baseball Writers Association of America and writes for Fangraphs, ESPN, and many others.
Office Assistant Intern
You will be providing detailed office assistance to the Executive Director. Your projects will include learning to write and edit promotional Constant Contact newsletters, and organizing SEO Analytics reports on the First Base Foundation Website. You will be supervised by Monika, our Promotional Communications and Research Associate. We will expect you to be organized, focused, and have the ability to multi-task. Must be able to work quickly and efficiently.