ESPN Radio Station Intern

ESPN Radio Station Intern

Position: ESPN Radio Station Intern Reports To: General Sales Manager

Location: Richmond Department: Programming

FLSA: Non-Exempt Station: ESPN

Mandate: To competently and professionally learn all aspects of the day to day functions in a local radio station cluster through instruction, resources and tools to grow and succeed.

The Radio One story began simply with a dream and one radio station. 35 years, 16 markets, and 50 stations later, we are an urban media empire, spanning multiple media outlets. We are in your ears. (Reach Media/Radio One) On your televisions. (TV One) And may even be the name behind your favorite website. (Interactive One) Information is power, and our mission here at Radio One is simple – to be the most trusted media source in the African-American community. Here at Radio One we pride ourselves on hiring people who are dedicated and continue to challenge the norm, while embracing a corporate culture built off of creativity and passion. We are our employees’ biggest fans, and it is our daily mission to attract, develop, and retain the brightest stars in the business.

Radio One is currently looking for Interns to join our team!

About ESPN Richmond: ESPN Richmond is home of the Washington Redskins, The Baltimore Orioles, University of Richmond, and many more! With a combination of iconic ESPN show and local programming, we are the #1 source for sports news, updates, and exclusive coverage!

Radio One Inc. Internship Mission Statement:

To prepare students to have a working knowledge in all day to day aspects of a local radio station cluster by providing instruction, resources, and tools to grow and succeed!


At Radio One we want you to get “more than coffee” in our customized internship program. Gone are the days of sitting at a desk performing meaningless tasks for school credit! At Radio One Inc. we develop and inspire our Interns through hands-on projects, gaining experience from industry professionals, promoting personal and career development and boosting your skill set for the real world! When you leave here, you walk away with working knowledge in every department of a local radio station.

Departments to gain experience from:

Marketing & Promotions



Digital/Mobile/Social Media

Business Office

The perks:

  • $$ (We wish media interns were paid when we were coming up!)
  • FREE EVENTS (some of the hottest events, concerts, and celebs come through Radio One!)
  • Experience - That’s why we all intern anyways right?


  • Someone who is flexible, passionate and creative about radio!
  • A team player who is committed and open to learning and developing new skills
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Must be able to provide proof of current college or broadcasting program enrollment
  • A strong interest in the sports industry is a plus!