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Comcast/XFINITY Social Media Job Search

Comcast / XFINITY is providing the most interesting of contests for the sports fan: the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job! This is your chance to earn money doing what you love, talking about sports! And if you happen to win, Comcast will set you up with more than your fair share of gear as well.

How do you win such a contest, and what are the stakes involved? Here are the details:

Have you ever wanted a shot at winning your dream job in sports social media? Here’s your chance – XFINITY is launching a nationwide contest to find the next sports social media star to serve as the voice of XFINITY behind-the-scenes at the biggest sporting events nationwide in 2012.

The contest is called "Xfinity Presents: The Ultimate Sports Social Media Job" and runs from January 13th through March 25th. The winner will receive a one-year salary, all the electronics for the ultimate sports pad, and will have the opportunity to share thoughts, insights, and content with fans nationwide via the @XFINITYSports Twitter handle on a daily basis. This is truly a dream job opportunity for anyone looking to make a name for themselves in the world of sports and social media.

Here’s how it works:

From January 13 – February 6, you can log on to and submit a :30-2:00 video on the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job contest tab that shows why your sports knowledge, social media expertise, personality, and passion for Comcast products and services makes you the perfect candidate for the job.

The top video submissions will be featured on the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job contest tab located on for fans to vote on from February 9-19. The five entrants who tally the most votes will advance to the final round of the contest where they will cover one of five premier sports events the weekend of March 8-11. Following that weekend, a panel of judges will evaluate each performance and announce the winner of the contest by March 25th!

Head today to and click on the Ultimate Sports Social Media Job contest tab for all the details, as well as contest rules. Enter soon, as February 6th is the deadline for video submissions! Thanks to Fish Stripes partner XFINITY for bringing this opportunity to our readers.

Clearly, fans all sports and interests should be intrigued by this opportunity; the bottom line is that you get a chance to talk about sports via various media platforms including Twitter for money. If you ever wanted to break into the world of sports media discussion and get paid for it, this could very well be your chance! Give it a shot, submit a video, and you could be next breakout sports social media star!