Merchandise Seasonal Assistant Internship / Pro Sports
This position reports directly to the Merchandise Manager. This person should be an outgoing energetic and creative professional who is a clear self-starter. This position is responsible for assisting with the day to day operations of the Team Store and online Team Store and learning about working in the Sports Industry.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assist with inventory management and planning of RoughRiders branded merchandise
∑ Learn the methods of creating and ordering merchandise for the store
∑ Assist with all pre-event and event operations within the department
∑ Coordinate the game-day set up of merchandise selling locations
o Including but not limited to stocking merchandise and daily cleaning
∑ Manage the Riderís store from customer service to display of product and inventory management
∑ Learn the POS register/inventory system to be able to troubleshoot issues and assist with maintaining product database
∑ Work with the Merchandise Manager to oversee game-day staff and help with hiring and scheduling
∑ Keep online Team Store up to date with new merchandise and correct inventory
o Fulfill and ship online orders
∑ Assist with development and execution of marketing plan for merchandise department
∑ Any other jobs that are necessary to improving the overall operations of the Team Store and the RoughRiders Operation
∑ High level of integrity.
∑ Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator experience a plus but not required
∑ Proficient in Microsoft Office
∑ Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize goals.
∑ Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
∑ Detail oriented and strong analytical skills.
∑ Strong team work ethic.
∑ Strong time management and organizational skills.
∑ Must have strong people skills.
∑ Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
∑ Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, non-game weekends and holidays.
∑ Ability to work all 70 home games and miscellaneous ballpark events
∑ The ideal candidate should be receiving school credit.
This position will start January 4, 2018 and end on September 30, 2018
How To Apply For This Internship