Marketing and Communications Internship / Pro Sports
The Normal CornBelters Professional Baseball Team, a member of the Frontier League, are seeking Marketing & Communications Interns for the 2017-2018 season. Roles will be assigned based on the individual's experience and ability following an interview process to determine the best fit within the organization.
2017-2018 Internship Roles
-Public Relations & Communications: Manage day to day duties to connect our organization with the local public and media outlets via press releases and feature stories.
-Digital & Social Media: Assist with the creation, management, and execution of social media and newsletter campaigns.
Duties and Responsibilities
-Ability to write and present business proposals to prospective clients.
-Assess and research market competition in order to develop accurate and influential marketing plans.
-Manage social media campaigns and day-to-day activities including content development and management.
-Ensure an effective and professional image to customers and present an accurate portrayal of business strategies across all social media platforms.
-Analyze the effectiveness of online campaigns by collecting data and producing reports.
-Identify sales opportunities through networking and outreach within the local market.
Competencies and Qualifications
-Excellent organizational skills and a self-starter with a creative mind.
-Displays in-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.).
-Previous experience in writing press releases and media pieces.
-Maintains excellent writing and language skills.
-Strong attention to detail while being able to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast paced work environment.
-Night and weekend work required, including working special events.
-This is an unpaid position. Internships are eligible for college credit, as well as future placement in part-time and full-time positions with the CornBelters.
How To Apply For This Internship