Corporate Sales Internship / Pro Sports
The Normal CornBelters Professional Baseball Team, a member of the Frontier League, are seeking Corporate Sales Interns for the 2017-2018 season. Positions are available starting in August and may continue through the 2018 season.
This position will report directly to the General Manager and VP of Sales. The Corporate Sales Intern is responsible for assisting the Corporate Sales department with various client projects and support. This internship will allow the applicant to gain valuable work experience within a professional baseball organization.
Duties and Responsibilities
-Assist with creation of proof of performance documentation for clients including photographing signage, community programs, promotional events, on-field presentations, scoreboard messages, etc. at the discretion of the General Manager
-Assist in game day logistical set-up and event set-up such as mascot appearances, community events, clinics, etc.
-Support front office Corporate Sales Reps with sales recaps that include all aspects of sponsorship for renewals and proof of performance.
-Ensure excellent client experience at games and off-site events.
-Assist in general office work including filing, copying, mailing, data entry, contract routing.
-Perform other duties as assigned.
-Booking radio, television and other interviews/speaking engagements for the Team President and General Manager.
Competencies and Qualifications
-Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and other social media platforms. Photoshop is a plus!
-Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
-Self-motivated and outgoing person with the ability to prioritize and multi-task.
-Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
-Candidates must be enthusiastic with a strong work ethic and desire to work in sports.
-Ability to work flexible hour including nights, weekends and holidays.
-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.
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