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Community Relations Intern / Pro Sports

Los Angeles Sparks

This internship will provide valuable experience planning and executing major fundraisers, events, and educational programming, developing and maintaining community partnerships, fulfilling community donation requests and coordinating player appearances and fan experiences.

Key Program Benefits:

  • Career related hands on experience with a Championship Professional Sports Team

  • An inside look at the community relationships of the LA Sparks WNBA team

  • Opportunity to explore different avenues of the sports industry through access to various departments

  • This is a fun, fast-paced internship that will add real work experience to your resume as well as your coursework

    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Manager, Community Relations in the planning, promotion and execution of all community relations programs and events

  • Assist with processing donations and appearance requests

  • Increase Excel and database skills by maintaining various databases and spreadsheets

  • Maintain inventory for all memorabilia and promotional items

  • Other duties as assigned

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Assist in the planning, promotion and execution of all community relations programs and events

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel and/or Pages and Keynote

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong creative-thinking skills

  • Passion to work in the sports industry and with non-profits

  • Ability to successfully multi-task and maintain organization

  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure

  • Ability to work well with others

    Special Requirements:

  • Will need to have reliable transportation

  • Some use of personal vehicle

  • Includes some night and weekend hours for events

    Please include a cover letter letting us know why Community Relations in Los Angeles is important to you.

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