Website Coordinator Internship / Sports Management
Georgia State Games Commission
The Georgia State Games is one of the largest Amateur Olympic-Style Sports Festivals in the country. We rely HEAVILY on top quality interns to operate many of our sporting Projects and Programs.
-We are seeking top level, organized, THOROUGH, team oriented, talented, aggressive, outgoing and innovative interns to assist in the preparation and implementation for this year's events;
-This internship is NOT for the student looking to get by, be a social butterfly or to party for the semester;
-Past experience developing and updating websites;
-Experience with Dreamweaver, HTML or other website software programs;
-Ability to work independently AND apart of a team in a fast paced, time sensitive environment.
Potential Benefits of a Georgia Games Internship:
-This is a tremendous experience! We have tons of interns from across the country last year. The interns get a GREAT, HANDS-ON experience. No fetching coffee. Real life planning AND implementation of public relations activities and programs is what they will experience.
-Internship opportunities are offered in both paid and unpaid positions depending on intern's experience & skills, time commitment availability, academic credit ability and semester sought.
-Housing and partial meals option is available.
-Earn academic credit
-Real life on-the-job experience with BIG time responsibilities that other internships do not provide. See description on second page for details.
-Internships include semester-long positions
-Internship program has been offered since 1990
-Students have come from the following US States: AK, AL, AR, CA, CT, DC, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, ME, MI, MS, MN, NC, ND, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI and WV and from the countries of Canada, England, Germany and Hungary just to intern with the Georgia Games.
-Internships are first offered to students completing the internship for academic credit.
-Interns have turned down the United State Olympic Committee, Professional and College programs to intern with the Georgia Games.
* Priority will be given to those students completing the internship for academic credit and/or for a graduation
* Priority will be given to students currently enrolled in college.
The Website Coordinators are responsible for the developing, implementing and evaluating the Georgia Games and associated organizational affiliated websites, platforms, forms and others mediums.
-Update Georgia Games website ensuring correctness;
-Develop new on-line forms pages;
-Develop and implement annual photographic albums;
-Develop and maintaining results platforms;
-Work with ALL 20+ event coordinators to ensure compliance with all needed activities.
-Develop a volunteers page;
-Work with evens coordinators and sports chairs to develop accurate results reporting and athlete biographies.
-Oversee all outgoing publications and promotional materials via website associations,
-Develop NEW Taekwondo website
-Develop NEW Youth Rugby Website
-Supervise and update the content, maintenance and development of the Georgia Games website.
-Compile and document all event results and post to all media outlets including Internet and database.
-Attend and work all on-site activities as determined by Executive Director.
-Continue, maintain and update previous social media programs and activities.
-Complete all other duties as assigned.
To Apply: Submit the following:
1) Georgia Games Application (found on our website: www.georgiagames.org)
a. Submit in the original Microsoft WORD software NOT as a PDF or other program.
2) Sports Questionnaire (found on our website: www.georgiagames.org)
a. Submit in the original Microsoft EXCEL software NOT as a PDF or other program.
4) Cover letter
5) If Graphics/Website/PR/Photography: ALSO submit samples of previous work.
Submit the FOUR items in ONE email as FOUR attachments.
How To Apply For This Internship