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CofC Athletics: Seeks Sports Marketing Intern

By Megan Gould
Posted on 8 August 2019 | 11:56 am — 

With Who:  College of Charleston Athletics

Dates:  The duration of the 2019-2020 school year (August 2019 – May 2020).

Position Description:  The College of Charleston Athletic Department is seeking motivated students to work as an intern for the duration of the 2019-2020 school year. Interns must be current students. The internship combines office duties and event experience to prepare you for a career in athletics and/or marketing. A large focus of the internship will be promoting athletic events to the student body at the College of Charleston.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Create marketing and promotional plans for assigned sports and games
  • Execute game day promotions & help with sponsorship fulfillment on game day
  • Assist with campus promotion and social media efforts to increase attendance at athletic events
  • Find opportunities on campus and in the community to promote our athletic teams
  • Work community events to promote CofC Athletics, such as Farmer’s Markets, festivals, etc.
  • Answer the phone and assist customers with ticket purchases and questions
  • Maintain inventory of giveaway items and marketing collateral

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Must be at least a junior in school (Sophomores will be considered if you have a strong resume and can prove you will take the position seriously)
  • Strong organizational and communication skills a must
  • Willingness to talk to people and work as a team is very important

Time Requirements:

  • Work at least 10 office hours a week plus 75% of all games and events
  • You will be expected to work some games over holiday breaks, depending on the schedule
  • Any planned trips, vacations, etc. must be communicated in advance

Compensation:  The internship is unpaid. Class credit is available. Student must apply and secure proper documentation to their advisor to receive class credit.

Apply:  Email sportsmarketing@cofc.edu with your resume and class schedule for Fall 2019.

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