Intern - Sports Marketing (Sponsorship & Ticket Sales)

Employer
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Location
Daytona Beach, FL

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Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Job Description

Embry-Riddle Athletics is seeking applicants for the 2022-23 Tickets & Sponsorship Sales Internship. Embry Riddle Eagles is an NCAA Division ll institution and competes in the Sunshine State Conference.

Job Description

  • Assist with the development and implementation of a comprehensive plan for single, group, and season ticket sales.
  • Manage the hiring, training, managing, and supervision of student employees for ticket operation.
  • Support ticket sales’ game day responsibilities, including sales kiosk setup, game day sales, and/or group fan experiences.
  • Responsible for processing ticket sales reconciliation reports after events and reconciling sales with reports.
  • Support the department in corporate sponsorship initiatives by assisting with prospecting and soliciting new sponsors, developing strong professional relationships with sponsors, and activating contracted assets throughout the season.
  • Assist in the creation of outbound partner proposals & renewals with creative ideas for game day, event, social, and digital marketing campaigns.
  • Facilitate and assist in managing contractual obligations.
  • Track partner deliverable assets, including signage tracking, capturing proof of performance, coordinating on-site activations, and executing in-game sponsored elements.
  • Maintain a strong and continuous relationship with each account, as this will assist in the renewal process.
  • Work with the marketing department to develop and implement a marketing plan for the season.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required.
  • Must possess a competitive nature and a positive attitude.
  • Strong willingness to learn and work in a team environment.
  • Excellent organization, time management, and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of the functions of a collegiate athletics department.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior sales, cold calling, telemarketing, and/or corporate sponsorship experience.
  • Previous intercollegiate athletics or professional sports experience, with an interest in sports marketing and/or collegiate athletic administration as a career path.
  • Knowledge and experience in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.).

Compensation

Interns receive a total compensation of $16,000 for the duration of the internship. In addition, this internship offers an optional university meal plan (taxable).

Duration

10 months, July to May.

Organization

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is an independent, culturally diverse institution providing quality education and research in aviation, aerospace, engineering, and other related fields with residential campuses located in Daytona Beach, Florida and Prescott, Arizona. The University's Worldwide campus provides educational opportunities online and at approximately 130 locations throughout the United States, Asia, Europe, and Central/South America.

As the largest and most comprehensive aviation and aerospace-focused university in the world, Embry-Riddle is a unique institution. Over the past 90 years, the University has evolved with industry to break new ground and produce top-level graduates who serve the ever-changing needs of aviation and aerospace and other STEM-related disciplines. Embry-Riddle offers programs in seven primary fields of study including: Applied Science; Aviation; Business; Computers and Technology; Engineering; Safety, Security, and Intelligence; and Space.

For Academic Year 2020-21, there were over 10,700 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students that attended the University's residential campuses and approximately 32,700 students in total enrolled with the University around the world.

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