Intern - Sports Marketing (Marketing & Promotions)

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 Sports Marketing Internship. Embry Riddle Eagles is an NCAA Division ll institution and competes in the Sunshine State Conference.

Job Description

  • Assist in the development and implementation of season-long marketing campaigns, game-day promotional activities, game day scriptwriting, organizing presentations and groups, game day contests and entertainment, and manage in-game elements.
  • Develop fan relations - You will be responsible for interacting with fans and enhancing the game-day fan experience through game day and grassroots marketing efforts.
  • Collaborate on the design and creation of print and digital marketing collateral (i.e. social media and website graphics, posters, magnets, schedule cards, etc.).
  • Proactive in researching and coordinating activities and events in the community to increase brand awareness of the program within the Daytona Beach area.
  • 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.
  • Serve as a liaison to on-campus student clubs and organizations.
  • Recruit members to The Flock (ERAU Official Student Spirit Group) and Ernie’s Kids Club.
  • Manage and coordinate various appearances for the university’s mascot, Ernie the Eagle.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous intercollegiate athletics or professional sports experience preferred, with an interest in sports marketing and/or collegiate athletic administration as a career path.
  • Previous experience with fan engagement and game-day operations.
  • Knowledge and experience in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.).
  • Knowledge of social media platforms (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Tik Tok).

Please include a marketing plan or concept from previous projects with your application submission.

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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