IOWA GAMES J-TERM INTERNS
1 position available | Full Time 30 - 40 hours per week
Dates: January 2, 2013 - January 28, 2014 *Starting date and ending date is negotiable
Net Fest Volleyball- January 4 *Interns required to attend
Winter Iowa Games - January 24 -26 *Interns are strongly encouraged to attend the Winter Iowa Games
Who: Students majoring in Sport Management/Leisure Studies, Business Administration/Marketing or related field. All college levels are welcome to apply but Juniors and Seniors who need internship credit to graduate are strongly encouraged to apply. Students must be attending a University or College which offers the J-term semester.
Job Description: Will assist in organizing and conducting the Winter Iowa Games and Net Fest Volleyball which are hosted by the ISF. Duties will include but are not limited to: assisting with entry materials, marketing and promoting the event, data entry, Web site updates, confirmation letters, team schedules, distributing equipment, writing press releases, and event setup and tear down.
Hours: Typical office hours for interns will be Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. J-term interns are encouraged to attend the Winter Iowa Games, January 24-26 in Dubuque with other interns and the Iowa Games Staff. Accommodations for the Winter Games are paid by the Iowa Sports Foundation.
to be an ISF Intern
Qualifications: Must be organized and detailed oriented. Must have some skills with Microsoft Word and Excel and have the ability to learn Access, Web site design, Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, PowerPoint and the ISF databases. Must be a team player and work well with others.
Why the ISF: The internship will give you the opportunity to learn a great deal about not-for-profit entities. You will work with a dedicated staff managing sports events and helping people change their life by changing their choices.
Other Perks: Paid Stipend at the conclusion of the internship. ■ Fitness membership to Lied Recreation Center on the campus of Iowa State University. ■ Have fun while building your resume. ■ Meet new people.
DEADLINE: November 1, 2013
To apply, email resume, cover letter, and three references to one of the contacts below.
Iowa Games - Cory Kennedy - firstname.lastname@example.org