Sport, Marketing and Event Management Intern
January – May (starting and ending dates negotiable)

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.

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 and the Iowa Games database. Must be a team player and work well with others.Job Description: Will assist in organizing and conducting the Winter Iowa Games, Fish Iowa Games, Mud Run, Live Healthy Iowa Track Championships, Live Healthy Iowa 5K and other major events 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 newsletters and event setup and tear down.

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 and see the insights of sport and event managements.

Hours: Typical office hours for interns will be Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. However, there will be required attendance at weekend events and occasional late hours as activities dictate. The Spring Sport and Event Management Intern will be required to work the Winter Iowa Games weekends and Live Healthy Iowa 5K.

Other Perks:
Paid Stipend at the conclusion of the internship
Fitness membership to Lied Recreation Center on the campus of Iowa State
Have fun while building your resume
Meet new people

Deadline: October 31, 2017
E-mail a resume, cover letter and three references. Please indicate which internship and semester you are applying for.

 
Submit to:
Megan Hansen | Assistant Sports Director
megan.hansen@iowagames.org

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