Sales and Sponsorship Internship

Sales and Sponsorship Internship

Type of Position: Internship (multiple positions available)
Commitment: May 2019–August/September 2019
Compensation: 40 hours unpaid, with the opportunity to earn college credit

The Sales and Sponsorship Internship program is a hands-on internship that will expose students to all aspects of sales and marketing for a professional baseball team. Students will learn and assist our sales staff with the solicitation of group sales ticket packages and corporate sales. Interns will have a rotational schedule, including office hours and working at home games.

Responsibilities

• Supporting the daily tasks of the Sales Department
• Create and implement programming related to game-day themes and group sales
• Client prospecting and data base management
• Inside sales
• Create proposals and participate in presentations to prospects
• Assist with the implementation of corporate partnerships

Qualifications

• Sport Management, Marketing, Public Relations, and Communications majors preferred, but candidates with other concentrations considered
• Must be able enthusiastic and able to keep up in a fast-paced environment
• Provide a fun, entertaining, and positive family-friendly experience for our Miners fans.
• Be able to assist and learn from our sales team
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Positive, outgoing attitude and willingness to learn required
• Must be able to lift 10–40 lbs. and stand for long periods of time as needed
• Able to comply with the rotational schedule of working office hours assisting sales or working the operations of our home games
• Additional mascot appearances and street team events as needed

Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter via email to careers@statefairgroup.com. Email applications only please.