Marketing Internship - Paid - UBS Arena (Elmont · NY)

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Made for Music, Built for Hockey

About UBS Arena 
UBS Arena is the first third-generation arena in New York and will become the new home for the New York Islanders for the 2021-22 season. On the grounds of historic Belmont Park, UBS Arena is Made for Music and Built for Hockey; designed to deliver superior concert acoustics and unforgettable experiences for both music and hockey fans. UBS Arena will attract a roster of world-class artists and diverse music genres and expects to host more than 150 major events annually.

Position Summary
The Marketing Internship will be an opportunity to emersed yourself into one of the most significant new arenas of our time. The right candidate is hard-working, driven, and thinks outside the box on creative projects.  Teamwork and collaboration between the UBS Arena and New York Islander’s Marketing teams are critical for this role. This internship allows the candidate to help create the foundation for an arena making history in the marketplace. 

While you are here, you will  
  • Assist and learn about the live events business 
  • Help to maintain the department’s project management system 
  • Research and contact local key community partners that the arena should be working alongside 
  • Ideate new content for creation 
  • Identify local events in the marketplace for the arena to participate in
  • Identify and assist in creating collateral for local events and community partners.
  • Assisting in preparing agendas, sending calendar invites, and keeping minutes for relevant meetings 
  • Seek local digital influencers for the arena to work with to build a credible voice in the area 
  • Assist in the development of the overall arena marketing strategy with creativity and innovative concepts 
  • Aid in planning the content calendar for the venue’s social media with researched cultural holiday’s, artist birthdays, and other relevant cross promotional opportunities 

What you need to be qualified 
  • Working towards or acquired a bachelor’s degree in marketing, digital marketing, communications, analytics, business administration, or similar.  
  • Prior experience with a concert venue, sports facility, or other multi-purpose assembly facilities is a plus.
  • Extremely well-organized with the ability to multi-task effectively and work under extremely tight deadlines. 
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Basic understanding knowledge of brand identity, advertising, & general marketing strategy.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and listening communication skills.
  • Demonstrated passion for Marketing and the Sports and Entertainment Industry
  • Ability to prioritize several tasks at once 
  • Basic proficiency with MS office suite 
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to create and foster relationships.
Independent, confident, pro-active, and solution-oriented

Who you are:
  • Accountable: Take ownership of your work and of your projects from start to finish with a keen attention to detail
  • Flexible: Switch gears on a moment’s notice and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Collaborative: Build cross-functional relationships within the organization and with partners
  • Passionate: Bring energy and a can-do attitude to the role every day
  • Solutions-Oriented: Show off your problem-solving and decision-making skills while focusing on the solutions in every case

Joining the team means
  • Experience in launching a brand-new fan first, top-of-the-line arena in the New York metropolitan market. 
  • Joining a culture of startup mentality 

The Fine Print
UBS Arena is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you working towards or have acquired an Associates Bachelor's degree?

  2. Do you have prior experience with a concert venue, sports facility, or other multi-purpose assembly facility?

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