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Long Island Ducks

Merchandise and Client Services Assistant/Internship (Full time, college grads only)

Long Island Ducks
Central Islip, NY
Facility Operations/Event Staff: Facility/Venue Management
The Long Island Ducks of The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball are currently accepting applications to fill the position of Merchandise/Client Services Intern for the 2018 season. The start date could be as early as late February and the internship would run through early October. Knowledge of Photoshop and Quark a plus, as are experience in retail and customer service. Strong managerial and verbal skills are essential, as is the ability to work well in a dynamic, small-office environment. The successful candidate should be dependable, able to handle multiple tasks, work long hours (weekends & evenings included), be willing to get his/her hands dirty, and assist the Merchandise Manager in:
• Managing the daily operations of one of the most successful merchandise stores in minor league baseball (register use, financial responsibilities, staffing concerns, etc).
• Preparation of all ‘Proof of performance’ pieces for sponsors
• Interacting with fans in a customer friendly fashion.
• Learning and teaching customer service and sales skills
• Serving as support staff for all other departments on an “as needed” basis.
o This includes: Sales calls, mascot appearances, tarping the field, and much more…

College Graduates only. A detailed cover letter should accompany the application.
This is an unpaid internship.  However, a monthly stipend of $800 is provided to assist with any out-of-pocket costs (commuting, etc) associated with the internship.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Do you have retail sales experience?

  3. Have you ever worked for a sports team or venue?

  4. Do you have living arrangement on Long Island and your own transportation? If so, where?

  5. Are you currently a college graduate willing to make this type of full time commitment through September?