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2019 Spring Training Internship - Digital & Social Media with Goodyear Ballpark in Goodyear, AZ

Goodyear Ballpark jobs
Sports Jobs in Goodyear, AZ
Internship: Internship
Goodyear Ballpark and Recreational Complex is the spring training and player development home of the Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds. Our spring training internships offer students an opportunity to gain hands-on, real world experience in all operational areas. By the end of the internship, each intern will have gained hands-on experience in ballpark and ticket office operations, corporate partnerships, community relations, customer service, game day production, events, marketing & social media.

We’re looking for outgoing, innovative individuals who possess a strong work ethic, a positive attitude and desire to learn. You’ll work hard, but you’ll grow both personally and professionally, and have a lot of fun in the process. 

The following internships are available for the 2019 spring training season:
  • Ballpark Operations (1)
  • Corporate Partnerships (2)
  • Marketing & Promotions (2)
  • Digital & Social Media (1)

Examples of responsibilities for all internships:
  • Participating in the selection, interviewing, hiring and training of game day staff and volunteers
  • Participating in conceptual meetings regarding game day logistics, ticketing, marketing and sponsorship 
  • Assisting with development and execution of game day promotions and sponsorship activations
  • Assisting with preparation and execution of ballpark events such as Fantasy Camp, Season Ticket Holder Appreciation Days, Autograph Days and Catch on the Field
  • Developing and participating in Promotions Team activities to  generate awareness of spring training  (i.e. distributing pocket schedules, facilitating mascot appearances at schools and area events, staffing information booths)
  • Gathering fan data through in-park surveys
 
Digital & Social Media Internship
The Digital & Social Media intern will assist with a variety of tasks related to the branding and promotion of Cleveland Indians and Cincinnati Reds spring training. In addition to the responsibilities outlined above, this intern will:
  • Assist with managing Facebook, Twitter & Instagram accounts, including idea generation, content development, scheduling calendar, fan contests, monitoring fan engagement and feedback and providing analytic reports 
  • Create content for website and email campaigns
  • Monitor best practices and trends in social media
  • Capture digital photos/videos and edit content to create interesting posts
 
Requirements:
  • Pursuing a degree in Sports Management, Marketing, Communications or related field
    (you MUST be able to receive academic credit for this internship)
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, sharp attention to detail and proven ability to meet deadlines
  • An idea person, who is adaptable and able to work well with a team to identify solutions and create new opportunities
  • Extremely coachable, ambitious and eager to learn every day; must have a sense of humor
  • Excellent understanding of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram platforms
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign & llustrator 
  • Basic photography and video editing skills with Premier Pro & After Effects a plus
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and successfully pass background check
  • Must be able to relocate to the Goodyear, AZ area and provide own housing and transportation

Dates: 1/2/19 through 03/29/19. (Must be able to work flexible hours to include holidays, weekends & evenings and all game days.)

Salary:
Stipend of $750 per month. Interns are not entitled to a job at the conclusion of their internship.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. This internship is unpaid, and you MUST be able to receive academic credit. Please provide details on how this internship fits into your degree program, including hours required and number of credits.

  3. What is your plan for housing in the Phoenix/Goodyear, AZ area?

  4. What is your level of proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign? (Provide for each platform)

  5. Please describe your experience with photo/video editing software.

  6. We want to make sure that the experience helps build the skills and knowledge necessary to help you get to your career goals. So, specifically, what are you hoping to learn from the experience?

  7. What is your career goal upon completion of your degree? What type of position do you hope to attain upon graduation? Explain in as much detail as possible.

  8. Please submit links to your most creative social media posts and online portfolio, if applicable.