Marketing Intern with Madison Mallards Baseball Club in Madison · WI

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The Madison Mallards are seeking creative and energetic individuals to assist in the Mallards marketing and promotional efforts. The marketing interns will serve under the close supervision of the Sponsorship Activation and Community Relations Coordinator. These individuals will be central to creating a world class fan experience at the Duck Pond. As members of our Quack Pack, the marketing interns will assist with all game day promotions and on-field activities, along with a variety of community initiatives. They will also work closely with the Sponsorship Activation interns. 

Responsibilities Include: 
  • Coordinate all on-field promotions and pre-game activities 
  • Create new and fun on-field promotions 
  • Write and manage game day scripts
  • Attend mascot and player appearances in the community 
  • Willing to be the mascot if needed
  • Develop and execute various theme nights throughout the ballpark
  • Engage the crowd throughout the game and get them excited for Mallards baseball 
  • Create and capture engaging content for social media
  • Develop positive relationships with fans, clients, and community members to help promote the Madison Mallards 
  • Deliver marketing materials throughout the Madison community 
  • Ensure that the ballpark is ready and looking presentable each game day
  • Set-up the Fan Zone for every game
  • Assist the sponsorship activation team with tasks, as needed
  • Attend/facilitate special events such as community little league games, movie nights, parades, and baseball clinics
Required Skills: 
  • Creative mind set with the ability to think quickly 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Upbeat and fun personality 
  • Must be outgoing and not afraid to act crazy, get loud
  • Willingness to work outdoors rain or shine

    About Big Top Sports and Entertainment:
    Big Top Sports and Entertainment is the largest and most successful summer collegiate baseball ownership group in the nation attracting more than 400,000 fans in 2019. BTB annually hires more than 70 interns for its Northwoods League franchises, the Green Bay Booyah, Madison Mallards, Kenosha Kingfish, and Wisconsin Rapids Rafters. Each team plays 36 home games from late May through August. Internships run from mid-May through the completion of the season, near the end of August. Every summer the interns work directly with the management staff.  Interviews have begun and will continue until all positions are filled.    

Currently 80% of Big Top Sports and Entertainment’s full-time staff completed an internship or seasonal position with one of its four teams prior to their full-time employment.  Former interns have gone on to work for the Carolina Panthers, Milwaukee Brewers, Arizona Diamondbacks, TREK Bicycles, and various minor league and summer collegiate league baseball teams. 

All Interns must receive college credit for this internship OR this internship must qualify for a graduation requirement.  All Interns will receive a $1,850 housing & travel.  There are educational and work components to this position.  Some of the work components may include tasks such as hanging signs, preparing the ballpark prior to the season, deliveries and other miscellaneous outdoor work.

Besides game day duties, each intern will be responsible for helping prepare and maintain the ballpark prior to the start of the season as well as participating in offsite catering events. All interns will participate in a weekly sports management class that will be instructed by front office personnel or outside speakers that have gained success in the industry.

In addition to your specific area of focus, all interns will have the opportunity to work with the staff to gain experience in the marketing and ticket sales department.  Sales tasks will include calling renewals and single game ticket buyers, creating surveys to gauge the fan experience, answering incoming phone calls, placing ticket orders, and delivering tickets to clients.  Marketing tasks will include creating on field promotions and nightly promotions as well as brainstorming ideas for new sponsorship prospects.

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. Will you receive college credit for this internship?

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