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Corporate Partnerships Intern Program with Dallas Wings in Arlington · TX

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 The Internship Program:  
The Dallas Wings Corporate Partnership department is in search of highly motivated, organized and most importantly, enthusiastic individuals who are interested in working in sports. As an intern, you will learn about the various aspects of Corporate Partnerships for the Dallas Wings. 
 
All interns will get to observe and practice meaningful work that has a direct impact on the business. Under the direction and guidance of Dallas Wings executives, the internship program will provide students with the unique opportunity to gain practical sports Corporate Partnership experience in a professional sports league setting. By working on various strategic projects and initiatives, intern will gain hands on experience with team staff.
  
Participants of the internship program will receive a final evaluation to assess their performance, review goals, and discuss developmental needs. In addition to practical on-the-job training, the intern will be challenged with learning opportunities relevant to Dallas Wings business needs. Based on several key factors, the intern may be considered for program extensions or offered full-time employment upon graduation.
 
Internship Benefits Include:
  • Academic credit internship
  • Enhanced project management skills
  • In-depth working knowledge of sports partnerships
  • Work in a collaborative and fun team environment
  • Strengthened writing and oral communication skills
  • Supporting Dallas Wings Corporate Partnerships
  • Increased experience and value added to your resume
 
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Ability to work non-traditional and long hours including evening and weekends
  • Students must be currently enrolled at an accredited university; in an undergraduate or graduate degree program
  • Must be able to meet the following criteria through the accredited university:
    • Must be enrolled in class at University to receive school credit and related to their field of study with their Intern position 
    • Documents are required by University to be completed by manager & approved by HR
    • University project requirements/assignments must be made available to Dallas Wings HR at completion of the internship
  • Cover letter indicating your position(s) of interest and resume
  • Strong customer / member service skills
  • Ability to work in a supportive team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
 
Corporate Partnerships Intern
Areas you will be learning about:
  • How to prospect and research brands that align with the Dallas Wings/WNBA values
  • How to plan and execute gameday and event activations 
  • How to track and report partnership assets 
  • How to build relationships with business clients
  • How to work and collaborate within a sports team’s front office

Learning Opportunities: 
  • Work closely with the Dallas Wings Corporate Partnership team on projects throughout the summer
  • Observe and practice how to provide proof of partnership assets in the form of photos, data and recap reports
  • Observe and practice how to plan and execute sponsored community events
  • Observe and practice how to activate partnerships on gamedays
  • Observe and practice how to apply best practices to current partners
  • Observe and practice how to research brands that align with the Dallas Wings
  • Observe and practice how to manage day-to-day needs of the partnerships staff and complete general office tasks
  • Observe and practice how to manage projects of various scale from beginning to end
  • Observe and practice how to react to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently.
  • Observe and practice how to produce great work results through organization, integrity, effective communication and proactive problem solving.
  • Observe and practice how to focus on small details and accuracy in a fast-paced changing environment.
  • Observe and practice how to apply strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Observe and practice how to be a team player
  • Observe and practice how to work with internal and external departments to produce a final product

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. Are you available to work non-traditional and long hours including evening and weekends?

  3. Are you currently enrolled at an accredited university; in an undergraduate or graduate degree program

  4. Are you enrolled in class at University to receive school credit and related to their field of study with their Intern position ?

  5. Do you understand this is an UNPAID for College Credit internship?





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