Corporate Partnership Intern with SPARKS LASPORTS, LLC in Los Angeles · CA

Sports Jobs in Los Angeles · CA
Internship: Internship
Job Description: This internship program is a hands-on opportunity for students to build their work experience and learn the behind-the-scenes operations of a WNBA team. Interns will participate in a series of events and activities exposing them to all departments as well as the many facets of working for a professional sports team. To assist with the implementation and execution of the Sparks overall sponsorship plan.

Key Program Benefits:
  • Career Related hands on experience with a Championship Professional Sports Team
  • An inside look at the corporate sponsorships of the LA Sparks WNBA team
  • Opportunity to explore different avenues of the sports industry through access to various departments
  • Overall skill creation with regards to all aspects of Corporate Sponsorships
  • This is a fun, fast-paced internship that will add real work experience to your resume as well as your coursework.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Research companies and people to build prospect profile
  • Assist with customer service aspects of sponsor events and activities
  • Works with other departments to facilitate the servicing of sponsor accounts
  • Attend all Sparks home games
  • Sort, track, and respond to department mail
  • General office duties including, placing/returning phone calls, filing, sorting, and typing letters/reports
  • Other related duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Knowledge of computer software including: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • Basic knowledge of photoshop and Adobe creative cloud programs
  • Dedicated, Conscientious, Hardworking, Friendly, Positive attitude, Standout colleague
  • Proficient at researching people, events, and companies on the Internet
  • Use of general office equipment: copy and fax machines
  • Working knowledge of what’s going on in women’s basketball and the sports industry in general

Special Requirements:
  • To qualify for this internship one MUST be enrolled in a college class/program for credit
  • Some use of personal vehicle
  • Job includes some night and weekend hours

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. 

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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