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2020 Fall Website Development and Management Internship with Midwest Sports Productions in Shawnee · KS

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The world wide web continues to evolve, and Midwest Sports Productions is looking for an individual who enjoys working on website development, helping to foster and support the youth fastpitch and baseball community through an open, accessible and welcoming online environment. 
 
If you are seeking an intern position in the sports industry with a fast-paced style and hands-on learning, then Midwest Sports Productions is the place! 
 
The MSP Team is a fun-loving, energized and dynamic group at the heart of Midwest Sports   Productions' world class events. Our goal is to drive excitement, win new customers, and introduce existing customers to new and exciting experiences. 
  
Each mission and execution is different and is catered to the audience at hand: be it providing the energy needed in the office, igniting the coolest youth sports event in town, visiting a club team just to say thanks for 'playing MSP,' a special guest of ours about to  perform or supporting a team that's in need.  We make sure that every MSP family member we engage with gets a special interaction, giving them that little something extra when they need it most and creating a whole new level of energetic feel before, during and after MSP events.
 
Our Website Development and Management Intern will assist in the creation of new microsites for specific brands within the company, troubleshooting website issues, continuously updating the site with content to engage followers, and assisting with maximizing SEO to its fullest potential.
 
In addition to Website projects, you may also have the opportunity to work in other services such as marketing, event management, business development initiatives and game day operations as needed. 
 
Time Period
This is an Unpaid Internship. Internship will span over a semester of college and involves about 600 hours (Can be flexible based on needs)
 
Hours 
We can offer flexible hours during the week based on the needs of your supervisor and can be discussed. Weekend availability is a must – you will be expected to work on weekends posting social media content.
   
Professional Requirements
Must be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and pursuing a relevant major, such as Sports Management, Sports Marketing, Recreation & Parks Management, etc.  

 Personal Requirements 
  • Punctual and self-motivating 
  • Must be comfortable working independently as well as in a team setting.
  • Excellent verbal/communication 
  • Attention to detail 

Attire
Comfortable, appropriate office/field attire is acceptable
 
Social Media & Website Management
Qualifications desired: 
  • Prior experience designing new websites
  • Knowledge of WordPress
  • Experience with common plug-ins
  • Understanding and experience applying code to a website
  • Ability to effectively communicate info & ideas in written and oral format
  • Demonstrates customer service techniques when needed

The Website Development and Management Internship includes but is not limited to:
  • Continually monitoring the health of all MSP websites (SEO, performance)
  • Management of all MSP branded websites
  • Oversees design (timeline cover photos, profile pic., landing pages, etc.)
  • Updates sites as needed to ensure accuracy
  • Work closely with marketing, events and logistics team to obtain information to share and updates to make

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 have a place to stay in Kansas City?

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