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2019 Fall/2020 Spring Social Media and Website Management Intern with Midwest Sports Production in Shawnee, KS

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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.
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.

 Time Period
Unpaid Internship will span over a semester of college and involves about 600 hours (Can be flexible based on needs)

We can offer flexible hours during the week.  They can either be full or partial days and either a full week or just a few days per week. 
 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 
Comfortable, appropriate office/field attire is acceptable
Social Media & Website Management:
Qualifications desired: 
  • Prior experience managing business-oriented social media accounts
  • Displays in-depth knowledge & understanding of social platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, YouTube
  • Demonstrates creativity
  • Ability to effectively communicate info & ideas in written format
  • Demonstrates customer service techniques when needed

The Social Media Manager will administer all social media accounts. Administration includes but is not limited to:
  • Creating and implementing social media marketing plan
  • Strategic planning and scheduling of social media posts that may include:
  • General event marketing
  • On-site coverage/posting during events
  • Event recaps 
  • Current topic and news related articles that coincide with the mission, values and vision of MSP
  • Development of brand awareness and online reputation
  • Responding to direct messages and comments in a professional manner
  • Oversees design (timeline cover photos, profile pic., landing pages, etc.)

Responsibilities include:
  • Brand development
  • Engagement of customers
  • Monitor trends in social media tools, apps, design & strategy

Website Management:
  • Makes updates to current event websites as needed
  • Consistently ensures everything is operating properly 

Administers SEO and generation of inbound traffic 

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