Team Operations Intern with Columbus Crew SC in Columbus · OH

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Overview:
Columbus Crew SC is seeking a Team Operations Intern for the 2021 MLS Season. This individual will help facilitate all day to day operations and administration for both the First Team and Academy. This position will require an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about getting experience on the soccer operations side of the sport. In this role, there will be crossover into team operations, player operations, equipment operations and academy operations. 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the administration of team needs and requirements
  • Assist in preparation for preseason and in-season travel including flights, hotel accommodations, ground transportation and field acquisition
  • Assist with away team requests in home market including training locations and times, water, medical materials and facilitation of ticket requests
  • Organize and help facilitate weekly player appearances with other departments within the company
  • Assist in the day-to-day requirements of our player needs, including friends and family support
  • Assist in the day-to-day operations surrounding testing protocols during the 2021 season
  • Assist in the daily setup and breakdown of team locker room
  • Assist in the preparation of training fields for both team and individual training sessions
  • Assist in laundering of both training and game uniforms
  • Other duties as directed and required

 

Experience/Pertinent Skill:
  • Currently attending or recently graduated from an accredited university (required)
  • Degree in Sports Management/Business, Social Work, or Hospitality preferred
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, particularly tasks that are time sensitive
  • Excellent time management skills, dependability, professionalism, and attention to details
  • Strong work ethic and a desire to build a career in professional sports
  • Familiarity with the professional soccer landscape
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work with others
  • Candidates who are bilingual will take priority
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office; PowerPoint, Word, Excel
  • Ability to keep a strong and positive attitude that reflects the spirit of the club 
  • This role is outward facing, and it is imperative the individual projects positive goodwill 
  • This role requires a high level of trust and managing delicate and sensitive information 
 
Please Note – this position will require some travel, night, and weekend/holiday work.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.