| The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl is seeking candidates to fill its Ticket Sales internship position for the 2017-2018 college football season. The internship program period begins June 15, 2017 and concludes February 15, 2018. Each position pays a stipend of $1,800.00 per month. Please note that housing is not provided by the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl. |
This year’s internship class will help plan and execute two Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games featuring the University of Alabama vs. Florida State University and the University of Tennessee vs. Georgia Tech. Interns will also play a vital role in the planning and execution of the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl. Interns will also assist with other Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl events and initiatives during their term. Interns are assigned to a specific concentration area but are expected to provide support to all areas of the company’s business in a direct, supporting or administrative role. Qualified applicants should be team first, sports-minded, self-motivators who are willing to accept the long hours and hard work required to succeed in the sports industry. Additionally, qualified applicants should be committed to pursuing a career in the business of athletics.
APPLICANT GUIDELINES Interested candidates can apply by submitting their cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidates applying for the Communications role are required to submit three writing samples in addition to a cover letter, resume and contact information for three references. Ideal examples of content to submit would be press releases, feature stories or similar professional writings. Candidate cover letters should fully respond to the following questions/requests: Please clearly indicate which concentration area you are interested in obtaining. Please indicate if you will have any academic obligations (classes, projects, etc.) during the internship period of June 15, 2017 through February 15, 2018 How does your prior work experience and skill set specifically make you the ideal candidate for an internship with the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl? All required documents must be received by March 9, 2017. Applicant submissions without all of the required documentation will not be considered for the program. Applicant submissions not received by March 9, 2017 will not be considered for the program. The cover letter, resume, contact information for references, and all other application materials should be in ONE file. Candidates should not contact the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl office for initial status updates. Candidate evaluation consists of a resume evaluation period, teleconference interview period and a final in-person interview period. Final selection of candidates is targeted for May 5, 2017. Please note that the final selection date could be extended as evaluations are conducted.
PRIMARY POSITION ROLE: This position will be responsible for supporting ticket operations and corporate sales. PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Customer Service and Ticket Sales Operations Contacting current and potential ticket buyers via phone and/or e-mail to purchase tickets for the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game Prospecting potential Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl ticket buyers through our existing database, Book of Lists, LinkedIn or any other legitimate sales mechanism. Responding promptly to all voicemails and e-mail communications from corporate sales clients/prospects and renewal/new ticket buyers Logging all of your phone calls on a daily basis to maintain accurate, detailed records Entering credit card/check orders into Archtics for the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, SEC Championship, Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and all ancillary events Assisting with the fulfillment of all Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game, SEC Championship and Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Tickets Answering phone calls on the Ticket phone line and e-mails in the Tickets inbox
Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Board of Advisors Program Sending bi-weekly e-mails to members Collecting RSVP’s for all meetings Handling all member ticket-related questions Maintaining a real-time record of all Board of Advisor ticket sales
*Responsibilities are subject to change
STAFF SUPERVISION: Director of Ticket Sales and the Vice President of Sales