The University of South Alabama seeks applications for a paid internship position in the Brand Advancement and Fan Engagement department. This position will report to the Assistant Athletic Director for Brand Advancement & Fan Engagement.
Essential job functions: •Leading the marketing and game presentation efforts for assigned sports. •Provide support for Football, Men’s Basketball and Women’s Basketball. •Assists in scheduling public address announcers, DJ’s, in-game hosts, and other event personnel. •Gain knowledge from all members of the Brand Advancement & Fan Engagement staff to improve skills in all aspects of the operation including marketing, graphic design and video production. •Researches and identifies innovative concepts to help with fan engagement. •Contribute to overall team goals.
Other duties and responsibilities: Prompt and regular attendance; Ability to work schedule as defined (night and weekend hours); Adhere to all University of South Alabama, Sun Belt Conference and NCAA rules and regulations; Other duties as required/assigned by the Assistant Athletic Director for Brand Advancement & Fan Engagement.
Necessary special requirements: Superb interpersonal skills; Excellent written and verbal communications skills; Ability to handle multiple tasks, to assess and order priorities; High level of motivation and assertiveness, as well as an ability to exercise independent judgement.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal and credit background check. The background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution as approved and accepted by the University of South Alabama.
Please send letter of application with resume — including names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About The University of South Alabama
The University of South Alabama is a member of NCAA Division I and the Sun Belt Conference and participates in 17 intercollegiate sports. The University is located along the growing Gulf Coast Region, famous for white sandy beaches, mild winters, and long summers, in Mobile, Alabama. USA with nine colleges and schools (including a College of Medicine), has an enrollment of more than 16,000 students.