Sport Marketing & Event Management Intern

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TRACS Inc
480 Pleasant Street Suite B-120
Watertown, MA
Posted: September 29 2016
Application Deadline: December 31, 2016
Position: 5 Full-time, Unpaid
Timeframe: 02/01/17 — 06/01/17

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Description

TRACS, Inc., a sports marketing and event management company based in Watertown, MA, is offering internship opportunities in sports marketing and event management for Spring and/or Summer 2017.

Work Environment
We have an open working style in a spacious office with lots of natural light in a converted mill building (we love the brick and beam). Our team is small, but we can pivot resources quickly and efficiently. As an intern you will be incorporated directly into the TRACS team from the get-go and will have the opportunity to complete tasks with direct impact on TRACS’ success. What will you gain from your TRACS Internship? Great experience in sports marketing and event management that is transferrable to careers in various disciplines. If you are interested please send your resume and cover letter and either 3-5 work samples or a link to your online portfolio to careers@tracs.net.

Responsibilities

Upcoming Projects
As a TRACS intern you will be involved in the planning and organizational phases of TRACS’ 2017 projects and events. Gain an understanding of the client relationship by sitting-in on phone meetings with clients and committee planning sessions. You will participate in event planning activities with experiences that range from learning the process of vendor research to developing and implementing public outreach plans. Glimpse new business development by helping to develop pitch strategies through research and brainstorming sessions. Learn about the impact of social media by assisting with developing, implementing and tracking social media campaigns. A sampling of our upcoming 2017 projects include:

• Race SpotWatch Live Coverage of the Boston Marathon
• Booth Activation: New Jersey Marathon & Half Marathon Expo
• 5K@ADA Run/Walk, San Diego, CA
• AACE EmPower 5K Run Run/Walk, Austin, TX
• ASCRS Foundation Run for Sight 5K, Los Angeles, CA
• Emerging Eiltes Spring and Summer Programs
• 5K@IDF Run/Walk, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirites
• 5K@EASD Run Walk to Change Diabetes, Lisbon, Portugal

Requirements

Qualifications & Skills
• Excellent ability to multi-task
• Strong organizational skills
• Knowledge of/interest in sports
• Strong attention to detail
• Initiative and resourcefulness
• Function independently within an open team environment
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
• Possess clear and concise communication skills (verbal and written)
• Have an interest in learning about brand activation and sponsorship management
• Macintosh OS (preferred)
• Are enrolled in a university degree-seeking program and have a minimum GPA of 3.3

Skills

Required - Proficient in Microsoft Office, Detail Oriented
Preferred - Mac OS

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