| The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl is seeking candidates to fill its Digital Media & Marketing 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 all digital media & marketing efforts.
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Social Media Daily monitoring of all social properties Write and edit content including copy, photos and graphics Regularly use Adobe Creative Cloud to create graphics Weekly tracking of analytics Plan and implement social media efforts Scheduled benchmarking of trends inside and outside of the Bowl industry Build and maintain content calendar
Website Content writing and editing Content updating Facilitation of staff update requests Statistical tracking
Marketing Create and manage content and publication of “This Week from the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl” Assist in implementation of the Bowl’s annual marketing and communications plan Assist in production, shooting and release of video segments Assist in various aspects of Bowl signage plan as required Coordinate and execute Hotel FanFest event during Bowl Week Assist in E-mail marketing efforts
Dodd Trophy Create Preseason, Midseason and Final Watch List based on specific Dodd Trophy filters Prepare weekly comparisons of coaches for Coach of the Week Monitor, create content, track analytics, keep calendar and post for social media accounts
Other Scheduling of marketing/communication meetings Assist Bowl staff and fellow interns as required Assist with research projects as needed Assist with ticket sales calls as needed Assist with mailings Additional duties as assigned
*Responsibilities are subject to change
STAFF SUPERVISION: Chief Operating Officer, Director of Integrated Marketing and the Marketing and Digital Manager