The Department of Athletics at Wofford College is seeking applications for the Marketing Assistant and Graphic Design internship positions. These are 10-month internships beginning in August 2019 that will require day-to-day office duties and game management responsibilities.
Marketing Assistant (1 Opening) 1.Serve as the primary marketing contact for women’s basketball, volleyball, lacrosse and additional NCAA Division I programs
2.Learn and operate various production elements for basketball, volleyball, football and lacrosse game days, including the operation of Click Effects music and Daktronics software,
3.Actively sell season, group and single-game tickets for football, men's basketball, women's basketball and volleyball
4.Oversee the Wofford Sports Marketing student-worker staff and student-worker event schedule
5.Schedule and assign staff, volunteers and performers to handle game day operations (i.e. public-address announcer, national anthem performers, halftime performers, etc.)
6.Involved with social media and digital marketing efforts for the official social media accounts of the Wofford Terriers
7.Work to continually improve on-campus marketing efforts and student outreach
8.Represent Wofford Athletics at community events and increase brand awareness
9.Other duties as assigned by the Director of Marketing and Promotions
Graphic Design Coordinator (1 Opening) 1.Create all digital content for football, basketball, volleyball and lacrosse video boards
2.Create content for use on social media, print, website and other communication tools
3.Design artwork for a variety of promotional giveaway items
4.Assist with creating and enhancing content within the department’s current marketing campaign
5.Proactively work within a small team environment and manage multiple projects at once
Bachelor's degree required.
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud and graphic design applications
Working knowledge of marketing, promotions and ticket sales techniques in collegiate or professional sports
Previous experience in collegiate or professional sports preferred
Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Organized, dependable, punctual, willing to learn and a self-starter
Ability to work nights, weekends and some holidays
E-mail cover letter, resume, and three references to Jake Farkas, Director of Marketing and Promotions, at email@example.com. Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
Additional Salary Information: Room and board, plus a $250/month stipend. Additional income opportunities may exist.
About Wofford College
Wofford College is a private liberal arts institution located in Spartanburg, South Carolina with approximately 1,600 students. Wofford competes at the NCAA Division I level in all sports and is a member of the Southern Conference.