The Social Media and Marketing Intern position provide qualified candidates the opportunity to gain valuable work experience. Interns are expected to work together as a team with the leadership of the Sharks management to create the best experience for fans and players. It is expected that all interns are willing and able to provide exceptional customer service, communicate well and work efficiently. We offer a stipend or college credit as compensation.
Candidates must be:
-Enrolled as a full time student at a college or university
-Interested in the internship opportunities and tasks available
-Willing to work for at least 40 hours per week during the baseball season if necessary (May 20th through August 17th), which includes days, nights and weekends
-Willing to make your internship the top priority during the Sharks season
Candidates are required to have their own:
-Means of transportation to and from the baseball park (the “Shark Tank”) or access to the VTA bus system (www.vineyardtransit.com)
-Housing on the Vineyard
All interns will work with upper management in executing the business plan for the season and the daily operational plan. All interns must also be willing, if necessary, to serve as our mascot at games and special events.
Their responsibilities include:
-Game day operations tasks
-Coordinates postings to social media (Facebook, blog, website, Twitter)
-Interview players and coaches for the Sharks blog and write recaps of each game for posting on the Sharks blog
-Assists PA announcer before, during and after home games
-Utilizing photoshop (if skill set is available) for advertisements on website and blog
-Distributing promotional material
Please contact Assistant GM Veronica Meyer (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.