This time-limited internship position will assist in all aspects of marketing and promoting NC State University’s NCAA Division I 23-sport athletics program. The candidates will serve as the primary marketing contact for assigned sports and secondary contact for additional sports.
This position will be responsible for developing marketing, ticketing, advertising, social media and promotional plans for designated sports and managing the individual sports budgets; works with the Creative Services team on cohesive branding and creative for marketing materials; works with Video and Broadcast Services to create in-game and advertising video elements. Assists with implementing social media strategies, campaigns and presence on social networking sites including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social applications as needed. This position will be responsible to work and lead gameday production for various sports. Works directly with a number of departments on campus and within athletics, including the coaching staffs to develop marketing plans and season campaigns. This position will also be required to recruit and manage the game day student volunteer staff. This position is an opportunity to gain exposure to all facets of collegiate athletic administration (i.e. compliance, facilities, event management, game operations, the Wolfpack Club).
Required: Bachelor’s degree in a related field with a graduation date no later than May 2020. Basic knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop.
The ability to work a non-standard work week including nights, weekends & holidays. A highly motivated, goal and team-oriented individual looking for career experience in college athletics; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; computer skills and knowledge.
Preferred: Prior athletic marketing experience, Adobe Creative Suite skills, audio/ video-editing skills, social media, and public relations experience preferred.
About NC State Athletics
With more than 35,000 students, North Carolina State University is one of the leading land-grant institutions in the nation, committed to playing an active and vital role in improving the quality of life for the citizens of North Carolina, the nation and the world.NC State is consistently ranked among the nation's top 50 public universities and ranked by Princeton Review as a best value for students. Recently, NC State was recognized as one of the Wall Street Journal’s Top 20 “Best colleges and universities,” as ranked by Fortune 500 company job recruiters.In terms of quality of life, Cary, is a suburb to Raleigh in the heart of North Carolina’s Research Triangle and boasts one of the lowest crime rates in the nation. Due to the low crime rate, for the eleventh straight year, Cary is ranked as the safest city in North Carolina and the entire Southeastern United States.