Game Day/Event Intern
BUFFALO REGALS JUNIOR HOCKEY
Game Day/Special Event Operations Intern
The Game Day/Special Event Operations Intern would be responsible in helping all marketing efforts and game day operations of the Buffalo Regals hockey team for the 2019-20 season. The internship will provide those who desire a career in sports and entertainment with an opportunity to learn the business and event management side of sports while gaining valuable career experience, building a portfolio and enjoying networking opportunities in the process. The ideal candidate will possess a strong desire to work in the sports industry as well as outstanding communication skills.
*Assist in marketing plans for promotional game nights during the season * Responsible for specific promotional nights from planning to execution on the actual game night (Ex: Salute to the Troops; Pink the Rink, etc) * Generate ideas and execute plans on how to market our games to the community, including youth organizations and high schools * Database contact information * Create ideas for ways to promote birthday party packages, kids club and tickets * Assisting with community relations and player appearances by seeking events to attend as well as attending events as a representative of the Buffalo Regals * Assisting with the Buffalo Regals Reading Program *Assist with actual game day operations including set up and take down *Help to coordinate In Game Promotions and Intermission activities *Other duties as assigned by Game Day Manager.
*Strong interest in marketing, sports management or event planning *Ability to work Wednesday evenings and one Saturday per month *Outstanding verbal and written communication skills *Ability to work in a fast paced environment and deal with fans in a responsible and respectful manner *The ability to work inside of a cold ice rink and the ability to stand for several hours and move about quickly.
Interested parties can submit a letter of interest and a resume to:
Regals Junior Hockey, c/o Peter Preteroti, 3465 Broadway, Cheektowaga, NY 14227 or email to: email@example.com