Corporate Partnership Intern

  • Forward Madison FC
  • Madison, WI, USA
  • 13 Feb, 2021
Intern Business & Commercial Entry Level

Job Description

Job Description: Corporate Partnership Intern
Reports to: Ryan Mooney (Director of Corporate Partnerships)
Internship Dates: Due to the length of the FMFC season, our internships run from end of February - end of season (usually October). We ask our interns to make the commitment for this period of time as they will get the most out of the experience to be part of a full season.

Corporate Partnership Intern Job Description:
We are seeking a highly motivated Corporate Partnership intern who has a passion for sports marketing. This position will work closely with the Director of Corporate Partnerships and the Managing Partners to service our corporate clients. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual to learn the process of structuring and facilitating sponsorships. Due to the nature of working within a small team, this role will give you the opportunity to work with several departments.

Responsibilities to include but not limited to:
  • Work with the Director of Corporate Partnership to create and execute sponsorship agreements 
  • Assist in servicing our corporate clients 
  • Assist in creating and executing partnership proposals and contracts
  • Assist in gameday partnership execution
  • Assist in identifying and setting meetings with potential clients 
  • Assist in sustaining positive relationships with all customers and important industry leaders 
  • Strong written skills 
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Detail oriented and organized 
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Confident to work in a fast-paced environment 
  • Team player who is willing to own projects 
  • Knowledge of the American soccer landscape 
Terms of Internship:
Internships run from approximately March 2, 2021 until the end of the 2021 season (approx. October 2021).  Due to the uncertainty regarding sports in Madison, the internship start date is to be determined and Forward Madison has the right to end said internship prior to the end of the 2021 season. The interns work directly with the management staff. All Interns must receive college credit for this internship OR this internship must qualify for a graduation requirement. Interns will receive a stipend. We don't cover any relocation expenses, etc.
Forward Madison FC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.