NOW ACCEPTING RESUMES FOR FALL 2018 AND SPRING 2019.
2018-19 Season Reading Royals Intern The Reading Royals, a Philadelphia Flyers ECHL affiliate, are a driven, energetic team who are constantly striving to create the best fan experience both on and off the ice. We’re in search of college or graduate students with the right combination of initiative, people skills, and marketing savvy to help us grow. Internship opportunities are available within the marketing, game operations, and merchandise departments.
As one of the 2018-2019 season interns, you will have the opportunity to work on creative initiatives, marketing campaigns, merchandise sales and buying, as well game operations. You will also get to experience the excitement of game days!
Interns will get to work games, learn about game operations, help sell 50/50 and chuck a puck as well as assist with on-ice promotions. This isn’t just your average college internship: we pride ourselves in creating a prestigious learning environment for people to grow and evolve into full-time candidates. If you are a creative go-getter, who isn’t afraid to think outside the box, then we want to hear from you!
TO SUBMIT A RESUME AND COVER LETTER SEE DEPARTMENT CONTACT BELOW:
For Ticketing send to Chris Hazel at firstname.lastname@example.org
For Marketing, Game Day Operations, Merchandise or Mascot send to Gregg Lewis at email@example.com
For Video Production or Graphic Design (Must submit demo reel or portfolio as well) send to Calvin Spohn at firstname.lastname@example.org
For Broadcasting, Writing, Media Relations and Social Media send to David Fine at email@example.com
KEY FOCUS AND LEARNING
How to develop and maintain a company brand through community engagement and digital platforms
The process of creating a marketing plan including social media, ticket sales strategy and promotion
How to monitor and report on in house marketing and community relations effort
The steps of the sales cycle
Cold calling techniques that will help you connect with and pitch the right people
How to use leading sales software programs
how to communicate with the marketing department to produce great sales collateral
How to create and maintain relationships with clients
Learn about the broadcast industry and how to interact local and national media
WE ARE LOOKING FOR
An intern candidate with positive attitude, willingness to learn, self-confident, professionalism, and strong sense of accountability
A willingness to ‘roll up your sleeves’ and work hard to achieve goals
Ability to build relationships, work and contribute in a team based environment and deliver excellence in client service
Shared passion for the business and a desire to positively influence the business
A high level of comfort interacting with all kinds of people
Strong interpersonal/ customer service skills, including strong oral and communication skills
Ability to communicate effectively both outside and throughout the organization
Someone who expects highest quality performance from self and others