Grassroots Promotion Racquet Intern / Sports and Fitness
Wilson Sporting Goods Co.
We are currently seeking a Grassroots/Promotions Racquet Intern who has passion for Racquet Sports and is eager to learn the business side of sports. The intern will assist in various projects within the Racquet Sports Division at Wilson and be exposed to various Racquet Sports team members to gain broad perspective on our business.
What We Are Looking For
The recruitment process is limited to Collegiate Tennis Players and/or Team Managers. The application will be posted on the Intercollegiate Tennis Association site and only student athletes from this organization are eligible to apply.
Other qualifications include:
-Strong interest in gaining experience in the areas of communications, marketing, promotions or athletics administration
-Excellent organizational skills; proactive attitude
-Experience with Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point)
-Currently a Junior or Senior enrolled in a college or 4 year university (university or college must be an ITA member)
-Tennis Team Member or Team Manager and for at least two semesters
-Experience promoting his/her varsity tennis team on their college campus and in the community (i.e. helping to market home matches as part of the ITA attendance race)
This position is located at Wilsonís Global Headquarters in Chicago, home of the Bears, Cubs, Sox, Blackhawks and Bulls. Wilson employees enjoy a casual work environment, free health club membership, a fun break area with ping pong and pool table, and a lot of healthy competition during big sporting events like the Super Bowl, March Madness, the World Series and the Stanley Cup.
How To Apply For This Internship