Monday, November 21, 2016

Events Internship with the Washington Nationals Baseball Club

Reporting to the Manager of Events, the intern will support the event production process from inception to day-of event managing, on both game days and non-game days. The intern will support both the management of event set-up, and the planning and operating processes of events over the course of the season. The intern will work collaboratively with the events team to provide a variety of services including account management, event planning and execution, and game day and post-game event execution. Additionally, this intern will oversee the Nationals’ game day birthday party program during all weekend home games.

Duration of Internship: January to November

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Responsible for assistance with planning and coordination of non-baseball events at the park (including pre-game and post-game events on game days).
• Support the Ballpark Operations event staff to manage execution of all events to ensure efficient and high quality event production leading to customer satisfaction.
• Responsible for the planning and execution of all pregame birthday parties.
• Attend and contribute in post-event debriefs.
• Oversee game day set-ups and activations, and non-game day event set-ups.
• Assist in labor tracking documentation.
• Manage special projects in support of facilities department.
• Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
• Currently enrolled as an under graduate or graduate student of an accredited college or university and have completed a minimum of 1 semester, or have graduated from an accredited college or university within the last 6 months
• Event Operations experience preferred.
• Strong organizational, verbal and written communication skills
• Available for entire term of internship
• Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office
• Positive attitude with dedication to a well-executed final product
• Interest in event operations and management
• Uphold Core Values: Excellence, Performance, and Accountability. These core values set the tone in everything we do, help us succeed on and off the field, make a difference in the community and provide the best guest experience in sports. It is important that the person in the position commits themselves to these core values so that we can constantly move forward in the same direction – Together.

Applications accepted until January 13, 2017.

To view the full internship posting and to apply, students should log in to Careers4Terps and search the post’s ID number: 149115