Brown University Athletics is seeking candidates for a Marketing Intern for the 2023-2024 season. The marketing assistant will assist in the development, coordination and execution of marketing plans for assigned varsity sports. Located in Providence, Rhode Island, and a member of the Ivy League, our intercollegiate athletics program consists of 34 varsity teams with approximately 1,000 athletes who participate within the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA-D1).Â Â Â
Job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Assist in the development and coordination of marketing plans for the department and specific teams to generate attendance and revenue for athletic events.
Assist in event marketing, planning and implementation.
Develop game-day promotions. Assist with preparation of game-day public address scripts and execution of in-game promotions. Assist with planning and coordinating outside group attendance at athletic events.
Coordinate appearances by Bruno (mascot) at Athletics events, campus events, and at marketing events in the community.
Assist in Social Media Efforts. Capture and create content/messaging for official Brown Athletics social media outlets.
Perform additional duties and assist with special projects as assigned.
High School Diploma/GED
Prior experience in athletics marketing, promotions, or operations preferred.
Strong organizational, interpersonal, oral communication and computer skills needed.
Experienced with Adobe Photoshop
Possess a willingness and ability to support a diverse and inclusive environment.
The successful candidate for this position will be required to complete a criminal background, Education and credit check, and MVR check satisfactory to Brown University prior to commencing employment.
All division employees are required to demonstrate exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA rules and regulations; the duties of the position are to be performed in compliance with all NCAA and Ivy League rules and regulations; and any rules violations on behalf of themselves or any knowledge of violations within the division are to be reported to the appropriate parties.Â Employees in coaching positions are required to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test, maintain current AED/CPR & First Aid certification (certification is available at no cost through the Division), and attend all required divisional and/or NCAA training/education programs.
Background Check â“ Criminal, Education, MVR
All offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background check and education verification satisfactory to Brown.
Recruiting Start Date:
Job Posting Title:
Athletics Marketing Intern
Athletics and Recreation
Seasonal/Intermittent (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)
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Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.
In order to maintain 90% or greater universal vaccination rates on campus, all newly hired employees at Brown University must receive the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine before they begin work, unless they are approved for a medical or religious exemption. All employees must also receive a COVID-19 booster within thirty (30) days of becoming eligible. For more information, please visit the Healthy Brown site.
As an EEO/AA employer, Brown University provides equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination, harassment and retaliation based upon a personâ™s race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law, and caste, which is protected by our University policies.
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Engineering, Executive Master of Healthcare Leadership and the IE Brown Executive MBA.