Corinthians FC of San Antonio is looking for the best of the best!  Internship opportunities in corporate relations and sponsorship,  journalism, sales and marketing, social media and website design.

General Qualifications:

Enrollment in a degree program at an accredited university in sports management, business administration, communications, economics or other relevant area.  Internship must be completed for college credit.

* A professional appearance, positive attitude, motivated self-starter with the capacity to work independently while contributing to team projects.
* Excellent communication (verbal and written), time-management and presentation skills are a must.
* A desired candidate will be able to multi-task and take direction.
* Customer service oriented.
* Maintain a flexible schedule, work long hours, including some weekends.
* Professional work ethic and demeanor is imperative.

CORPORATE RELATIONS and SPONSORSHIP INTERN

Corporate relations and sponsorship intern will assist in the initiation and retention of corporate partnerships and the development of long-term, comprehensive, collaborative partnerships with the corporate community.  These include marketing sponsorships, branding opportunities and special events to fulfill contractual elements.

Responsibilities

* Assist in the development of project-specific letters, solicitation packets, proposals and fulfillment reports for annual partnerships and sponsorships.
* Assist with events as needed and requested by our sponsors.
* Help identify potential new corporate partners.
* Support the corporate relations team by providing research briefs about the corporate community as it relates to corporate giving, sponsorships, innovations and trends.
* Manage RSVP list and complete other duties as assigned.
* Provide additional support to the corporate relations team as requested.
* Organize all sponsor photos.
* Assist in the development of mid-season and end of season reviews.
* Maintain weekly documentation of your internship experience.

Additonal Qualifications:

* Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point) is a must.
* Experience with Access is a plus!
* Resourceful and proactive attitude.

Email resume and cover letter to: internships@corinthiansfcsa.com

JOURNALISM INTERN

Journalism Intern develops press releases and other media related content for CFC SA and affiliated service projects.

Responsibilities

* Develop feature articles for news media, online and blog posts.
* Assist and participate in corporate and CFC SA events, promotions and other activities.
* Coordinate with Director of Community Outreach and Video Content Editor on social media marketing efforts, including strategy, communication and growth of Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

Additional Qualifications:

* Previous media experience for school, magazine, online publication or other venues desired.
* Interest in the digital communications industry and content management systems.
* Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects simultaneously.
* Strong computer skills to include PhotoShop, content management systems and social networking sites.

Email resume and cover letter to: internships@corinthiansfcsa.com

SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN
Social Media Intern develops content for various Social Media platforms including, but not limited to:  Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram, Pinterest and Reddit.  Duties also include updating the Social Media sites for CFC SA, including live games.

WEBSITE DESIGN INTERN
Website Design Intern will be responsible for the Corinthians FC  SA website and other web project developments as needed.

Responsibilities

* Review and evaluate existing website designs and ways to improve on them.
* Code basic HTML by hand and/or with the use of WordPress.
* Work with and understand basic JavaScript and related concepts of 3rd party component interactions.
* Editing of website content for SEO optimization
* File management knowledge including naming conventions, folder organization and file migrations.
* Knowledge of website hosting and multi-server environments.
* Edit and create CSS files to achieve web page design goals.
* Design web banner ads, advertisements and corporate identities to match the look of corporate partners.
* Work with some Flash and / or video elements (upload, download, edit).

Additional Qualifications:

* Must have experience with WordPress, php, css and other pertinent web design tools.
* Proficiency in PhotoShop, Illustrator, Acrobat, WordPress and other web and graphic software required.

Email resume and cover letter to: internships@corinthiansfcsa.com

SALES AND MARKETING INTERN

Sales and Marketing Intern will gain valuable experience in one of the most vital aspects of a professional sports organization.

Responsibilities:

* Database and client information management.
* Organize lead lists.
* Assist with grassroots marketing at community outreach events.
* Assist with game day operations.
* Create marketing collateral.
* Prepare sales presentations to maximize ticket sales revenue.
* Conduct research on potential leads.

Internships are currently available for the 2014 year.  Email resume and cover letter to: internships@corinthiansfcsa.com