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All American Games - Paid Internship (Army AA Game etc.)

Posted: 02/21/2013 9:15 AM

All American Games - Paid Internship (Army AA Game etc.) 


Found this job yesterday and thought someone out here might be interested:

Application/Enquiry Email: selectiontour@allamericangames.com
Company Website: http://www.usarmyallamericanbowl.com/
Job Details
Job Type: Internship
Minimum Education Required: College Graduate
Wage: 1500 month
Job Start Date: Job End Date:
August January
Job Description:
ENTRY-LEVEL POSITIONS: SEEKING GRADUATES INTERESTED IN EVENT PLANNING, MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS

All American Games, the owner and producer of the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, the U.S. Army National Combine, and Football University is seeking qualified candidates to coordinate, manage, and execute the 2014 U.S. Army All-American Bowl and Eastbay Youth All-American Bowl Selection Tours during the fall of 2013. Selection Tour teams present and announce the official selection of each U.S. Army All-American (90 high school football players and 125 high school marching band members) and Eastbay Youth All-American at their respective high schools and middle schools during assemblies, pep rallies, press conferences, and football games.

The Selection Tour position consists of event coordination/operations, public presentations, brand management, public relations, media management, and budget management. Selection Tour personnel will be responsible for executing All American Games’ national grass-roots marketing campaign that will include significant travel (September - early December). Upon completion of the Selection Tour, members are integrated into the operational components of executing the weeks leading up to the All American Games Bowl Week, featuring U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Tour personnel will then join the All American Games staff in San Antonio and be placed in their respective Bowl Week positions according to qualifications and field of interest. Upon the conclusion of the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, Selection Tour personnel may have the opportunity to join All American Games on a full-time employment basis.

The U.S. Army All-American Bowl is considered the nation’s premier All-American game by high school football players, coaches, and fans from around the country. The 2013 game saw over 40,000 people pack the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX. Alumni of the game include Adrian Peterson and Andrew Luck. The 2014 game will be played on Saturday, January 4, in San Antonio, live on NBC.

Length of Employment: Early September, 2013 - mid January, 2014

Office Location: Rockaway, NJ (Housing provided if needed)

Travel Location: Across the United States (pending Selection Tour schedule)

Hours: Full-Time (40 - 60+ hours per week)

Compensation: Monthly Stipend ($1,500 per month)

Contact: Send resume and cover letter to email address above.

Job Responsibilities:
The Selection Tour position consists of event coordination/operations, public presentations, brand management, public relations, media management, and budget management. Selection Tour personnel will be responsible for executing All American Games’ national grass-roots marketing campaign that will include significant travel (September - early December). Upon completion of the Selection Tour, members are integrated into the operational components of executing the weeks leading up to the All American Games Bowl Week, featuring U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Tour personnel will then join the All American Games staff in San Antonio and be placed in their respective Bowl Week positions according to qualifications and field of interest.

Job Requirements:
Qualifications:

-Highly motivated and energetic individual looking for a career in event planning, marketing, public relations or operations
-Ability to spend several months on the road from September - early December
-Computer skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)
-Excellent communication (oral and written) skills
-Organizational skills
-College graduates preferred (This position can count for college credit)
How to Apply
Send email to address above.
Kevin Lustgarten
JCFootball.com / JC Grid-Wire
Publisher
JC Football Facebook
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Posted: 02/22/2013 12:14 PM

Re: All American Games - Paid Internship (Army AA Game etc.) 


Sounds fun.  I don't see any age restriction, so I wonder if they'd take me?
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Posted: 02/22/2013 1:21 PM

Re: All American Games - Paid Internship (Army AA Game etc.) 


I'd do it and I have experience in that sort of things, but I have a household to support... eek
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Posted: 02/23/2013 11:05 AM

Re: All American Games - Paid Internship (Army AA Game etc.) 


Sounds like fun, unable to get time off from work, and probably an old guy like me, if I applied, would get deleted by JC Kevin anyway . . .
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