JAXSPORTS and the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl are currently offering seasonal internships for the 2019 Summer and Fall semesters.
The JAXSPORTS and TaxSlayer Gator Bowl internship program is designed to supplement all staff functions while educating students on the planning, budgeting, and fulfillment processes that accompany hosting a major sporting event.
Internship opportunities include the following concentration areas:
- Volunteer Management & Hospitality
- Events & Marketing
- Ticketing & Finance
- Corporate Development & Membership
- 75th Anniversary Programs
Interested candidates can apply for future consideration by submitting their cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to Jodi Beere at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the following mailing address:
Internship Selection Committee
1 Gator Bowl Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
All applicants will be contacted to confirm their inclusion in our internship database.
General Position Requirements:
- Must be able to commit to working 40 hours per week at the JAXSPORTS office. Work hours will be required on evenings, holidays and weekends.
- Should possess or be working towards an undergraduate degree or Master’s degree.
- The ability to work well individually and as a team member in a fast-paced work environment.
- Must be able to handle pressure and take initiative.
- Must have high attention to detail, and the ability to organize and complete a diverse set of tasks in a timely manner.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop and other applicable computer programs.
- Display a willingness to learn and complete tasks regardless of their nature.
- Knowledge of college football and the bowl system is helpful but not required.