Freshmen Business Leadership Symposium

Your future starts here!

First year students, looking to grow your leadership skills and learn about professional development from student leaders within the business school? The Warrington Welcome Council is hosting its 6th annual Freshmen Business Leadership Symposium on Saturday, February 18th.
Deloitte will be sponsoring and giving a presentation and the first 100 applicants will get a spot at this half-day conference.

Application Closes January 27th.

Application Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdkC5Iy0Y1aCZJ7s0U8AzSwmV78FsNvBUHHxohsWqCwO8Fgfg/viewform

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Raymond James Information Session

Raymond James Information Technology will be hosting an information session to discuss opportunities in information security, development, business analytics, and project management. Leaders from the business will be presenting with time for Q&A. Students studying the fields of computer science, engineering, ISOM, and MIS will find this session most relevant.

Time and Date: 1/24/17 from 3pm to 345pm

Looking for:

Information Systems Majors
Opportunities available: Internship and full-time positions.

See attachments for more information:
IT Intern Flyer
Campus Recruiting Flier_ADP_2 2016

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Taken Mate Mobile App: PR/Marketing Position – Apply Now!

Taken Mate Mobile App: PR/Marketing Position

Position Titles: Community Manager & Event Organizer (Paid Internship)

Primary Function:
To coordinate and provide logistical and strategic support before, during and after the February App launch with the visiting West-Coast team. Responsible for community out-reach, organizing and budgeting On and Off-campus launch events. Will also work with Uproar Public Relations to coordinate social media and traditional media outreach. Use of social networks and community relationships is a core component of this position.

Essential Functions & Attributes:
Organize engaging and energetic On and Off-Campus Events with the goal of bringing awareness of Taken Mate and Taken Mate’s mission to the community.
Coordinate with the Uproar Public Relations company to drive engagement and downloads in the community.
Experience and savvy user of social media platforms (Snapchat, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter)
Possess an extensive online social network (Large number of social media followers a PLUS)
Be actively engaged in the community (Participating in a greek organization, band, theater or a charity organization are all Preferred).
Coordinate with General Managers of venues and distribute promotional materials
Operate and supervise on-campus tent at times during the week.
Engage local charities and non-profits to compete for the charitable donations Taken Mate will make at each University.
Be a self starting, dependable and motivated candidate. Extroverted and outgoing nature also are plusses!

WE WANT FUN, ENERGETIC CANDIDATES TO REPRESENT OUR BRAND!

Promotional materials and training will be provided to all employees. Job duration will be from February through the end of the semester. Candidates from each city that excel over this period will be strongly considered for the Full-Time Regional Community Manager Position.

All applicants must submit:
Resume
2 paragraph cover letter stating why they would excel at this position
Recent photo.

Compensation: up to $15/hr & $500/week + additional incentives.

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, email mike@TakenMate.com with the job title in the subject line and your resume attached.

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Sports Marketing Intern with Fanatics, Inc. – Apply Now!

E-Commerce Sports Marketing Intern

ABOUT FANATICS, INC.
As the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics is changing the way fans purchase their favorite team merchandise by partnering with top leagues, clubs and soccer brands worldwide to offer the largest collection of timeless and timely gear from every pro and college team online, on your phone, in stadiums or on-site at the world’s biggest sporting events. A top 50 Internet Retailer Company, Fanatics comprises the broadest online assortment by offering hundreds of thousands of officially licensed items via its Fanatics (www.fanatics.com), FansEdge (www.fansedge.com) and Kitbag (www.kitbag.com) brands, as well as the largest selection of sports collectibles and memorabilia through Fanatics Authentic (www.fanaticsauthentic.com). A multi-channel company, Fanatics operates more than 300 online and offline stores, including the e-commerce business for all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA), major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) and more than 200 collegiate and professional team properties, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester City). The company’s in-venue and event retail portfolio includes the NBA, NHL, NASCAR, Wimbledon, Kentucky Derby, The Ryder Cup, Manchester City, Texas Longhorns, Pittsburgh Pirates and New Jersey Devils, allowing fans to experience a seamless shopping experience across online, mobile and physical store locations.

THE FANTERNSHIP
We are seeking a dynamic, energetic, hard-working intern with the ability to think creatively, be proactive and make clear, well-reasoned decisions. We are looking for individuals that will go above and beyond to contribute to the success of this world class organization. He/she must also be able to work collaboratively as a team and be a self-starter.

As an Intern for the College E-commerce department you are responsible for assisting the business management team with various assigned tasks during our peak season, learn the basics and foundation of e-commerce, marketing and promotions. All while keeping your finger on the pulse of the sports world.

Internship positions are competitive and are paid positions.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES
Create partner reports through Omniture, Tableu and Report Manager
Facilitate Email briefs for high revenue generating partners and remaining schools
Responsible for sale banner requests
Shadow E-Commerce Managers & sit-in on meeting with partners, other departments and etc.
Responsible for weekly updates on conference standings and national rankings (football, basketball, baseball and other seasonal sports)
Marketing / Promotion Project: intern will be assigned a project to research potential marketing and promotional ideas that could be implemented in the overall collegiate marketing and promotion yearly plan
Will need to incorporate:
Email Marketing
Social Media
Top Trends for E-Commerce businesses
Other tasks as assigned

REQUIREMENTS
Pursing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Sports Management or Marketing from an accredited 4-year college or university (Must be junior level standing or higher)
Ability to work 35 – 40 hours per week
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Strong written, verbal and presentation skills
Sports Fan
No travel or overtime available for this position

Applications are due on January 27, 2017

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Opportunity with the Entrepreneurship & Innovation Center

The CEI is proud to present the Entrepreneurship and Empowerment in South Africa experience.

This is the Entrepreneurial Adventure of a Lifetime! Entrepreneurship and Empowerment in South Africa (EESA) is a life-changing experience, where students help historically disadvantaged entrepreneurs in the townships around beautiful Cape Town, South Africa. This special program is open to upper level undergraduate and graduate students regardless of their major.

The key requirements for EESA are a strong work ethic, emotional maturity, creative problem-solving ability and a desire to make a difference.

Coached by three faculty members, American students work with South African students on consulting teams assisting small businesses over a six week period to help make the ventures sustainable. The ventures range from catering and arts & crafts businesses to community newspapers and small construction companies.

EESA is a great experience to add to your résumé as well as a once in a lifetime opportunity. EESA is a partnership between the University of Florida, Oklahoma State University, the University of Colorado, Texas A&M University, and the University of the Western Cape.

The link to apply for this amazing experience can be found here: http://warrington.ufl.edu/centers/cei/engagement/southafrica/. Application deadline is February 1, 2017.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to Dr. Michael Morris, the Program Director, at (352) 273-0329.

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Attend the Global Gathering Exchange Fair on Jan. 24

Attend the Global Gathering Exchange Fair on Jan. 24

Meet international business students from top universities in Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia. Learn how you can study at a prestigious international business school for the price of UF tuition. The Spring 17 Global Gathering will be held on Tuesday, January 24 @ 6:30 pm in Heavener Hall Room 150. The event will feature international students studying at UF, UF advisors for the Masters of International Business program, UF advisors from Heavener International Programs, and students from the Global Business Society. Guests will enjoy short university presentations from exchange students as well as free pizza and refreshments. Expand your global network:

RSVP at: http://bit.ly/GG171

Highlights:

– Fun dating game activity with visiting international students.
– Network with international business students from prestigious universities.
– Learn how you can study abroad for the cost of UF tuition.
– Learn about the Master’s in International Business – You can start this program as an undergraduate!
– Learn how you can go global on campus with the Global Business Society (GBS) and Global Gator Guides.

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Bank of America – Finance Management Associate Program (FMAP) – Summer 2017 Internship

Bank of America – Finance Management Associate Program (FMAP) – Internship Summer 2017

We are looking for motivated juniors from the business college to join our finance internship program. Come meet the BAC team and our recent interns informally at our information session on the 24th to learn what working at Bank of America and living in Charlotte is all about. See below for more information regarding the program and important dates. Hope to see you there!

The Finance Management Associate Program (FMAP) Internship is an elite 10-week internship that will introduce students to Bank of America and focuses on Corporate Accounting, Corporate Finance, and Corporate Treasury functions within the bank. Interns will participate in a variety of activities to strengthen analytical skills, foster teamwork, encourage networking, and demonstrate Bank of America’s vision and culture. For more information, please visit our job post through the CRC.

Qualifications:
Graduation date – December 2017 and June 2018
Minimum 3.0 GPA

Location:
Charlotte, NC

Important Dates:
Jan 24th- Bank of America at Career Showcase – come see us!
Jan 24th – Info Session in the CRC Classroom from 5:30-7:00 PM
Jan 27th -Resumes due to the CRC Gator Careerlink and on our website
Feb 8th -Interviews

How to Apply:
To apply to the FMAP Internship, visit the CRC website at www.crc.ufl.edu and search Bank of America or “FMAP” by January 27th .

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UF Teaching Center: FIN3403 Tutor Opportunity

The UF Teaching Center is hiring for a Finance (FIN3403) tutor. If you have a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA, took FIN3403 at UF, and earned an A, please consider applying. The application is available at: https://teachingcenter.ufl.edu/about-us/employment-opportunities/.

Contact Beverly Cribbs at beverlyc@ufl.edu if you have any questions.

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Warrington Scholarship Application: Due March 1, 2017

Warrington scholarship deadline = March 1, 2017
  • Are you from Tampa Bay region?
  • Are you a “well-rounded” third year business student with a 3.5 GPA who avoids riding motorcycles?
  • Are you a Finance major in the Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity?
  • Are you from Marion or Alachua counties?
  • Have you taken a Business Ethics course in the Heavener School of Business?
  • Are you a business junior or senior with a 3.3 GPA interested in the consumer package goods and food industry?
  • Are you studying abroad this summer on a Heavener International program or a Warrington Business Exchange program?

If yes, you could be eligible for a Warrington scholarship: http://warrington.ufl.edu/undergraduate/docs/ScholarshipList.pdf

Scholarships for study abroad and for all undergraduate business majors either on campus or in the UF online program are offered on a merit-basis or need-basis according to donor specifications.

For more information, links and directions on how to apply for study abroad scholarships, visit:  http://warrington.ufl.edu/undergraduate/myheavener/scholarships.asp or contact scholarships@warrington.ufl.edu with any questions. 

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