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.
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:
Top Trends for E-Commerce businesses
Other tasks as assigned
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
No travel or overtime available for this position
Applications are due on January 27, 2017