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USA Hockey's NTDP Seeks Interns for 2019-20 Season

By USA Hockey, 09/12/19, 1:00PM EDT

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The NTDP is currently accepting applications for communications and marketing interns

USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program is currently accepting applications for communications and marketing internships for the 2019-20 season.  The internships' primary focus is to give young professionals an opportunity to learn in a fast-paced environment with the potential to break into the sports industry. Candidates must possess strong attention to detail, communication skills and the ability to react quickly and appropriately.

Interns will be asked to work NTDP home games that fall primarily on Friday and Saturday evenings. Office hours are also available. The internships are unpaid.


Communications Internship

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with game night communications operations (collect and run stats, assist with social media, write game recaps, etc.)
  • Generate weekly public relations content for the NTDP and USA Hockey Arena platforms (website, social media, e-blasts, etc.)
  • Assist with management of the NTDP’s social media platforms
  • Create graphics and highlight packages
  • Update the USA Hockey Arena and NTDP websites
  • Serve as a photographer for certain events

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong writing and speaking skills
  • Strong work ethic and positive attitude
  • Familiarity with all aspects of social media (understanding of how to write copy for web platforms)
  • Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Premiere skills preferred
  • Must be willing to work weekends and holidays

Marketing Internship

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work Team USA home games at USA Hockey Arena
  • Assist with efficiently executing in-game promotionsincluding selecting guests to participate in on-ice activities, as well as pre- and post-game activities
  • Fulfill partnership activation, including concourse marketing and setup of tables and signage
  • Ensure a first-class and memorable experience for all fans at USA Hockey Arena

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task
  • Strong work ethic and positive attitude
  • Experience with live event planning/execution preferred, but not required
  • Familiarity with hockey preferred, but not required
  • Must be willing to work weekends and holidays

How to Apply

Communications

Please email your resume and cover letter to Jon Edwards, Manager of Communications, at Jon.Edwards@usahockey.org and Chris Krenn at Chris.Krenn@usahockey.org.

Marketing

Please email your resume and cover letter to Bryan Johnson, Manager of Marketing Operations, at Bryan.Johnson@usahockey.org.