MODELL'S SPORTING GOODS is the nation's largest family-owned sporting goods chain, operating stores throughout the Northeastern United States, from New England to Northern Virginia. Modell's offers value and quality customer service together with a wide variety of sporting goods, athletic and active apparel and footwear for the entire family. Founded in 1889, we continue to grow each year through the belief that our associates and customers are our number one asset. We are committed to proving this by Listening, Respecting and Responding to the needs of our associates as well as the needs of our customers. We are currently seeking dedicated and enthusiastic Marketing Interns. The program provides college students with a hands-on community marketing experience. The components of the program will provide an opportunity to learn basic marketing and public relations skills including branding, promotion, marketing, and sponsorships. This intern will learn first-hand about youth sports industry trends, target audiences and how to reach them, and the basics of creative development and project management of marketing initiatives. The intern will brainstorm, research, coordinate and execute promotions and marketing initiatives. Assist in the coordination and implementation of local and regional promotions/events.
Assist with lead generation for community and youth initiatives.
Assist with coordination and execution of sports marketing initiatives.
Coordination of and responses to corporate donations and sponsorship requests.
Assist with traffic-driving promotional initiatives at local and regional level.
Assist with maintenance and content building for Facebook.
Assist with special projects related to reaching of Company website.
Maintain records and tracking of all events or programs executed.
Students majoring in Marketing, Advertising and/or Business a plus
Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
Strong communication and organizational skills
High energy and desire to successfully manage projects
Attention to details and deadline oriented
A great attitude and superior “people” skills