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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

City Football Group Graduate Oppurtunities

Important Internship Details

Start Date: August 2018 or January 2019
Length: 1 Year
Location: New York City, NY
Commitment: Full-time


Established in May 2013, City Football Group is the owner of football-related businesses in major cities around the world, including football clubs, academies, technical support, and marketing companies.

Excellence. We are a leading football organization with a talented, diverse, and driven global team. At City Football Group you can work in one of the most exciting and fastest growing industries in the world while building strong relationships across the sport. Development. Our culture encourages and rewards innovation, game-changing impact, initiative, and collaboration. You will be supported with job-specific and technical training throughout your time with CFG, supported by your manager and team.

Challenges. A job at City Football Group offers significant responsibility and the opportunity to quickly take ownership of multiple projects. We offer high-impact roles in a fast-paced, growing, commercially-focused, and demanding business environment.

We believe in an apprenticeship culture where you will receive continuous training and develop your skills ‘on-the-job’. This model allows you to learn rapidly and apply skills from day one whilst benefitting from a core training program over your first 12 months in the role.

Our successful graduates enter City Football Group (CFG) as part of the Operations Development team working on business strategy across the Group. From here, graduates will learn about many areas of CFG before migrating into roles across the business.

Eventual roles could be across a range of areas, including Business Intelligence,
Fan Relationship Management, Marketing, Media Strategy, Partnerships, or
staying within the Operations Development team.

Application Process

Initial application
- Complete relevant pre-application information form, followed by submission
of CV and Cover Letter.
- US applications: (New York): 7 September - 1 October 2017
Online tests
- Successful candidates are invited to complete online tests.
- Candidates are assessed on: numerical reasoning, critical reasoning, and personality profiling.
Assessment centre
- Successful candidates are invited to attend an assessment center.
- Candidates are evaluated through a range of exercises including competency interview, individual case study, and group case study.
Final Interview
- Successful candidates are invited to attend a final interview with their
prospective line manager.
- Candidates are evaluated on their ability and fit for a role at
City Football Group.
Note: Phone interviews may take place prior to assessment center and
the assessment center and final interview may occur on the same date.

Learn More

Visit the City Football Group Website
Add City Football Group on LinkedIn

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Study Abroad Australia: Global Influence of Sport and Recreation

Important Internship Details

Application Deadline: Sept. 9, 2017
Dates: Jan. 1, 2018 - Jan. 15, 2018
Location: Australia
Credits: 3


The Global Influence of Sport and Recreation is an upcoming 3-Credit study abroad opportunity that takes place in Australia over the winter break between Fall 2017 and Spring 2018. SBC-UW Faculty Advisor, Dr. Kristina Navarro, is helping coordinate the program through UW-Whitewater, but strongly encourages UW-Madison students to apply because all three credits are transferable back to UW-Madison.

Students will develop an enhanced understanding and appreciation for international sport and recreation. Students will be introduced to and apply concepts of international sports marketing, branding, sponsorship, fundraising, and grassroots program development via an international experience in Australia. This course seeks to broaden students’ perspectives with respect to the global influence of sport and recreation on culture.

The course is designed to complement classroom learning for the Department of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and coaching (HPERC) as well as those interested in sports and recreation. This course seeks to broaden students’ perspectives via an international experience paired with classroom instruction.

How to Apply

For any further information regarding the study abroad trip or any other questions members may have for Dr. Navarro, please feel free contact her via email.

Learn More

Australia: Global Influence of Sport and Recreation

Friday, August 25, 2017

UW Men's Club Basketball Marketing Internship

Important Internship Details

Now Accepting Applications
Dates: Sept. 6, 2017 - May 13, 2018
Location: Madison, WI
Commitment: 5-7 hours/week
Positions Available: 2-5
Salary: Unpaid
Club Dues are Waived (Includes Hotel, Travel, and Entry Fees)


Internship Qualifications:
  • Outgoing
  • Motivated
  • Communication skills
  • Social media or web page experience

Internship Duties:
  • Building and running a team web page
  • Expanding and running our social media profile
  • Expanding our galleries and articles on WIN for both pre and post events
  • Assisting in stat tracking with  advanced analytics
  • Filming and editing game footage

How to Apply

Email a PDF Cover Letter (1) and Résumé (2) to the Cassius Noskowiak, President of Men’s Club Basketball. Applicants should also include their name and title of the position in the email's subject line.

Learn More

Like UW Men’s Club Basketball on Facebook
Follow UW Men’s Club Basketball on Twitter

Read about last year's National Championship Title

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Kwik Trip & Madison Area Chevy Dealers Promotion Opportunity

Important Internship Details

Now Accepting Applications
Dates: Aug. 30, 2017 - Oct. 25, 2017
Location: Madison, WI
Commitment: 4-7 hours/week
Salary: $75 for each promotion worked
Positions Available: 1-2


Working a Kwik Trip & Madison Area Chevy Dealers Promotion on Wednesday or Friday nights; 4-6pm or 5-7pm, respectively, from August 30th through Oct. 25th at Madison area Kwik Trips. Will receive compensation of $75 for each promotion worked.  This is a  great resume builder!   You must have a car to drive yourself to the promotion.  There will be a total of 9 promotions in total to work.

The promotion is a "Register to Win" a Bucky Equinox.   You will pick up the Bucky Equinox at the local Chevy dealer; drive it to the Kwik Trip; set up the promotion(easy), and then bring it back when you're done.  There will be a Plinko wheel; spin to win prizes, etc.

Promotion qualifications:
  • Outgoing
  • Willing to work independently and a self-starter

How to Apply

Email a PDF Cover Letter (1) and Résumé (2) to the Amy Eager, Marketing and Event Consultant.

Learn More

Contact Amy Eager (608)-712-2194
Learn more about Kwik Trip

Friday, August 4, 2017

UW Club Baseball Internship

Important Internship Details

Now Accepting Applications
Dates: ASAP
Location: Madison, WI
Commitment: 4-7 hours/week
Salary: Unpaid


UW Club Baseball began in 1999 and joined the D1 National Club Baseball Association in 2003. Between the two teams, the club plays 15-25 games in the fall and around 50 total games in the spring. The teams also travel to Florida for spring training over spring break.

Internship Qualifications:
  • Outgoing
  • Interested in sports or passionate for baseball
  • Communication skills
  • Organized
  • Motivated
  • Familiar with Google Drive and Microsoft Office Suite

Internship Duties:
  • Assist in game day operations such as stat tracking or scoreboard operation (customizable)
  • Create player tests/quizzes from instructional documents
  • Assist in the fall tournament at Woodside Sports in the Wisconsin Dells
  • Assist in the “Bring D1 Varsity Baseball back to UW” petition and efforts
    • Act as media coordinator to local/regional media outlets
    • Expand outreach network across the state for increased public support
    • Organize on-foot efforts for paper signatures at events

How to Apply

Email a PDF Cover Letter (1) and Résumé (2) to the Jeff Block, UW Club Baseball D1 Head Coach. Applicants should also include their name and title of the position in the email's subject line.

Learn More

Join UW Club Baseball’s petition efforts
Follow UW Club Baseball on Twitter
Like UW Club Baseball on Facebook

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Fan Media: College Football Mobile Journalism Internship

Important Internship Details

Now Accepting Applications
Dates: Aug. 2017-Dec. 2017
Location: Madison, WI
Commitment: Customized for Schedule and Credit Requirements
Salary: Unpaid
·       Course Credit Available


Fan Media is a social news sports network of mobile phone video correspondents for the top 250 NCAA, NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB and MLS teams (Patent Pending). Fan Media will develop and collaborate with correspondents as mobile video journalists for social news coverage throughout the season. This is an opportunity to be on-camera, cover high-profile sports news, build your mobile demo reel and have fun.

Trained journalists, former college players, and fans make 45-second videos/stories on their phones for our network, covering their teams in their area from their point of view as social news coverage and compete each season to earn official status, money and media credentials.

For college students who want to cover their school’s football team, the program runs from August through December for school credit (non-paid). Internships can be customized for each student to fit your schedule and meet your school’s requirements.

Interns (correspondents) will make 45-second videos/stories covering their school’s football team in their area on a weekly basis for social news coverage, including news reporting, commentary, criticism, analysis, fan interviews, moments, trending stories and public opinion. Fan Media Network will provide a correspondent kit with best practices on production quality and editorial direction.

Students will learn mobile video journalism in the field and strive to get into the News Feeds and Trending Stories of Facebook and Twitter as social news coverage. Videos can be shared from our iPhone app and website into the Newsfeeds of Facebook and Twitter and the best videos get featured on Fan Media’s social brand pages.

How to Apply

Installing our iPhone app or making a profile on the Fan Media Website (Android users).

Make one video 45-second or less video/story about their school’s football team. It can be a season preview video or any of the ideas listed above. Fan Media will contact you in the app or website from our Newsroom to set you up from there.

Learn More

Like Fan Media on Facebook 
Follow Fan Media on Twitter