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Ontario University Athletics

Application Deadline: November 29, 2012   Starting Date: January 7, 2013

Position: Sport Administration Internship

Job Description:
Ontario University Athletics (OUA), representing twenty member institutions and 9,000 student-athletes is responsible to oversee and organize interuniversity sport within Ontario, seeks a dedicated individual for an unpaid winter student internship opportunity. Applicants must have an interest in amateur sport preferably with Sport Management education and/or experience. This position is for an approximately 16 week period beginning early January 2013.

This position with Ontario University Athletics is an exciting and challenging one in the OUA office. The successful candidate will gain valuable experience in sports administration and will become familiar with all aspects of the office administration (including programming, sport development, marketing and communications).

Responsibilities will include assisting with:
• Office Administration
• Publications Development
• Historical Research
• Website Posting and Archiving
• Data Collection and Monitoring
• Sponsorship and Marketing Projects
• Event Execution
• Other projects and responsibilities as requested by the Executive Director

Ontario University Athletics is looking for a highly motivated individual who possess a general knowledge and appreciation for all sports and with experience or interest in statistics, administration and marketing. Experience with websites is an asset and familiarity with all Microsoft Office Applications is a must. Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign is an asset.

This position is an unpaid student internship requiring a minimum of 24-hours per week with some evenings and weekends. The position will commence early January and continue for approximately 16 weeks until the end of April.

Any questions on this position should be directed to

Please submit your resume and covering letter in confidence, by email, fax or mail, prior to Thursday, November 29th at 5:00pm:

Ontario University Athletics
1119 Fennell Avenue East
Suite 230
Hamilton, ON L8T 1S2
Fax: (905) 574-2840

Attn: Manager of Sport Programming

Please outline your related school, work or volunteer experience and why you are interested in this opportunity with Ontario University Athletics. Only full time post secondary students currently enrolled will be considered. Ontario University Athletics is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary Range: Unpaid

Type of Position:
Full Time - Intern / co-op

View Attachment: Sport Adminstrative Intern Posting

Contact Information:
Bryan Crawford
Ontario University Athletics
1119 Fennell Avenue East, Suite 230
Hamilton , ON, Canada
L8T 1S2
Tel. 905-540-5148
Fax. (905) 574-2840


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