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Oshawa Generals Hockey Club

Application Deadline: January 11, 2013   Starting Date: January 18, 2013

Position: Corporate Partnerships Intern

Job Description:
The Corporate Partnerships Intern will assist in the timely, accurate and thorough fulfillment on partnership packages and ensure the complete satisfaction of its corporate partners. Duties will require the Corporate Partnerships Intern to participate, as needed, in qualifying prospects, researching leads, managing timelines and deadlines of all package deliverables including:

• Activation of sponsored elements in-game, virally and in the community
• Auditing signage in the arena and updating as necessary
• Assisting clients with set-up and execution of events
• Auditing and managing all game-day activities to ensure that corporate partner elements are executed
• Collaborate with multiple departments in the organization
• Prospect and canvas local and national businesses for partnership/sponsorship opportunities.
• Set up face-to-face meetings with prospective partners.
• Assist the Corporate Partnerships Department in all areas including service, fulfillment and execution of special events.
• Research and prospect potential sponsors.
• Make cold calls from provided lists to area companies
• Participate in community relations programs, team events, and sponsor special events.
• Draft PowerPoint presentations and maintain contact database, spreadsheets, etc.

Required Skills Include:
• A working knowledge of Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is a MUST
• Willing to work weekdays and all games (some evenings and weekends)
• Excellent writing, phone, and interpersonal skills
• Ability to manage timelines and meet deadlines
• Experience working with team members to see projects from conception to completion
• Some physical demands are involved, i.e. moving boxes, setting up tables, etc.

Contact Information:
Meghan Wright
Manager, Corporate Partnerships, Oshawa Generals
Tel. 905-433-0900 ext. 2234
Fax. 905-433-0868

Salary Range: Internship - Unpaid

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

Contact Information:
Meghan Wright
Oshawa Generals Hockey Club
99 Athol Street East
Oshawa , ON, Canada
L1H 1J8
Tel. 905-433-0900


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