Marketing Intern

Ascension Athletes is looking for a Marketing Intern to join our team. The ideal applicant will possess a passion for professional soccer in the U.S., an ability to problem-solve while working as part of a team, and a strong knowledge of digital media, including various social media sites and Wikipedia. The successful candidate will be responsible for online outreach and promotion, monitoring and posting on social networks (Twitter and Instagram), and composing player bios for Wikipedia.

Those looking to gain valuable experience at a professional soccer agency are encouraged to apply.


Responsibilities:

  • Support Ascension Athletes operations in areas such as scouting & recruitment and market research
  • Formulate evidence-based suggestions on how to increase company reach and brand awareness within the target audience
  • Curate and regularly post content for Twitter and Instagram, following Ascension Athletes Social Media Content Guidelines
  • Analyze and report on social media metrics
  • Write comprehensive, standardized biographies for Ascension Athletes players

Requirements:

  • Basic knowledge of the American and international soccer landscape, with a willingness to expand that knowledge
  • Aptitude with digital media platforms, preferably with 6+ months experience growing a social media brand
  • Demonstrated written communication and time-management skills
  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail


Start date:
January 2020 (flexible)

This position is remote and requires a minimum time commitment of 10 hours a week. Applicants may be based anywhere in the U.S. and are expected to maintain regular communication with the team.

To apply: Applicants should e-mail their cover letter and résumé to info@ascensionathletes.us with the subject line: Marketing Intern. Please include all relevant social media handles in your application.