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Job listing closed on 23 Feb 2024
6 Feb 2024

2024 Summer Fan Engagement Internship

🇺🇸 Columbus, OH, USA
0+ years exp.


The intern will assist the Marketing Department with the planning and implementation of all Fan Zone and CBJ Mobile Tour summer events including data collection and data input. These events may include but not limited to: NHL Draft Party, Dublin Irish Festival, 5th Line Fest, Food Truck Festival, and Jazz and Rib Fest.

Duties and tasks:

  • Help conduct CBJ Mobile Tour community events and special projects, including pre-planning, event execution, and event summary
  • Support the ideation and implementation of activations for the Blue Jackets events at Nationwide Arena. This includes, but not limited to, the Fan Zone, NHL Draft Party, and ticket sales Open House events
  • Create event outlines, timelines, layouts, maps, and various other planning documents for all events
  • Aid in the organization’s fan acquisition strategy through executions that drive data collection
  • Maintain an updated inventory of all marketing assets for off-season events as well as promotional inventory
  • Utilize CBJ vehicles that we will be using for the Mobile Tour including event load and unload, and ensuring vehicles are properly maintained

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn how to execute a successful fan facing event, from the planning to on-site activation through summary and analysis
  • Leadership development in the partial oversight of part-time employees, planning & managing event logistics and serving as an ambassador to the team

Intern Availability

  • 20-25 intern hours available each week.
  • Internship timeline – May - August


  • Must be enrolled in college; sports management, marketing, business, or related major is preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • High attention to details
  • Ability to address, adapt to, and overcome challenges in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Able and willing to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be available during weekends and holidays
  • Valid driver’s license required

* Please note this is an unpaid internship

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.