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Job listing closed on 22 Feb 2024
8 Feb 2024

National Girls and Women in Sports Day Shadowship

🇺🇸 Jacksonville, FL, USA
0+ years exp.

About the Jacksonville Jaguars

TThe Jacksonville Jaguars are a professional football team and a member of the National Football League’s AFC South Division. The Jaguars are one of the NFL’s youngest franchises, playing their first regular season home game on September 3, 1995 in Jacksonville, Fla., and have since won four division titles. The Jaguars are owned by Shahid Khan, a visionary leader whose businesses include Flex-N-Gate, Fulham Football Club, All Elite Wrestling, Bold Events and Iguana Investments. Since 2012, Mr. Khan’s impact on the Northeast Florida community has exceeded $500 million, including charitable giving through the Jaguars Foundation, capital improvements to EverBank Stadium and the creation of Daily’s Place, which hosts upwards of 40 concerts a year. The Jaguars and Iguana Investments recently opened the state-of-the-art Sports Performance Center (Miller Electric Center), which now houses all of football operations for the Jaguars, including players, coaches and other personnel. Over the next several years, the Jaguars and Iguana Investments will complete Phase 1 of the Shipyards, a reimagination of the riverfront which will include a Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences, an office building and modernized marina, as well as begin additional projects to transform the area around the stadium into a year-round, mixed-use sports and entertainment district.

The Jaguars company values are Passion, Respect, Innovation, Dedication and Empowerment (PRIDE). The Jaguars believe in the importance of diversity, continual learning and transparency. We also understand the role that excitement, originality and fun play in the workplace. All of these ideas come together to build a strong and dynamic workplace culture. Because of this, we are dedicated to, and encouraged by, leading the way in developing a distinct and inclusive team.


The Jacksonville Jaguars are committed to developing talent and interest in professional sports. A shadow opportunity at the Jaguars will provide you a meaningful educational experience designed to give you a chance to explore your career interests, “learn the ropes” of the sports industry and establish a network at the highest level of professional sports.

Management and staff will teach and encourage, but it’s up to you to bring an enthusiasm to learn and cast vision for your future. Through this program, you will hopefully identify career fields you enjoy and thus serve as a guide as you pursue higher education.


  • What the day-to-day activities of a professional sports team looks like, as well as what various career fields and paths exist.
  • Observe events, meetings and communications of the mentor(s) you are shadowing.

Shadowship Qualifications


  • As this opportunity aims to empower local, female youth as part of Girls and Women in Sports Day, you must identify as a female, presently reside in the local Jacksonville area and be enrolled in high school or university.
  • Submit your interest via TeamWork Online.


  • A dream to one day work within the world of sports.

Other Details

  • Onsite term: June 3 - 7, 2024
  • Ability to submit interest in this opportunity closes on February 21, 2024.
  • Chosen shadows are responsible for personal accommodations, such as local housing and transportation.
  • Shadowships are not paid positions. Tasks will not be performed during the shadowship, as it is a time for observance and learning only.
  • Those identified to enter the process of selection, will be invited to do so, via a one-way virtual selection process. Chosen finalists will be notified via email mid-March.

Applications are being accepted online only. Please do not call to apply for this position. Please provide complete information. An incomplete application may affect your consideration for this position. The Jacksonville Jaguars are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, rules, or legal requirements.

By submitting this application, you understand that you may be subject to a pre-employment drug test. You certify that the information in your application is true, correct and complete. You authorize the Jaguars and its representatives to contact your prior and current employer and other references and all others for purposes of confirmation of the information you have provided. You understand your application is subject to, among other things, your eligibility to work in the United States.

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