Charlotte FC is actively seeking a Community Relations Intern who will work directly with both Charlotte FC community initiatives and Camps and Clinics.
Will assist in ongoing Charlotte FC community initiatives including:
Pitches for Progress
Will assist in the planning and execution of events including making site visits and providing program and administrative support
Attend Community Partnership meetings
Assist in launching new community events:
Kick Childhood Cancer
Military Support initiatives
Meals on the Move
Charlotte Soccer Awards Banquet
Soccer Tennis Tournament
Assist with Camps and Clinics program in the community; program planning, promotion and registration, site coordination, equipment management
Work across multiple internal departments to help execute initiatives and events
Assist with day-to-day planning and project management of all programs and events
Additional related duties as assigned
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Must have a valid US Driver’s license
Must pass pre-employment screens
Soccer knowledge is a plus
Skills for Success
Strong work ethic and attention to detail
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Works well within in a collaborative, team-driven, and goal-based environment
Works well under pressure while maintaining a positive attitude
Must be a team player, reliable, and dependable with a can-do attitude
Must maintain complete confidentiality of privileged, and/or sensitive information
Must, at all times, display the character and values of the Tepper Sports & Entertainment brand
The ability to prioritize workload to manage time and tasks
Work Environment and Physical Requirements
This position operates in a professional office environment and outside in a stadium facility. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, etc. Local travel to events may be required. This position typically works approximately 40 hours per week.
Must be able to lift and carry up to 30 lbs.
Ability to remain sitting for up to 8 hours at a desk and computer
Ability to remain standing/walking for up to 8 hours
Ability to climb stairs
Ability to work both indoors and outdoors, and endure weather conditions, including rain, wind, high and low temperatures, etc.
Must be able to work in non-traditional settings, and work non-traditional hours including nights, weekends and holidays
Charlotte FC is an equal opportunity at-will employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation, or national origin.