The Oakland Athletics are currently seeking a Community Engagement Intern. This position will serve to provide administrative and operational support for the development and execution of the day-to-day Community Engagement and Community Fund activities. These duties include charitable donations, development of relationships with the community, partners and beneficiaries, in-game fundraising and assisting with the planning and execution of community events and initiatives. The internship is designed to develop valuable skills and gain work experience with a professional baseball organization.
Coordinate and fulfill community donation requests
Oversee donor database of donations and item inventory
Assist with game day initiatives including MLB initiatives, special presentations and Nonprofit Partner of the Game
Assist with educational programs including school visits, mailings, and database management
Assist with Community Fund special events and fundraisers
Assist with in-game fundraising
Assist with youth baseball and softball initiatives
Other duties as assigned
Presently enrolled in an accredited college or university for an undergraduate or master degree, or have recently graduated within the past 12 months
Ability to work flexible hours including nights, weekends and holidays
Excellent written, verbal, and communication skills
Detail-oriented and organized, with exceptional prioritization skills
Ability to effectively balance multiple priorities
Prior experience with DonationXchange software is a plus
Ability to lift 15+ lbs and sit/stand for long periods of time
Who We Are
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are in our organizational DNA. Our commitment to these values is unwavering – on and off the field. Together, we continue to build an inclusive, innovative, and dynamic culture that encourages, supports, and celebrates belonging and amplifies diverse voices. Combining a collaborative and innovative work environment with talented and diverse team members, we've created a workforce in which every team member has the tools to reach their full potential.
COVID 19 Consideration
All Oakland A's employees are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and must provide documentation of complete vaccination status as part of the pre-boarding process. Exceptions are available only for those who need an accommodation.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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.