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September 23, 2014

Industry: Non-Profit
Experience: Not Specified
United States
Salary: Unpaid
Ad Expires:
July 27, 2014
Job ID: 1591429

Interns will assist with the logistical and/or marketing aspects of the planning and execution of the event.

  • ·         Pre-event and on-site communications with vendors, logistical staff and sponsors
  • ·         Work closely with internal and external committees to reach goals set by event management team
  • ·         Work on cross-promotional efforts between our race and other local races
  • ·         Assist with updating social media outlets
  • ·         Work at weekend events to help promote the race
  • ·         Assist with the composition of monthly e-blasts
  • ·         Learn online registration and database management for large events
  • ·         Assist with volunteer management and execution


Qualifications (preferred or training will be offered)

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Office suite including PowerPoint
  • Experience using web-based content management interfaces such as WordPress
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Outgoing and diplomatic personality with the ability to lead others
  • Experience with the Salesforce CRM or similar software is a plus.

Experience to be gained:

  • ·         Network opportunities with local event production companies will be offered for potential future employment
  • ·         Interaction with other large race production companies that produce the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon in San Jose.
  • ·         Collaborative efforts with local timing, registration and industry companies 

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