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Academic Support

academics

An internship within the Student Athlete Center for Academic Excellence gives Grad Assistants the opportunity to gain academic counseling and advising experience while working directly with our student athletes. The SACAE is seeking hard-working, passionate individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in academic advising or counseling.

Responsibilies:

  • Providing academic counseling and advising services for designated student athletes
  • Assisting with the coordination and monitoring of study halls, textbook program and summer bridge program
  • Assisting with various life skill and academic enhancement activities
  • Coordinating community outreach endeavors with the student athletes
  • Other duties assigned

Preferred Skills:

  • Professional experience in academic advising or counseling
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Microsoft Word and Excel

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Business Operations

business

An internship within the Business Operations department provides the opportunity to work within a division one collegiate athletic program while performing daily business functions. The Business Department is seeking hard-working, organized individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in a business oriented field.

Responsibilies:

  • Processing purchase orders and invoices
  • Tracking budgetary expenditures
  • Organizing and filing fiscal records
  • Logging and processing departmental deposits
  • Other duties assigned

Preferred Skills:

  • Professional experience in a business operations department
  • Ability to decipher budget concepts
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Excel

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Communications

media

The athletic communications internship provides a unique opportunity to gain media relations experience within a Division I collegiate athletic department. Interns will have the opportunity to have their work published on FAUsports.com. The Media Relations Department is seeking hard-working, creative individuals interested in pursuing a career in communications. Qualified applicants may have or be pursuing a degree in communications, public relations, sport administration, journalism, multimedia studies or other related fields.

Responsibilities:

  • Attending and working home games
  • Assisting with communication facets of all sports
  • Updating and maintaining web content on FAUsports.com
  • Serving as the media liaison for assigned sport programs
  • Compiling and updating statistics
  • Assisting with the production of videos and graphics
  • Writing and distributing press-releases
  • Other duties assigned

Preferred Skills:

  • Professional experience in communications, public relations, journalism or sport administration
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Adobe Photoshop, InDesign
  • Working knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations
  • Premier editing (Video Interns)

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Compliance

compliance

The compliance internship provides experience assisting in the daily operations of Division I compliance office and working with NCAA and Conference-USA rules and regulations. The Compliance Department is seeking hard-working individuals interested in pursuing a career in an intercollegiate compliance office.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining squad lists, utilizing compliance software
  • Assisting in researching and disseminating interpretation of NCAA bylaws, which includes public speaking
  • Assisting with the completion of mandatory NCAA, C-USA and/or FAU forms
  • Monitoring both recruiting and practice logs
  • Other duties assigned

Preferred Skills:

  • Professional experience in an intercollegiate compliance office
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Proficiency utilizing Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations

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Development

development

The Development Department internship provides the opportunity to develop donor relations and fundraising skills. Interns will gain experience while assisting with hospitality events on and off campus. Interns will also have the opportunity to assist with the growth of the Owl Scholarship Fund which is responsible for providing operational and scholarship funding vital for our 21 varsity sports. The Development Department is seeking hard-working, passionate individuals interested in pursuing a career in sport administration. Qualified applicants may have or be pursuing a degree in public relations, sport administration or other related fields.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with donor relations, new member solicitation and membership renewals
  • Assisting with fundraising for special events
  • Maintaining RaiserâÂÂÂ�TMs Edge database
  • Production and mailing of donor materials
  • Other duties assigned

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous customer service experience and/or collegiate athletics experience
  • Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations

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Event Management and Facilities

facilities

The Event Management and Facilities Internship provides the unique opportunity to gain a hands on experience from behind the scenes of all Florida Atlantic athletic events. Interns will gain event operations experience, assist in the execution of all gameday tasks as well as maintaining all athletic facilities on campus. The Event Management and Facilities Department is seeking hard-working, dedicated individuals interested in pursuing a career in event management, operations management, facilities management. Qualified applicants may have or be pursuing a degree in event, facilities or operations management, or other related fields.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with home event management of assigned sports
  • Facility set-up and breakdown for home events
  • Greeting and hosting visiting teams and officials
  • Scheduling sport program practice times
  • Processing and managing facility rental contracts
  • Reporting and tracking facility maintenance issues

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous professional event management and/or facilities management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Working knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations

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Equipment

Equipment

The Equipment Internship provides the unique opportunity to gain hands on experience from behind the scenes with Florida Atlantic football. Interns will gain valuable experience working side by side with the FAU equipment staff. They will assist in the setup and breakdown of practice and setup of locker rooms on gameday, perform various gameday duties as well as learn how to maintain equipment and inventory. The Equipment Department is seeking hard-working, dedicated individuals interested in pursuing a career in the field. This position reports to the Head Football Equipment Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Practice setup and break down on a daily basis
  • Process laundry daily
  • Learn how to properly fit and maintain equipment such as helmets and shoulder pads
  • Properly maintain an accurate inventory on a daily basis
  • Help with locker room setup for all home games
  • Perform gameday duties that will be specified by the head football manager
  • Equipment maintenance and cleaning
  • Ensure proper storage of equipment

Preferred Skills:

  • Energetic and motivated self-starter with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to work as an integral part of a team

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Marketing

marketing

The Florida Atlantic Athletic Marketing Team consists of a group of hard-working, fun-loving, dynamic individuals at the heart of Florida Atlantic Athletics' marketing strategy and goal. As a part of the Athletic Marketing Team, students will have the opportunity to assist with the creation and execution of the departments marketing strategy. The FAU Marketing Team is seeking passionate individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in sports management or marketing for gameday and office interns. Qualified applicants may have or be pursuing a degree in sport administration, marketing, business administration or other related fields.

Gameday Intern Responsibilities:

  • Attending and working home athletic events
  • Assisting with the creation and implementation of gameday promotions and in-game sponsorship elements to enhance the gameday atmosphere and overall fan experience
  • Providing exceptional customer service to all fans, managing fan zone areas, organizing giveaways and assisting with the set-up/break-down of areas
  • Distributing collateral materials

Office Intern Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with the implementation of the annual marketing plans for assigned sports with a focus on increasing attendance and game atmosphere/fan experience in order to generate revenue
  • Conducting research to be implemented into future marketing plans
  • Assisting the department with community outreach events alongside athletic department employees, student-athletes and members of the surrounding communities
  • Participate in grassroots marketing campaigns to engage students and create FAU Athletic brand awareness throughout campus and surrounding communities
  • Other duties assigned

Street Team Responsibilities:

  • Attending and working home athletic events, campus events and community events
  • Assisting with the creation and implementation of gameday and game-week promotions
  • Executing grassroots marketing promotions throughout South Florida
  • Participating in grassroots marketing campaigns to engage students and create FAU Athletic brand awareness throughout campus and surrounding communities
  • Providing exceptional customer service and engagement for all fans
  • Seek out fan interaction and provide memorable experiences

Preferred Skills:

  • Professional experience in marketing, advertising or sport administration fields
  • Previous experience working with a marketing street team or promotions staff
  • Microsoft Office, Word, Excel
  • Adobe Photoshop, In Design, Illustrator experience
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Working knowledge and understanding of NCAA rules and regulations

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Sports Medicine

meds

The Sports Medicine Internship provides the unique opportunity to gain a hands on experience while taking an active role in all phases of the Florida Atlantic athletic training program. Interns will assist the sports medicine staff in the running of their department and the daily operation of the training program. The Sports Medicine Department is seeking hard-working, passionate individuals interested in pursuing a career in athletic training or related medical fields. Qualified applicants may have or be pursuing a degree in Exercise Biology or Athletic Training.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the athletic training staff with daily treatments of athletes
  • Perform pre-practice taping and wrapping
  • Coverage of sport practices
  • Hydration of assigned position group
  • Injury recognition, reporting to the staff

Preferred Skills:

  • Basic understanding of human anatomy and physiology
  • Previous experience with taping, and other general athletic training skills
  • Pursuing or have a degree in Exercise Biology or related majors

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Ticket Operations

tickets

The Ticket Operations Department internship provides the opportunity to gain experience in a Division I intercollegiate athletic program, assisting with all of the ticket operations functions for the eight ticketed sports. The Ticket Operations Department is seeking hard-working, detail oriented individuals interested in pursuing a career in ticket operations. Qualified applicants may have or be pursuing a degree in business administration, sport administration or other related fields.

Responsibilities:

  • Attending and working home games for 8 ticketed sport programs
  • Assisting with all Box Office functions
  • Working with the Marketing and Facilities Departments
  • Maintaining Ticketmaster database
  • Processing ticket orders
  • Assisting with the creation of analytical reports
  • Assisting with the creation of ticket sales campaigns to promote FAU Athletics
  • Providing exceptional customer service

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous ticket operations and/or collegiate athletics experience
  • Working knowledge and understanding of Ticketmaster Architics and/or Ticketmaster Host
  • Previous customer service experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Microsoft Word and Excel

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