Athlete Recruitment Student Intern

Athlete Recruitment Student Intern

Come join us and change the sports/entertainment world forever. Millions is an E-commerce / Interactive video platform for athletes. We are a rapidly growing, energetic, and engaged company. We are excited to welcome a select group of student interns to join our Athlete Operations team for the opportunity to gain valuable industry experience in the field of Sports Technology. 
 
If you’re ready to be a part of an innovative, dynamic, and fun company that values professional growth and fosters a hands-on learning environment, we want you to be a part of Team MILLIONS.
 
We are looking for a business minded, well organized,  sales driven Athlete Recruitment student intern to learn and interact closely amongst the Athlete Operations Team. The Athlete recruitment  student intern will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with affiliate programs, marketing/sales strategies, the athlete verification process, and more.

Benefits for students include:

  • Endless learning opportunities with an innovative and highly adaptable early stage company 
  • Cross-departmental exposure to all areas of the business 
  • Possibility of a casual contract position once internship has been completed
  • Personalised teaching and training materials that align with your career aspirations 
  • One on one mentorship with the Athlete Recruitment manager throughout the duration of the internship

Preferred Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge about a variety of sports and athletes
  • Knowledge of analytical tools.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Prior or extra curricular experience with sales or building client relationships

What you get:

  • Comprehensive understanding of what it takes to be successful within all areas of Athlete Recruitment including outbound efforts such as cold emails and cold calling, how to pitch MILLIONS to potential agency partners, how to write email copy etc…
  • Creative freedom to share new and innovative ideas with a team who is open to trying new things
  • The ability to collaborate with multiple roles and departments such as: Athlete Account Management, Athlete onboarding, social media, graphic design, and video production  
  • Development of soft skills 
  • Building a strong professional network of individuals who have years of experience in successful businesses 
  • A role in which you can work with athletes and other sports personalities.
  • Flexible work schedule/location.

Day to day activities include:

  • Learning various recruitment techniques to attract new talent to MILLIONS
  • Attending meetings with our agency partners 
  • Assisting with different athlete recruitment platforms (OpenSponsorship, Opendorse, etc…) 
  • Gain experience working with an Ambassador program and other internal MILLIONS ecosystems
  • Learning the ins and outs of email marketing and how it affects Athlete Recruitment (nurture campaigns, mass emails, email sequencing) 
  • Verifying inbound athlete signups while following MILLIONS account criteria

Internship outline:

  • Duration: 16 weeks
  • Hours required: 20-30 hours a week 
  • Location: Remote  
  • Tentative Start Date: December 5th