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Apply For 2016 Internships

WRITTEN BY: Jeremy Sampson
PUBLISHED ON: January 18, 2016

Lansing United is now accepting applications for internships for the summer of 2016. The season runs Mid-May thru Mid-July. Please send a resume to jeremy@lanunited.com and indicate what internship you are interested in. Internships can be done for college credit or for experience in the sports management/communications industry.

We offer Internships in Media Relations, Marketing Internship, Community Relations, and Soccer Operations.

Media Relations Internship
Lansing United is looking for highly motivated, dependable and organized individuals with strong writing skills and experience with social media who are interested in further developing their skills.

Work hours will vary during the season but all Interns will be required to work all Lansing United home regular season and playoff games. The home games will take place on Friday or Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons.

  • Responsibilities
    Writing weekly features and game stories for the Lansing United Website
    Writing press releases for local news media
    Daily updates on social media
    Assist in game day press box duties
  • Qualifications/Requirements
    Strong writing skills
    Ability to attend all home games and report on Lansing United
    Strong communication skills to work with local and national media

Marketing Internship
Lansing United is looking for highly motivated, dependable and organized individuals who are interested in assisting Lansing United with marketing and game day duties.

Work hours will vary during the season but all Interns will be required to work all Lansing United home regular season and playoff games. The home games will take place on Friday or Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons.

  • Responsibilities
    Handling Customer Service duties for fans during games
    Responsible for assisting in game day setup
    Assist with in game sponsor activities
  • Qualifications/Requirements
    Ability to attend all Lansing United home games
    Strong communication skills
    Strong organizational skills

Community Relations
Lansing United is looking for highly motivated, dependable and organized individuals who are interested in assisting Lansing United connect with the Mid-Michigan Community.

Work hours will vary during the season but all Interns will be required to work all Lansing United home regular season and playoff games. The home games will take place on Friday or Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons.

  • Responsibilities
    Organizing Lansing United Community Events
    Organize Lansing United Public appearances
    Establish relationships with charitable organizations
  • Qualifications/Requirements
    Strong communication skills
    Excellent organizational skills

Soccer Operations
Lansing United is looking for highly motivated, dependable and organized individuals who are interested assisting in Lansing United with home and away soccer operations.

Work hours will vary during the season but all Interns will be required to work all Lansing United home regular season and playoff games. The home games will take place on Friday or Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons. This position will also involve travel to the away games.

  • Responsibilities
    Travel with the team to away games
    Assist in organizing team travel
    Responsible for Home game set up and tear down
  • Qualifications/Requirements
    Strong Organizational skills
    Flexible hours and commitment to Internship
    Ability to travel to away games
    Experience in team environment