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Current available jobs that best match philadelphia:
» 2017 Game Day Volunteers - Bethlehem Steel FC (USL Affiliate of Philadelphia Union) (Bethlehem, PA)
» Accounting Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Communications Intern, Union Youth & Academy (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union Academy (Wayne, PA)
» Digital Content Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Director, Corporate Sales & Service - Bethlehem Steel FC (USL Affiliate of Philadelphia Union) (Bethlehem, PA)
» Equipment Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Event Operations Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Front Office Administrative Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Graphic Design Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Manager, Digital - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Manager, Marketing & Game Operations - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Marketing Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Philadelphia Union Youth General Manager - Philadelphia Union Youth Development (Wayne, PA)
» Social Media Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Team Operations Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Ticket Operations Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Ticket Sales & Fan Services Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)
» Future Consideration Notification/Update - MLS Teams (Various Locations, Various Locations)




Volunteer Club Members: Volunteer
2017 Game Day Volunteers - Bethlehem Steel FC (USL Affiliate of Philadelphia Union) (Bethlehem, PA)

Bethlehem Steel FC is looking for passionate and dedicated game day volunteers for the upcoming 2017 season. As part of Bethlehem Steel’s game day volunteers, you will get hands-on experience of how a professional soccer game runs and operates. This is also a great way to network with executives in the Sport Management industry! These volunteer hours can be counted towards school Industry Hours, community service hours, networking opportunities or sign up just for the love of game!

Volunteers assist in many different areas of a game ranging from Game Operations, Media & PR needs, Partnership Activation, Fan Engagement and much more. We look forward to having you with us for the 2017 season!

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Internships: Any Internship
Accounting Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

Interns will be responsible for assisting the front office in day-to-day operations. Internships with Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences and exposure to all facets of a professional soccer team’s front office. Interns may be occasionally asked to work nights and weekends. Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable process
  • Assist in monthly expense tracking
  • Prepare actual vs. budget analysis
  • Perform special projects as assigned
  • Perform other general front office duties as required

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be eligible to receive college credit for this internship*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.  If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (Required)

2. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship?

3. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Required)

4. Are you aware that this is an unpaid internship?

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Communications: Social Media
Communications Intern, Union Youth & Academy (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union Academy (Wayne, PA)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in creating, editing and publishing content for philadelphiaunion.com, specifically on Philadelphia Union Academy and Youth Development program
  • Assist in developing storylines and creating articles including player feature stories, match recaps
  • Participate in Union weekly digital content meetings
  • Contribute to the overall digital content strategy for the Club
  • Curate & publish photo galleries from Union Academy matches, events, practice etc.
  • Assist in creating, editing, and disseminating documents and presentations for internal consumption relating to Philadelphia Union Youth Development and its related entities
  • Assist in creating, editing, and updating Union Youth newsletters, web content, and related digital assets
  • Support the Union Youth Business Development team in developing and executing communication strategies for new products and initiatives
  • May involve taking photos and shooting video

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  To be considered, you must be receiving academic credit *

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • This position will be based out of Wayne, PA
  • Undergraduate or Graduate Student with an emphasis in journalism, communications, web design or related field
  • High proficiency in written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter who is able to take initiative in a dynamic environment
  • Demonstrated and strong understanding of digital and social media practices
  • Experience with a content management system (CMS)
  • Knowledge of Major League Soccer and Youth Soccer preferred
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree? (required)

2. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (required)

3. Are you aware that this is an un-paid internship?

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Internships: Any Internship
Digital Content Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

Do you dream of writing stories and content for the Philadelphia Union?  If you want to be featured on multiple Major League Soccer social platforms, then this is the internship for you!

As the Philadelphia Union Digital Content Intern, you will support the Digital Department. This internship offers the opportunity to learn and develop skills in digital communication and website maintenance on PhiladelphiaUnion.com and other MLS social media platforms. This internship reports directly to the Digital Manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Produce 3-5 written content pieces a week
  • Contribute to the overall digital content strategy for the Club
  • Post Union related League content from MLSsoccer.com
  • Help create, manage, and execute digital content calendar
  • Assist in the maintenance & creation of ticket, partnership, community and fan web pages
  • Analyze digital performance data on PhiladelphiaUnion.com and social media platforms
  • Participate in meetings and brainstorming sessions for upcoming projects

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Undergraduate or Graduate Student with an emphasis in journalism, communications, web design or related field
  • High proficiency in written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter who is able to take initiative in a dynamic environment
  • Demonstrated and strong understanding of digital and social media practices
  • Experience with a content management system (CMS)
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS coding
  • Knowledge of Major League Soccer preferred
  • Experience with a web analytics platform (Google Analytics)
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be receiving academic credit to be considered*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union, the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years; those who have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years may swear or affirm in writing that they have no other convictions that would disqualify them.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (Requirement)

2. Are you receiving college credit/is an internship a class requirement? (Requirement)

3. Are you aware this is an unpaid internship?

4. When could you start?

5. When would you end?

6. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

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Sales & Marketing: Corporate Sponsorship Sales
Director, Corporate Sales & Service - Bethlehem Steel FC (USL Affiliate of Philadelphia Union) (Bethlehem, PA)

The Director, Corporate Sales & Service is responsible for generating and servicing new business revenue with local and regional companies through the sale of integrated sponsorship packages of the Bethlehem Steel FC assets. This person will sell and service fully integrated marketing, media and promotional programs that include marketing rights, on premise signage, game partnerships, promotions, event marketing and media exposure.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Prospect, close and service new corporate partnerships and media partnerships
  • Establish strong working relationships with local and regional companies to understand individual marketing and business goals and initiatives
  • Identify key open categories and new categories as prospective new business leads
  • Develop unique and individualized proposals  sales presentations and activation plans for individual new business prospects
  • Negotiate sponsor contracts pending final approval by the Business Manager
  • Renew and grow existing corporate sponsorship and media partnerships through continued outstanding service and up selling of additional sponsorship assets into current partnership agreement
  • Create individualized sponsorship packages and activation programs through existing or created Philadelphia Union assets to address prospective sponsor marketing/business goals and to extend internal company goals
  • Work game days, weekends, and special events to entertain existing partners and new business prospects
  • Develop inventory list and pricing model for sponsorship assets
  • Assist with other front office duties as required
  • Reports directly to the Managing Director of Bethlehem Steel FC

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum four to seven (4-7) years of extensive and proven integrated sales and service experience with demonstrated success in the media, sport sponsorship or entertainment fields
  • Experience in the Lehigh Valley marketplace preferred
  • Outstanding communication skills are essential for interactions with clients, operational leaders and other senior executives
  • Demonstrated professional sales presentation skills
  • Ability at do all sponsorship fulfillment and activation on and off site
  • Ability to work additional hours outside the normal business week

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • FBI Criminal Background Check

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Internships: Any Internship
Equipment Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

SUMMARY:

The Equipment Intern will be responsible for assisting the Equipment Manager with day-to-day operations, front office operations, and provide game & event support. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with daily Locker Room set-up (practices and games)
  • Assist Team Staff with day-to-day needs
  • Work with staff to prepare the field and locker room for practices and games
  • Assist the Players and Staff with away game travel
  • Assist with Front Office support
  • Assist with all home games
  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends as required

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.  If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (required)

2. Are you receiving college credit/is an internship a class requirement?

3. Are you aware this is an unpaid internship?

4. When could you start?

5. When would you end?

6. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

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Internships: Any Internship
Event Operations Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

The Event Operations intern will be responsible for executing Philadelphia Union events including but not limited to: grassroots marketing events, corporate sponsor events, soccer schools and all Union home games. The ideal candidate is a confident, hard-working, and innovative college or graduate- level student who is interested in an opportunity to earn course credits toward the completion of their degree, while obtaining practical experience in the world of professional sports.  

We have redesigned our internship program to provide valued learning opportunities, hands-on experience, and the chance to have a direct impact on professional soccer here in Philadelphia. We are looking for candidates interested in the area of Game-Day and Event Operations.  Through this internship, the intern will be introduced to the behind-the-scenes operations of Tale Energy Stadiumprior to and during Philadelphia Union home games and other events, such as The U on Tour.  The start date for this position will be early to mid-August and continue through the end of the season. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Execute all grassroots marketing events including set up and breakdown
  • Assist in the promotion of Philadelphia Union events through collateral drops
  • Assist with additional promotional events as needed
  • Attend all College Brand Manager sessions
  • Work all Philadelphia Union home games
  • Complete all other duties as assigned

*This is an unpaid, academic internship*  You must be receiving course credit to be considered*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.  If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (Requirement)

2. Are you aware that this is an un-paid internship?

3. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Requirement)

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship?

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Internships: Any Internship
Front Office Administrative Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

Interns will be responsible for assisting the front office in day-to-day operations. This will also include support in the Philadelphia Union Foundation, Soccer Schools, Indoor Tournaments, and other marketing events. The front office intern assists coordinator with intern scheduling, and organization. Internships with Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences and exposure to all facets of a professional soccer team’s front office. Interns will be asked to work some nights and weekends. Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with grassroots marketing and promotional events
  • Assist front office staff with projects and assignments
  • Pre-screen and set interviews for intern candidates
  • Maintain schedules and intern rotations
  • Duties and events to be assigned with other departments as needed

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.   If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Will you be enrolled in school during your internship? (Requirement)

2. Are you aware that this is an unpaid internship?

3. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Requirement)

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship?

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Internships: Any Internship
Graphic Design Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

As the Graphic Design Intern, you will be responsible for assisting the Marketing Department in the creation and design of all design collateral.  Interns may also assist other departments in day-to-day front office operations.  Applicants applying for the Design Internship should be familiar with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.  A sample portfolio will be required during the interview process.

Internships with Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences and exposure to all facets of a professional soccer team’s front office.  Interns will be asked to work nights and weekends.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in the creation of all graphics, collateral, images and other projects
  • Create and design layout for Inside the Net, Philadelphia Union’s Official Game day program
  • Assist in updating website graphics, including banners, cover photos, web ads, etc
  • Create and compose official game day roster cards for all home, away and international matches
  • Assist with additional ads and promotional material throughout the season
  • Complete projects for various departments within the organization
  • Assist and attend occasional grassroots and promotional events and work all Union Home Games

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  To be considered, you must be receiving academic credit *

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.   If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree? (Requirement)

2. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Requirement)

3. Are you aware that this is an un-paid internship?

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship?

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Communications: Social Media
Manager, Digital - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Management

  • Oversee the overall content strategy and content calendar for the Philadelphia Union, with platform specific execution plans for social, web, video and email.
  • Assure Non-Union Events and Bethlehem Steel FC (Union’s USL Team) are being supported, promoted and executed properly through digital channels
  • Manage two direct reports:  Social Media Coordinator, Web Content Manager
  • Serve as a liaison with MLS for digital

Strategy

  • Develop and manage digital marketing campaigns to support key sales, partner fulfillment, lead generation, marketing and branding initiatives
  • Devise strategies to grow social media audience size and engagement
  • Devise strategies to drive online traffic to philadelphiaunion.com

Paid Media

  • Work with media agency to manage Union paid advertising campaigns (retargeting, search, social)
  • Monitor weekly ROI, analyze key takeaways from paid media for each game, make recommendations on future spends, optimize spends

Social Media

  • Oversee social media platforms, ensuring information is timely and matches with our content calendar

Web

  • Responsible for regular website creation and maintenance efforts including game coverage, posting of articles, videos, photo galleries, landing pages
  • Conceptualize, design and code site pages using HTML, CSS
  • Utilize DFP to assist in ad trafficking duties for partner and internal requests

Analytics

  • Measure and report performance of all digital marketing campaigns on a weekly and monthly basis

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or Journalism
  • Experience: 2-4 years of digital marketing/website management experience in content creation, analytics and proven results
  • Excellent analytical skills; ability to develop insights
  • Must have experience of Drupal - HTML required, CSS a plus
  • Understand current digital marketing industry/trends
  • Experience with Google Analytics and other tools such as Shareablee, CrowdTangle and native Facebook/Twitter insights
  • Experience in building and tracking paid marketing campaigns
  • Strong organizational and time/project management skills. Must be able to meet multiple deadlines at once
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends
  • Knowledge of soccer and MLS a plus

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • FBI Criminal Background Check

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Sales & Marketing: Game Operations/Presentation
Manager, Marketing & Game Operations - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

SUMMARY

The Manager, Marketing & Game Operations oversees large marketing campaigns and Union game operations for the Philadelphia Union.  Marketing campaigns involve project management, advertising/media operations and creative production coordination.  Game operations involve procedural documents/guidelines, coordination of game day staff (employees and volunteers) and the execution of game day.

Marketing

  • Runs the cross-functional process through project management of timelines, production schedules and cross-functional deliverables to ensure on-time launch of initiatives

  • Owns the creative ideation process for Pre-Season, Season Launch, Jersey Launch, Season Ticket Renewals, Playoffs and other ad hoc campaigns (i.e. All Star Voting, Rookie of the Year, etc.)

  • Develops a marketing calendar that manages the advertising budget, paid media plan, theme nights and other promotional efforts

Game Operations

  • Run internal game operations meeting to prep and recap game execution

  • Develop planning documents for each home game including game day notes (run of show), game day script, visiting team welcome pack and Major League soccer match recap

  • Secure key game day staffing roles/opportunities including volunteers, color guard, on-field ceremonies, player escorts, ball kids, on-field honorees, national anthem singers

  • Execute game day experiential fan opportunities including on-field banners, autograph sessions and sponsorship fulfillment as needed

  • Serve as game day club liaison between club and stadium operations staff, stadium security and Major League Soccer

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing or other related function

  • Must have 2-3 years in working experience in Marketing and/or Game Operations.  Cannot be a recent college graduate with internship experience

  • Experience at a Professional Sports team is a plus

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Internships: Any Internship
Marketing Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

The Marketing Intern will be responsible for assisting the marketing and operations department, as well as assist with all front office day-to-day operations.  Internships with Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences and exposure to all facets of a professional soccer team’s front office.

Interns will be asked to work nights and weekends. Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and oral communication skills.  A writing sample may be required during the interview process.    

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage the Philadelphia Union Junior Supporters Club membership
  • Supervise Junior Supporter Check-in on game day
  • Create monthly Junior Supporters Club newsletter
  • Staff, interview and communicate regularly with all members of the Philadelphia Union’s promotional team, Major Molly’s
  • Manage the production of the official game day program of the Philadelphia Union, Inside the Net
  • Work with the premium seating department to assist in set-up of the Stadium Club and suites prior to game day
  • Responsible for answering general marketing email and phone account
  • Assist with additional front office tasks from time to time
  • Work all Philadelphia Union home games
  • Attend and work occasional grassroots and promotional events

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be receiving academic credit to be considered*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.   If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (Requirement)

2. Are you aware that this is an un-paid internship?

3. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Requirement)

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Administration/General Management: General Management/Profit & Loss
Philadelphia Union Youth General Manager - Philadelphia Union Youth Development (Wayne, PA)

The primary responsibility of the Philadelphia Union Youth General Manager is to create, implement and oversee Philadelphia Union’s youth oriented outreach programming in an effort to increase Philadelphia Union brand engagement, generate revenue to help subsidize Philadelphia Union's Academy, and enhance player identification and developmental best practices in the region. The General Manager is responsible for all revenue-generating youth programs for the Philadelphia Union organization and will seek to increase Philadelphia Union's youth-centric partnerships through such community outreach programs. The General Manager will report to the Philadelphia Union Chief Business Officer, Director of Operations and the Philadelphia Union Academy Director on technical and staffing-related items. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

Pre-Academy

  • Manage and operate Philadelphia Union Pre-Academy (U8 – U11)
  • Hire and oversee staff for Pre-Academy
  • Ideate and implement new aspects of the Pre-Academy to maintain Philadelphia Union’s status as a youth soccer program at the forefront of American youth soccer development
  • Liaise with Philadelphia Union Academy Director of Operations to seamlessly integrate the Pre-Academy with the Philadelphia Union Academy
  • Establish and maintain partnerships throughout the Greater Philadelphia region to execute friendly matches, field/facility rentals, and expansion of the Pre-Academy
  • Work with the Philadelphia Union marketing department for any Pre-Academy related needs

Youth Programming

  • Supervise, implement, and grow existing youth programs including Pro Days, player development program, camps, and kids classes
  • Hire and oversee staff to effectively execute and expand youth programs and maintain the elite quality of Philadelphia Union youth programs
  • Create and deliver new programs in the youth sector
  • Develop and maintain partnerships throughout the region necessary for execution of programming (i.e. facilities, youth clubs, townships, etc.)

Administration

  • Manage the P&L for the Philadelphia Union Youth Business Division
  • Craft reports for the YSC Chief Financial Officer and Philadelphia Union Chief Business Officer
  • Hire and oversee administrative support staff for the Philadelphia Union Youth Division
  • Liaise with Philadelphia Union front office on any and all needs relating to the Philadelphia Union Youth Development program
  • Create presentations for Philadelphia Union Board of Governors and/or other internal and external partners of the Philadelphia Union Youth Division
  • In conjunction with the Philadelphia Union Youth Academy Director of Operations, develop and maintain a coaches’ calendar and communicate staff expectations
  • Work with YSC facility manager on annual calendar

Other

  • Promote and expand a club-affiliation program with regional and national clubs in conjunction with the Philadelphia Union Academy Director
  • Establish partnerships with organizations key to growth for the Philadelphia Union Youth Development Program

 REQUIREMENTS

  • 5-8+ years in a related field
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Must be able to work weekends and/or holidays as directed

PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Intimate understanding of the local Philadelphia youth soccer environment (preferred)
  • Organizational skills and ability to drive projects from concept to execution
  • Strong people skills and ability to effectively represent a positive image for the Philadelphia Union soccer and to build customer relationships
  • Experience managing and leading a team
  • P&L experience

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Internships: Any Internship
Social Media Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

The Social Media intern will work directly with the Sr. Social Media Coordinator and Digital Manager to help develop and execute social strategies for philadelphiaunion.com.  Interns will be responsible for assisting the Marketing and Communications department with day-to-day operations.  Additional job responsibilities could be developed around the candidates’ strengths.  Interns will be asked to work some nights and weekends. Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and oral communication skills. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Help maintain and update all Philadelphia Union’s social platforms
  • Pre-schedule weekly content
  • Perform research in popular trends
  • Work on larger scale social media campaigns
  • Create and execute social media contests and promotions
  • Manage the Union’s @TheUMatchDay Twitter (play by play) account on game days
  • Assist in updating and editing content on philadelphiaunion.com

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be currently enrolled in college
  • Have a working knowledge of soccer
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills
  • Experience with social media platforms
  • Ability to work nights and weekends

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be receiving academic credit to be considered*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years
  • Those not requiring an FBI check, and have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, must swear or affirm in writing that they have no other convictions that would disqualify them.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Will you be enrolled in school during your internship? (Requirement)

2. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship?

3. Are you aware that this is an un-paid internship?

4. Are you receiving academic credit for this internship? (Requirement)

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Internships: Any Internship
Team Operations Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

Interns will be responsible for assisting the Team Coordinators and Equipment Managers in day-to-day operations, front office operations, and provide game & event support.  Internships with the Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences.  Interns will be asked to work some nights and weekends. Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist with all Union events and programing
  • Assist with all Union Home Games
  • Assist with Front Office support
  • Assist Team Staff with day to day needs
  • Work with staff to prepare the field and locker room for practices and games
  • Assist the Players and Staff with away game travel
  • Local housing preferred
  • Some nights & weekends required

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be receiving academic credit to be considered*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.  If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (Requiremen)

2. Are you aware this is an unpaid internship?

3. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Requirement)

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Ticket Operations Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

Interns will be responsible for assisting the box office in day-to-day operations as well as front office operations and games and events support.  Internships with the Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences.  Box office experience is a plus but is not required for this position. Interns will be trained on the Paciolan ticketing system and be exposed to various forms of fan services.  Interns will be asked to work some nights and weekends.  Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Sell tickets to walk-up customers at the Talen Energy Stadium Box Office
  • Fulfill all internal and external ticket orders
  • Learn the Paciolan ticketing system
  • Prepare the box office for game day and event on-sales
  • Supervise game day sellers
  • Set up and breakdown will call
  • Provide a high level of customer service at Union home games and other PPL Park events
  • Duties and events to be assigned with other departments as needed
  • Other box office responsibilities as assigned

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be receiving academic credit to be considered*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.   If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (Requirement)

2. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Requirement)

3. Are you aware this is an unpaid internship?

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship?

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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Ticket Sales & Fan Services Intern (Fall 2017) - Philadelphia Union (Chester, PA)

Interns will be responsible for assisting the ticket sales and fan services staff front office in day-to-day operations.  Interns will be exposed to front office operations and general marketing operations as well. Internships with Philadelphia Union will provide qualified interns with an assortment of valuable learning experiences and exposure to all facets of a professional soccer team’s front office.  Interns will be asked to work some nights and weekends.  Applicants should be familiar with Microsoft Office and possess excellent written and oral communication skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct Market Research to develop sales leads for the department
  • Assist in Gameday preparation and execution
  • Aid in execution of local Youth Soccer Partnerships
  • Aid in execution of local Pub Partnerships
  • Work with the Supporters Club in Gameday preparation and operations
  • Provide friendly customer service at Union home games and other Union events
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

*This is an unpaid, academic internship.  Must be receiving academic credit to be considered*

If selected for an internship with the Philadelphia Union the intern will be required to provide the following clearances:

  • PA Child Abuse History clearance
  • PA State Police Criminal Records Check
  • An FBI Criminal Background Check if you have not been a continuous resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years.  If you have been a continuous resident of PA for the last 10 years, you may affirm in writing that you have no other convictions that would disqualify employment.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree (Requirement)

2. Are you aware that this is an un-paid internship?

3. Are you receiving course credit for an internship? (Requirement)

4. Do you have local housing or a plan to get local housing should you be offered the internship?

5. What is your specific weekly availability for this internship, including weekends?

6. When could you start?

7. When would you end?

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