Sports Marketing Intern

Location: Minneapolis–Saint Paul

Love sports? Love marketing? Want to help change the world?

With just the cell phone, ARound brings an entire stadium of fans in on the same action through massive AR experiences connected to in-person, live events.​

As a Sports Marketing Intern for ARound, you will help promote these new experiences for some of the world’s most recognizable sports teams, music groups, retailers, and brands. We are looking for a Sports Marketing Intern to join our growing team who has a strong background in sports or event marketing with experience managing an organization’s social media presence. 

  • Play an important role in the next wave of computing. 
  • Create content that puts a dent in the universe.
  • Show that coming together begins with seeing each other.

ARound, a Stagwell startup, benefits from the scale, reach, and resources of one of the world’s largest global marketing and communications groups, with over 10,000 employees and 40 companies, including Minneapolis agencies Colle McVoy, Yamamoto, Mono and Assembly.

Responsibilities

  • Managing the social media presence for ARound across multiple online services, including Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook, and others 
  • Directly engaging with the fans of our customers online and at stadium events to drive usage of the ARound platform
  • Producing written and visual (photos and videos) content for use on the company blog and other online sites
  • Developing event marketing plans for product rollouts to drive increased app adoption
  • Serving as the Voice of the Customer, including the tracking of user feedback from event surveys & App Store feedback to impact the product roadmap

Qualifications

  • Prior work experience or demonstrable abilities in sports marketing, event marketing, and social media management
  • Strong personal interest in professional sports and music
  • Excellent written communications skills for regular postings to social media and the company blog
  • Willingness to attend events, both in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul area and to client locations, as needed
  • Technical competence with smartphones and computers
  • Working knowledge of using project management tools
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Self-motivated project contributor
  • Good communications skills

Benefits

  • Full time paid internship

How to Apply

To apply for this position at ARound, please send an email to contact@aroundar.com. Please include a short introduction with your resume, and/or LinkedIn profile, and any portfolio or work samples.

About ARound

ARound (aroundar.com) helps venues and retailers create AR attractions for live events, bringing audiences together at scale where they can play, interact, and socialize in completely new and exciting ways. Stadiums and sports teams can now engage casual fans or customers by recapturing their attention and personalizing their experiences. Retail consumers will benefit from a more connected, immersive community experience that increases brand engagement.

About Stagwell

Stagwell (stagwellglobal.com) is the challenger network built to transform marketing. We deliver scaled creative performance for the world’s most ambitious brands, connecting culture-moving creativity with leading-edge technology to harmonize the art and science of marketing.  Led by entrepreneurs, our 10,000+ specialists in 20+ countries are unified under a single purpose: to drive effectiveness and improve business results for their clients.