2016 Marketing and Administrative Internship

Interns will increase their marketing skills by being actively involved with all aspects of marketing, promotion, and administrative work for the HJGT, the Hurricane Tour Shop (online golf retail store), and HCAT (Collegiate Tour) under the direct supervision and mentorship of HJGT staff members. The internship will be based in Jacksonville, Florida and will require minimal travel. Normal marketing hours are Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. Interns will receive 2 days of free time per week. No other internship will better prepare you for a career in marketing with the hands on training that you will receive. The following information will help you gain an understanding of the HJGT internship. To apply, send a resume and cover letter to internships@hjgt.org.

Internship Dates:

Spring 2017: January-MaySummer 2017: May-August

Fall 2017: August-December

Intern Assignments:

  • Pre and post tournament press releases
  • Constant website updates
  • Sales and marketing of tour and upcoming tournaments
  • Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube)
  • Online retail sales, marketing, and customer service
  • Hotel relations
  • Tour promotions
  • Create weekly tournament videos for YouTube upload
  • Sponsorship strategies
  • Partnership contributions
  • Contract negotiation
  • Product purchasing
  • Revenue building

Qualifications:

  • Sales and Marketing experience (preferred)
  • Interest for the sport of golf (preferred)
  • Great organizational skills
  • Ability to handle an aggressive environment and work schedule
  • Working towards bachelor degree
  • Willingness to work 40 hours per week
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
  • Self motivated and hard-working
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Basic computer skills (Microsoft Office)
  • Strong customer service skills

A NEW and improved HJGT app will be released soon for both Android and iPhone!

coming soon!