Local Market Intern

MISSION

To trailblaze a future of professional sports that is player-led and fan-focused.

VALUES

1. Stay grounded
2. Think critically
3. Encourage creativity
4. Persevere through the noise
5. Operate like an owner
6. Be Helpful

Role: Local Market Intern
Location: Remote
Job Type: Seasonal
Start Date: Summer 2021
 
Position and Responsibilities Overview:
The PLL is seeking talented rising professionals for local market internships for the summer of 2021. Local market interns will operate in a hybrid role as local market ambassadors for the PLL, while supporting general operations of the league, attending weekly team calls, and getting a remote learning opportunity to develop skills and meaningful experience. This is an independent contractor role estimated at 20 hours per week that will require a self-starter mentality and a strong desire to make an impact for the league’s third season. Local market interns will meaningfully contribute to the success of the league through the channels of local marketing, ticket sales, tune-in, relationship management, and project support.  
 
Qualifications:
  • Must be located near or in a PLL 2021 market
  • Must be a self-starter with a high-motor and ability to learn quickly + self-teach
  • Energized around bringing new fans to the PLL and supporting direct ticket sales through personal network and local community organizations/groups
  • Self-starter with strong interpersonal and team-based skills
  • Organized, with the ability to simultaneously manage 100+ conversations effectively
  • Hard worker who is a “doer” first; must be ready to roll sleeves up
  • Highly motivated and eager to make an impact on the organization
  • Access to and knowledge of standard office software
  • Lacrosse background is a plus

Premier Lacrosse League is an equal opportunity employer. Premier Lacrosse League is committed to the principles of equal employment. We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other employment laws and regulations. It is our intent to maintain a work environment that is free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation because of age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and/or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws. The Company is dedicated to the fulfillment of this policy in regard to all aspects of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, placement, transfer, training, promotion, rates of pay, and other compensation, termination, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.

ABOUT THE PLL

The Premier Lacrosse League (2020 SBJ Sports Breakthrough of the Year) is a North American outdoor professional lacrosse league featuring the world’s 200 best players. Co-founded by lacrosse superstar Paul Rabil and his brother, serial entrepreneur, and investor, Mike Rabil, the Premier Lacrosse League is backed by an investment group composed of Joe Tsai Sports, Brett Jefferson Holdings, The Raine Group, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), and other leading sports and media executives, entrepreneurs, and investors. The PLL season is distributed through an exclusive media-rights agreement with NBC Sports Group. The league has partnered with blue chips brands through its first two years of play, such as Ticketmaster, Gatorade, and Progressive. For more information, visit www.premierlacrosseleague.com and follow on social media:

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