Bruins Internship Program Announced

The Missoula Bruins are members of the NA3HL and play 22 regular season home games plus playoffs at Glacier Ice Rink from September through April. The Bruins are looking for interns to fill vital roles in the front office. Each internship has flexible hours and can be broken into a fall, spring, summer or full season internship opportunity.

The Bruins internship program is designed to help students apply the knowledge and skills they have gained in their college courses to professional settings. It will also allow students the opportunity to:

  • Explore a particular career path
  • Confirm their choice of major
  • Help them decide whether to pursue graduate studies
  • Develop professional skills that aren’t easily gained through classroom learning

Graphic Design Internship -Spring/Fall/Full Season

Responsibilities:

Development of print and digital collateral including game program, posters, etc…

Assist in creating graphics for print, social media and website

Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

Creative and self-starter is a must

All other duties assigned by the General Manager

Ticket Sales Internship- Spring/Fall/Full Season

Responsibilities:

Provide customer service to existing season ticket holders

Sell theme night ticket packages, group outings in the Glacier Ice Rink

Run the box office at Glacier Ice Rink on game days

Help with incoming phone calls, online ticket orders

Manage will call and provide customer service to groups attending Missoula Bruins games

Maintain and keep accurate record of customer information

All other duties assigned by the General Manager

Marketing, Media and Sponsorship Internships Spring/Fall/Full Season (IMMEDIATE OPENINGS)

Responsibilities:

Sponsorship Interns:

Generate new sponsorship leads, engage potential sponsors at local events to develop awareness in the Missoula Bruins and attend in meetings with potential sponsors

Administrative duties for team & internal tracking documents

Prospect and sell sponsorships to meet the Bruins budget requirements

Create/Update Bruins’ prospectus including Marketing Promotional Opportunities

Create meaningful sponsorship packages that deliver a strong ROI for sponsors

Create contracts and help with collections when necessary

Manage the Bruins’ sponsorship marketing efforts.

Marketing Interns:

Marketing Interns will help in coordinating in-game promotions

Distribution of giveaway items

Contribute to team’s social media accounts

Assist in development/distribution of team’s marketing materials

Develop market/fan research studies

Execute/Development of Game Presentation

Assist in production of Bruins website content

Help create short-term and long-term social media marketing campaigns

All other duties assigned by the General Manager

Team Photography Internship 2019-2020 Season

Responsibilities:

Work alongside Bruins team photographer John Sieber

Take photographs on Bruins game days of game action, fans, on-ice promotions, general game night atmosphere

Upload photos to social media accounts to increase digital presence

Photograph all staff and player head shots for website

Photograph team at community appearances

Must be available for most home game during season

All other duties assigned by the General Manager

Public Relations Internship 2019-2020 Season (IMMEDIATE OPENINGS)

Provide website content including feature stories on players, game previews and game recaps along with press releases regarding roster changes and announcements of corporate partnerships

Establish relationships with local media outlets for continued coverage in print, web and television for the Bruins

Send updates about game action on team social media accounts during games

Must be available for all homes game during 2019-2020 season

All other duties assigned by the General Manager

Marketing Internship- (Game Nights Only)

Responsibilities:

Marketing Interns will help in coordinating in-game promotions

Distribution of giveaway items

Contribute to team’s social media marketing plan

Execute Game Presentation

All other duties assigned by the General Manager

These are currently non-paid internships. Interns must be pursuing a degree in related field.  College Credit is available. To apply please send your resume and cover letter via email to zoobruinscoach@gmail.com