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Internship - New Media and Web - Summer 2015 - Ultimate Fighting Championship (Las Vegas, NV)

Become a Champion with us:

Just like the way our fighters prepare with their training partners to be the very best, here at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) we encourage that type of teamwork. A UFC employee, like a mixed martial artist, is well-rounded and willing to put in the time necessary to be world-class. With a team of champions in the office, the UFC has fought relentlessly to break into the sports world with undeniable success. Our growth both in and outside of the Octagon has revolutionized the fight business and made the UFC the world’s leading mixed martial arts promoter and largest pay-per-view event provider. We are universally recognized for our action-packed, can’t-miss events that have sold out some of the biggest arenas and stadiums across the globe. Come join us as we progress at a rate never-before-seen in the professional sports world.

This position is based in Las Vegas, the UFC’s hometown and the Fight Capital of the World. Las Vegas matches the passion and energy of the UFC and offers a vast array of entertainment, restaurants, spas, golf courses, shops and accommodations. The UFC, owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC, has additional offices in London, Toronto, Singapore and Sao Paulo.

The Ultimate Opportunity:

Our Las Vegas office has an on-site gym with cardio equipment, weight machines and free weights. We have a regular wellness calendar for employees featuring health and nutritional classes. The Las Vegas office participates annually in a citywide Corporate Challenge. And, all employees receive UFC FIGHT PASS, a digital subscription services with exclusive live events, thousands of fights on-demand, original content, The Ultimate Fighter television show and more!

Strategy for Winning:

Our office consists of people who are passionate, dedicated and innovative.This program offers you the opportunity to become directly involved in UFC’s online and new media campaigns and initiatives. We strive to make this a challenging and interesting experience for you and try to make every effort to tailor it to the specific skills, and projects that you would like to be included in.Our Digital department is involved in promoting the UFC through new and emerging forms of technology and communication. Participants will get to experience some or all of the following:

1. Maintains and enhances the metadata master database
2. Assists with search engine optimization (SEO)
3. Assists in video publication to outside vendors and international partners
4. Participates in digital strategy and distribution 
5. Creates shells in the content management system (CMS) before events
6. Adds photos and links to all articles on www.ufc.com and Facebook
7. Links articles on event night as videos become ready
8. Mails prizes to winners
9. Scans websites and social media for event-related fighter content
10. Reviews existing digital venues (both online and mobile) for accuracy and timeliness of content
11. Supports digital team members on various projects as needed.

We are seeking candidates that are:

1. Currently pursuing a Bachelors or Masters degree in Business Management, Marketing, New Media or related field.
2. Interested in new and emerging forms of communication and technology.
3. Must have strong organizational skills, writing ability and a basic understanding of marketing concepts and techniques.
4. Should be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
5. Ability and desire to work and learn in a fast-paced work environment.
6. Good interpersonal and communication skills.
7. Ability to analyze data.
8. Knowledge of social networking and new media outlets.

Requirements:

1. Must be enrolled in an accredited college and may be receiving academic credit for the internship.
2. Must be able to work at least 35+ hours per week for summer semester and at least 30+ hours for fall or spring semesters.

This is an paid internship, but does not provide housing, relocation or transportation assistance.

Zuffa, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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

1. Yes/No: If selected for this internship, will you receive college credit for it?
2. Yes/No: I understand this is an paid internship and if selected, I am willing to relocate for the duration of the internship.
3. What year are you in your academic program?
4. What do you want to learn from this experience?
5. What is your career goal upon completion of your degree? What type of position do you hope to attain upon graduation?
6. What experience and skills have you gained through classes, internships, and/or work experiences that will help you in this position?
7. Please include the link to your elevator pitch here...


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Internship - Sponsorship Activations - Summer 2015 - Ultimate Fighting Championship (Las Vegas, NV)

Become a Champion with us:

Just like the way our fighters prepare with their training partners to be the very best, here at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) we encourage that type of teamwork. A UFC employee, like a mixed martial artist, is well-rounded and willing to put in the time necessary to be world-class. With a team of champions in the office, the UFC has fought relentlessly to break into the sports world with undeniable success. Our growth both in and outside of the Octagon has revolutionized the fight business and made the UFC the world’s leading mixed martial arts promoter and largest pay-per-view event provider. We are universally recognized for our action-packed, can’t-miss events that have sold out some of the most prestigious arenas around the globe. Come join us as we progress at a rate never-before-seen in the professional sports world.

This position is based in Las Vegas, the UFC’s hometown and the Fight Capital of the World. Las Vegas matches the passion and energy of the UFC and offers a vast array of entertainment, restaurants, spas, golf courses, shops and accommodations. The UFC, owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC, has additional offices in London, Toronto, Singapore and Sao Paulo.

The Ultimate Opportunity:

Our Las Vegas office has an on-site gym with cardio equipment, weight machines and free weights. We have a regular wellness calendar for employees featuring health and nutritional classes. The Las Vegas office participates annually in a citywide Corporate Challenge. And, all employees receive UFC FIGHT PASS, a digital subscription services with exclusive live events, thousands of fights on-demand, original content, The Ultimate Fighter television show and more!

Strategy for Winning:

Our office consists of people who are passionate, dedicated and innovative.This program offers you, as the intern, the opportunity to become directly involved in the service and activation activities of the Marketing Activations Team. The Activations Team works closely with and complements the efforts and activities of the Marketing Partnerships Sales Team. We strive to make your internship experience challenging and interesting and make every effort to tailor it to your specific career aspirations. Marketing Activations contributes to the UFC’s success through their dedication to meeting and exceeding the expectations of our business partners.

As an intern with Sponsorship Activations you will:

- Assist with preparation of post-event recaps for partners.
- Assists with preparation and execution of upcoming events.
- Tracks UFC’s sponsorship assets.
- Assists with hospitality, entertainment, and sponsor gifting.
- Assists with sponsorship ROI and measurement.
- Reach out to partners as directed to help coordinate events and contract elements.
- Assist with preparation for meetings with current and prospective partners.
- Research and conceive promotional ideas, monitor what types of events and promotions other sports properties are employing, and relay information to senior members of the activations team.
- May provide support to Marketing Partnerships team as requested.

We are seeking candidates that are:

- Sports Management, Marketing or Business majors, or other programs relevant to business development and sales. Junior, Senior or Graduate level preferred.
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
- Outgoing friendly personality with excellent customer service skills.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Ability to maintain discretion and confidential information.
- Team player.
- Willing to learn and grow.

Requirements:

- Must be enrolled in relevant academic program. Candidates that have already graduated at the start of the internship are not eligible unless you are receiving academic credit.
- May receive academic credit for the internship.
- Should be able to work a minimum of 30+ hours per week if also attending school or 35+ hours per week if not currently attending classes.
 

This is an paid internship, but does not provide housing, relocation or transportation assistance.
Zuffa, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

1. Yes/No: If selected for this opportunity, will you receive academic credit?
2. Yes/No: Do you understand that this is an paid internship that is in Las Vegas and that no housing, relocation or transportation assistance is available?
3. What level are you in your academic program (junior, senior, graduate student)?
4. What do you want to learn from this experience, and please, don't tell us that you want to learn the day-to-day operations of a sports organization or a department. We want to make sure that the experience helps build the skills and knowledge necessary to help you get to your career goals. So, specifically, what do you want to learn from the experience?
5. What is your career goal upon completion of your degree? What type of position do you hope to attain upon graduation? Explain in as much detail as possible.
6. We offer internships in two Sponsorship areas: Activations and Sales - why are you best suited to the Activations internship instead of the Sales internship?
7. Post the link to your elevator pitch here if you chose to submit one.


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Internship - Sponsorship Sales - Summer 2015 - Ultimate Fighting Championship (Las Vegas, NV)

Become a Champion with us:

Just like the way our fighters prepare with their training partners to be the very best, here at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) we encourage that type of teamwork. A UFC employee, like a mixed martial artist, is well-rounded and willing to put in the time necessary to be world-class. With a team of champions in the office, the UFC has fought relentlessly to break into the sports world with undeniable success. Our growth both in and outside of the Octagon has revolutionized the fight business and made the UFC the world’s leading mixed martial arts promoter and largest pay-per-view event provider. We are universally recognized for our action-packed, can’t-miss events that have sold out some of the most prestigious arenas around the globe. Come join us as we progress at a rate never-before-seen in the professional sports world.

This position is based in Las Vegas, the UFC’s hometown and the Fight Capital of the World. Las Vegas matches the passion and energy of the UFC and offers a vast array of entertainment, restaurants, spas, golf courses, shops and accommodations. The UFC, owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC, has additional offices in London, Toronto, Singapore and Sao Paulo.

The Ultimate Opportunity:

Our Las Vegas office has an on-site gym with cardio equipment, weight machines and free weights. We have a regular wellness calendar for employees featuring health and nutritional classes. The Las Vegas office participates annually in a citywide Corporate Challenge. And, all employees receive UFC FIGHT PASS, a digital subscription services with exclusive live events, thousands of fights on-demand, original content, The Ultimate Fighter television show and more!

Strategy for Winning:

Our office consists of people who are passionate, dedicated and innovative.This program offers you, as the intern, the opportunity to become directly involved in the sales activities that are part of the daily operations of the Marketing Partnerships department. We strive to make your internship experience challenging and interesting and make every effort to tailor it to your specific career aspirations. In conjunction and collaboration with the Marketing Activations Team, the Marketing Partnerships Team contributes to the UFC’s success through development of mutually beneficial partnerships with companies seeking to market their goods and services to UFC’s audience.

As an intern with Marketing Partnerships you will:

- Assist with lead generation by researching key sponsorship prospects via internet and phone, compile company information and contact names, and present findings to senior members of the sales team.
- Reach out to prospective partners.
- Assist with preparation for meetings with current and prospective partners.
- Assist with preparation of presentation materials for meetings.
- Track UFC’s sponsorship assets.
- Assist with preparation of post-event recaps for partners.
- Continuously research activity occurring in the sponsorship world, primarily in the sports arena.
- May provide support to Marketing Activations team for local events.

We are seeking candidates that are:

- Sports Management, Marketing or Business majors, or other programs relevant to business development and sales. Junior, Senior or Graduate level preferred.
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
- Proficiency conducting internet research. Ability to organize and effectively present analysis and information.
- Outgoing friendly personality willing to conduct cold calls with prospective business partners.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Ability to maintain discretion and confidential information.
- Team player.
- Willing to learn and grow.

Requirements:

- Must be enrolled in relevant academic program. Candidates that have already graduated at the start of the internship are not eligible unless you are receiving academic credit.
- May receive academic credit for the internship.
- Should be able to work a minimum of 30+ hours per week if also attending school or 35+ hours per week if not currently attending classes.

This is an paid internship, but does not provide housing, relocation or transportation assistance.
Zuffa, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

1. Yes/No: If selected for this opportunity, will you receive academic credit?
2. Yes/No: Do you understand that this is an paid internship that is in Las Vegas and that no housing, relocation or transportation assistance is available?
3. What level are you in your academic program (junior, senior, graduate student)?
4. What do you want to learn from this experience, and please, don't tell us that you want to learn the day-to-day operations of a sports organization or a department. We want to make sure that the experience helps build the skills and knowledge necessary to help you get to your career goals. So, specifically, what do you want to learn from the experience?
5. What is your career goal upon completion of your degree? What type of position do you hope to attain upon graduation? Explain in as much detail as possible.
6. We offer internships in two Sponsorship areas: Sales and Activation - why are you best suited to the Sales internship instead of the Activation internship?
7. n/a


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