USTA Graduate Intern Summer 2024- Professional Tennis Operations in Purchase, New York
Who We Are
We are Tennis! The USTA (United States Tennis Association) is the national governing body for the sport of tennis and the leader in promoting and developing the sport’s growth on every level in the United States, from local communities to the crown jewel of the professional game, the US Open.
Why Intern with the USTA?
We are a passionate team of staff and volunteers focused on growing the sport of tennis and making it accessible to all. We are committed to removing barriers and crafting opportunities for ALL to participate. Don’t know tennis? Don't worry, you can still find yourself in the game!
This is a 10-week program from June 10th through August 15th with the ability to extend throughout the US Open.
Working hours: Monday-Thursday, 9:00 AM through 5:00 PM EST
Hybrid schedule: Must be capable to work on-site 2-3 days per week at the Westchester Office with the ability to NTC as needed.
Hourly rate: $35.00
Key responsibilities pertain to assist the Director of Player Relations and Manager of Player Services with all US Open preparation for the player services areas.
Responsibilities & Projects:
Coordinate with all seasonal staff that will be working in player areas
Coordinate the interviews and presentation of player research and assist with player initiatives and activations
Who You Are
Outstanding written, verbal, research and report communication skills
Self-starter who demonstrates the ability to work in a fast paced environment with agility
Critical Thinking skills and Problem Solving Skills
Tracking and time management skills
Project management skills
Collaborative interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate optimally and develop rapport with multiple internal and external stakeholders
Proficient in Google Workspace (G-Suite) and Microsoft Office
Experience with developing presentation decks (i.e. PowerPoint/or Google Slides)
Capable of working independently and in a collaborative business environment
Live event experience and proficiency in a foreign language is a plus
What the Program Offers
As an intern, you will fully immerse into the USTA culture and be a true part of the team! During the program you will have the opportunity to network with Senior Leadership- including the CEO- as well as be mentored by current staff. Additionally, you can look forward to:
Weekly professional development workshops.
Participation in a group project which will be presented to staff at the end of the program.
Opportunity to have your resume reviewed by one of our recruiters.
Ability to participate in company activities, including our 7 Business Resource Groups.
Come One, Come All
We strongly encourage you to apply if you’re interested; all unique backgrounds and experiences welcome!
USTA is dedicated to providing equal employment opportunities for all individuals, regardless of age, disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, family status, alienage or citizenship status, creed, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Apply Here (https://careers-usopen.icims.com/jobs/4176/graduate-intern-summer-2024--professional-tennis-operations/job?mode=apply&apply=yes&in_iframe=1&hashed=-336207880)
Posted Date3 months ago(11/30/2023 3:33 PM)