Sponsorship and Corporate Development Intern
RAmblerlink Job Id: 42128

In this position an intern will work with the Director of Development on sponsorship and product donations for various World Sport Chicago events and other community-based programs. 
Specific responsibilities may include but are not limited to: 
• Sales and Sponsorship – research and analyze marketing needs/opportunities for prospects; proposal development; calling and emailing potential sponsors and vendors; requesting and reviewing proposals; managing the completion of all forms and contracts; updating vendor/sponsor tracking spreadsheets
• Sponsor Activation – assisting with the development of custom marketing/benefit activation plans for each sponsor; tracking the benefit packages for each sponsor; ensuring fulfillment and documentation of sponsor activation and benefits (print, web, on-site promotions, signage, media, etc.); helping develop post-event reports that showcase each sponsor’s exposure and proves the fulfillment of each of their benefits
• Sponsor Communication and Recognition - overseeing the monthly sponsor newsletter and sponsor update reports; managing the sponsor highlight section in the WSC Volunteer Newsletter and the WSC Board Newsletter; responding to sponsor inquires and requests; managing communication and flow of information to the vendors/sponsors 
• Hospitality and VIP Experience - managing VIP invitations and RSVP lists to ensure sponsor engagement; creating and managing an enjoyable and memorable experience for all the VIP guests which include: sponsors, community and political leaders, professional athletes, Olympians and Paralympians, board members and other key contributors
• On-site Support: working with vendors and sponsors on the details of their involvement; ensuring all vendors and sponsors are fully supported and have all the tools and resources they need; managing the signage and branding needs for all sponsors/vendors; serving as a contact person at the event for sponsors and vendors; assisting with media and VIP experience
• Administrative Support – scheduling meetings; securing meeting space; data entry; report generation and monitoring; etc

Internship - Unpaid
Fundraising / Development
United States
There are opportunities starting in January, April, June and September. An eight to twelve week minimum commitment is required.
This position is an unpaid internship. Interns will receive a meal and transportation stipend of $15 per day for every full day worked (four hours or more) and $5 per day for every half day worked (less than four hours).