Chicago Fire Football Club is a Major League Soccer team that was founded in 1997 and is Chicago’s ambassador to the global sport of soccer. The Club recently returned to Soldier Field as well as opened a new 50,000 square foot office in the heart of the city. With tremendous growth and expansion, the Club is laying the foundation for an audacious and ambitious vision that will transform the brand and the success of the Club in the coming years. Some of the fabulous employee perks the Chicago Fire Football Club Internship Program offers include:
· Professional Development Workshops / Lunch ; Learns
· Office Culture ; Facilities
o Full game room, frequent internship class outings ; activities, and rooftop at our central office.
· Attend Matchdays
o Receive tickets to each home match for family and friends.
Job Overview:Chicago Fire Football Club is seeking dedicated interns to join our Soccer In The Community team! Interns will work on our summer camps to grow participation and love for our sport throughout Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. As this is the first interaction with CFFC for a lot of participants, our interns will need to be passionate and enthusiastic about working with children, helping them develop their soccer skills, as well as growing the club’s next generation of fans.
Job Responsibilities:· Assist with the delivery of day camps in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs· Help manage all aspects and execution of our programs, including communication, marketing, logistics, and scheduling· Be on-site at programs to ensure high standards of execution and customer service· Provide a best-in-class camp experience to all participants and their families· Work cross-functionally with other departments in the front office to ensure all elements are properly executed· Drive participation and club affinity through exceptional program delivery and customer service Qualifications:· Candidate must have a strong work ethic and a desire to work in sports· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills· Willingness to learn in a fast-paced environment· Ability to work flexible hours, including but not limited to evenings and weekends· Valid Drivers License and access to your own vehicleCFFC is committed to providing equal employment opportunity and maintaining a workplace for employees and applicants for employment that is free from discrimination. The Company does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, citizenship, age, veteran or military status, disability, sexual orientation, sexual orientation or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including hiring, promotion, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits and training. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.