Relay Rotation Program Trainee

Relay Rotation Program New York, NY


Position Description:
New York Road Runners’ Relay Rotation Trainee Program is a fantastic opportunity for recent graduates. You will gain an excellent start to your career as a professional in the competitive sports business. After college graduation, the program begins in January 2020 with training in two exciting departments of NYRR over the course of one year, in areas such as Event Development & Production, Public Relations & Pro Athletes, Brand Marketing & Communications, Strategic Partnerships & Runner Products, Development and Philanthropy and/or Youth & Community Services. At the completion of the program, you may be eligible to apply for available full-time positions in the organization.

Relay Rotation Trainees are provided with the tools needed to succeed. You will be trained under the guidance of skilled managers on critical teams within NYRR, gaining valuable business experience while contributing to the goals of various departments. Support for your career growth will be provided by your managers and the human resources team. Goals will be discussed and regular feedback sessions will occur during the year, as well as a final evaluation completed by both you and NYRR. You will receive onboarding and training to learn about NYRR and gain the knowledge needed to best perform in your role.  

Position Requirements:

- At least 1 year internship experience in a fast paced environment
- Recent college graduate

- Bachelors degrees in sports management, marketing, public administration, social media, hospitality preferred

- Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Strong organizational skills with the ability to work on multiple projects

To Apply: 
Be sure include your resume and cover letter, detailing your career interests and New York Road Runners.

New York Road Runners is an Equal Opportunity Employer