Commercial Department Intern

  • Employer Burnley Football Club
  • Town / City Burnley
  • Job Type Internship
  • Salary Competitive
  • Closing Date 13/04/2022
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Commercial Department Intern

About us

Burnley Football Club is an established Premier League Club with a rich history, located in the heart of the town and its community, we believe that Burnley is a special place – a home to extraordinary people like you.

Placement expectations

The successful applicant will join the Commercial department. This internship is a great opportunity to gain industry experience to start a career at an elite level.

Reporting to the Head of Commercial Partnerships, the successful applicant will be expected to:

  • Working on the delivery team for commercial and local brands partnerships, helping to fulfil partnership rights.
  • Supporting the wider team with collating signed merchandise, tickets, and artwork.
  • Supporting on partnership sales research and creation of a database of local businesses.
  • Production of a partnership newsletter with roundup of brands and partnerships weekly.
  • Research into best practice.
  • Collation of sales assets.
  • Coordinating hospitality.
  • Coordinating events for networking.
  • To be able to work flexible hours where the role of the job requires.
  • Promote the Burnley Football Club brand and ethos in a professional, strong and positive manner.
  • Hold a commitment to equality and diversity in the workplace and a willingness to undertake all relevant equality and diversity training.

Education and experience required:

  • Undergraduate Degree or working towards.
  • Hard working and ambitious to succeed.
  • A positive attitude and personality who can bring a noticeable impact to our environment.
  • Shows initiative, has confidence in own ability with a positive attitude towards undertaking any aspect of the job role.
  • Displays no prejudice when working with others.
  • Self-motivated, with expectation of self and others.
  • A commitment to the aims, vision, and values of Burnley FC.
  • Enthusiasm, energy, and resilience.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Passion for football (desirable).

Please apply by forwarding your CV and cover letter to HR@burnleyfc.com

Burnley Football Club are committed to safeguarding children and young people and is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

*Please note that due to the number of applications we receive, only candidates selected for interview will be notified.

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