Property Asst, Corp. Sponsorship Sales - K-State

Learfield Sports Manhattan, KS

About the Job

K-State Sports Properties is Learfield’s local, dedicated entity representing Kansas State University. In complete collaboration with the university, this team is committed to extending the affinity of the Wildcats’ brand to businesses and corporations of all sizes looking to align with the undeniably loyal and passionate collegiate sports fan base. As exclusive multimedia rights holder for Kansas State University, K-State Sports Properties manages all aspects of the rights relationship, providing corporate partners both traditional and new media opportunities with the Wildcats in which to bolster their own brand and garner maximum exposure through inventory such as venue signage; event sponsorships and promotion; corporate hospitality; television and digital engagement and visibility via the official athletics website; and radio game broadcasts and coaches’ shows. Learfield is actively seeking a Property Assistant to work from Manhattan, KS, for K-State Sports Properties (KSSP). Our Property Assistants are essential to Learfield and our properties’ success. We are looking for a well-organized, responsible and outgoing individual to provide the necessary support to the KSSP team. The goal is to execute partnership elements to ensure an enjoyable Game Day experience for the KSSP team, partners and KSU fans. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment and have prior athletics support experience, we want to meet you! The position will provide excellent on site marketing and sales training within the sports and entertainment industry. This role has responsibilities which include, but are not limited to, the following: Responsibilities

  • Assist with game day and event operations, including set up of select in-venue signage, hospitality events/suites, and game day displays
  • Fulfillment of on and off-field/court promotions for corporate sponsors (displays, promotional handouts, contests, etc.)
  • Documentation, via video, of sponsored promotions
  • Communication with various departments of KSU Athletics
  • Office and administrative support
  • Assist with game day program sales
  • Handle other miscellaneous projects as needed Qualifications
  • Ability to work all Women's Basketball Coaches Shows
  • High level of initiative, coupled with the ability to work independently
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to initiate and maintain personal relationships
  • Highly organized; able to prioritize and execute tasks
  • Focus on attention to detail; quality over quantity
  • Ability to maintain a positive, upbeat attitude under pressure
  • Knowledge in Excel, Power Point and Outlook; savvy with social media
  • Current KSU student pursuing a degree in Sports Management, Marketing, Public Relations, Communications or other related field