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Field Activation Intern

DEPARTMENT: Marketing

REPORTS TO: Marketing

GENERAL POSITION SUMMARY

If you love baseball / softball, like traveling, enjoy helping athletes improve, and find cutting-edge consumer technology exciting, we have a great internship opportunity available! Blast Motion is looking for a few interns to travel to baseball and softball events to support Blast partners, showcase the Blast solution, and help drive sales. You’ll represent the Blast brand on-site during these events and will be responsible for setup / teardown of any Blast marketing materials. Qualified candidates need to have great attention to detail, be responsible, and have personal accountability, while thriving in a team environment and demonstrating the thrill of assisting coaches, players, and Blast partners to introduce them to our technology, share the benefits of the Blast solution and how it can help them improve their swing, and have more fun.

AVAILABILITY

Applications must have a flexible travel schedule to work weekdays and weekends, as needed, based on event schedule. This position will be around 30 hours of work per week.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with marketing management, Event Manager, and strategic partner to plan and execute events with on-site Blast Baseball / Blast Softball activations
  • Work with Product Support to become a subject matter expert regarding the product and all of its components. This knowledge will be used in the field at events and assisting existing accounts.
  • Become a solution expert to provide both on-site and remote troubleshooting and training
  • Train partners and on-site event support personnel on the benefits of the Blast solution
  • Interact with prospects and customers at various events, as well as coaches and players at activations events
  • Help drive on-site sales at events and lead capture for sales team follow-up post event
  • Become knowledgeable on seasonal campaigns and launch dates to help promote Blast sales
MARKETING:

  • Work with the Event Manager and marketing team to maintain an accurate calendar of events
  • Provide photos and text updates for activities captures (in photos) to the marketing team to post on social media & for additional marketing collateral use
  • Work with marketing team to create and place / hang promotional material at events
ADMINITSTRATIVE:

  • Manage and track all inventory and giveaway requests
  • Make sure that all Blast sensors are getting fully charged prior to use
  • Provide event recap reports
  • Other records or documentation as assigned
  • Assist and support sales and marketing teams in a variety of different capacities as needed by the demands of the department
QUALIFICATIONS:

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  • Recent college graduate or current grad student with a degree in recreation, sport management or related majors preferred
  • Understand the games of baseball and softball and their respective cultures
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong interpersonal skills required
  • Ability to interact with diverse populations and age groups
  • Strong organizational and leadership abilities
  • Must have transportation to sites and able to haul event supplies in targeted region (track mileage for reimbursement)
WORKING CONDITIONS AND REQUIRED PHYSICAL EFFORT:
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  • Location: (1) position in Texas and (1) position in Florida
  • Some physical abilities required to lift shipping packages (up to 50 pounds), demo products, setup at events, and transport product and activation assets.
  • Interns must provide their own mode of reliable transportation and the ability to travel, support events over weekends, work up to 32 hours a week, and willingness to travel up to 70%.  There will be reimbursement for mileage. 
To apply, please submit your application / resume to: careers@blastmotion.com

Are you a parent or athlete interested in a single sensor? If so, visit our parent page or player page for more information on how players can benefit from a single sensor. You can also visit our online store.

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Are you a parent or athlete interested in a single sensor? If so, visit our parent page or player page for more information on how players can benefit from a single sensor. You can also visit our online store.

Still have questions? Visit our FAQs or message us on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, or TikTok.