Website USA Triathlon
At USA Triathlon, as an intern you’re not just here to get coffee but you’re there to gain actual work experience.
Job: Marketing & Digital Strategy Intern
Company: USA Triathlon
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Digital Strategy Intern
USA Triathlon is the largest multisport organization in the
world and the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic National Governing Body (NGB) for the
sport of triathlon and other multisport disciplines. We spend every day
thinking about ways to grow and support the sport. We’re building the most
innovative service organization in sports and transforming lives by inspiring
participation to help communities become healthier. We also represent our
country at the highest levels of international competition, striving to win
medals with class and integrity.
We are re-defining the modern-day NGB by listening,
collaborating and adapting our existing model. Service leadership, performance
excellence, collaboration, and diversity and inclusion are central to our core
We are all about going above and beyond to serve the
triathlon community, and we work equally hard at serving our teammates. We are
committed to being the best place to work in the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic
Movement by focusing on hiring, training, retaining and promoting talented,
dedicated, passionate individuals who want to get better every day.
Come to Colorado Springs, rated as the “most desirable place
to live in the U.S. In 2018” by a U.S. News & world report survey! Hone
your skills and expertise while creating opportunities for triathletes to live
their best lives.
The USA Triathlon (USAT) Marketing & Digital Strategy
internship is a unique and exciting opportunity to learn the inner workings of
a National Governing Body (NGB). The marketing intern works directly with the
Marketing & Communications team along with various other contacts across
the organization to help support their program and marketing initiatives.
During the semester, the USAT intern will be afforded the opportunity to
develop and apply skills in various areas including but not limited to customer
service, marketing, digital strategy, as well as introductions to data
management and business/marketing analytics. This person will be part of a team
Essential Job Functions:
1. Learn the daily functions of the marketing and
communications team including developing and managing marketing plans, assets,
timelines and budgets.
2. Support the marketing & digital strategy team in
3. Be a resource to a collaborative team to help grow
membership, event registrations and the organization.
• Educational Requirements: Enrolled in a Bachelor or
Master’s degree program
• Excellent communication and customer service skills
• Detail oriented
• Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point &
• Experience with Google Marketing Platform and Marketo
• Passion for sport and the Ideals of the Olympic
• Familiarity with Triathlon preferred but not
• Demonstrated ability to work in fast paced
multidisciplinary team environment
• Ability to travel, occasionally work long hours and handle
some light physical activity
• Must be eligible to work in the USA