Sugar Bowl Committee: Internship position available. The Sugar Bowl Committee is accepting applications for its intern position in the Bowl’s office. The paid position is for 10 months (August to May) and duties will be in the areas of Operations, Events and Social Media. Intern will assist with team and stadium operations, hospitality events and social media platforms. Specific duties for the Sugar Bowl and its calendar of events will depend upon the background and experience of the applicant but will include work on the 2022 Allstate Sugar Bowl Football Classic and other Committee sponsored events. Interested individuals should submit a letter of interest, current resume and a response to the event prompt listed below. The names of three professional references are also required. Electronic submissions are preferred: firstname.lastname@example.org. Mailing address is: Human Resources, Sugar Bowl, 1500 Sugar Bowl Drive, New Orleans, LA 70112. Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.
The Sugar Bowl Committee is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Event Prompt: Each year the Sugar Bowl hosts hospitality functions for the two participating teams in the Sugar Bowl game. Please create a hospitality event for one of the teams to attend during their week-long stay in New Orleans. Please limit your response to the event prompt to one page.
Effective written and oral communications skills, along with strong computer skills
Prior practical collegiate athletics experience in the areas referenced (Operations, Events and/or Social Media) will receive priority consideration
About Allstate Sugar Bowl
Mission: The Sugar Bowl's mission is to seek out, promote, finance, sponsor, schedule, conduct, and operate an annual calendar of local, state, national and international amateur and collegiate sporting events in the Greater New Orleans area and the State of Louisiana for the purpose of generating tourism. On January 1, 2022, the Organization will host the 88th Annual Sugar Bowl Classic in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.
Membership and Staff: There are over 125 individuals comprising the current membership of the Sugar Bowl Committee. These members represent the Organization on various working committees designed to carry out the Sugar Bowl's mission. The Organization's day-to-day operations are conducted in its office located in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, and are handled by a full-time staff of 11 employees.