VOLUNTEER - GAME DAY ASSISTANTS (MAY-JULY)

Mercer County, NJ, USA

Job Type

Volunteer

ABOUT THE ROLE

Real Central NJ Soccer is a pre-professional soccer team seeking Fan Experience Interns/Volunteers to work with our Game Day Supervisor and other staff during our second season May - July 2022. In this position, you will participate in all aspects of organizing and managing game day “front of house” operations for Real Central NJ soccer First Team matches. Your central goal is to create an inviting atmosphere and experience for corporate sponsors, fans and guests during the club’s second season with the United Soccer League (USL) and Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL).

Duties include working with other RCNJ staff in fulfilling game day needs from set up, fan and sponsor arrival, during the game, through game conclusion and clean-up. In addition to being an outstanding communicator, interns will also demonstrate excellent interpersonal and analytical skills.
Game Day role runs from mid-May through mid-July 2022. The position is unpaid.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support set up of soccer fields including changing room tents and player water needs

  • Support set up of fan-sde of game including tent and sign set up, merchandise area, and ticket area

  • Handle ticket sales, ticket check-in and other needs as requested

  • Assist with breakdown of tents and general clean up of stadium area

  • Implement Game Day logistics with guidance from Game Day-Fan Experience Supervisor

  • Data entry and record keeping as needed

  • Work with the team to provide feedback to improve systems and celebrate successes

EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Able to physically help with tent set up and moving items as needed

  • Excited to learn while working and not be afraid to make mistakes and try out of the box ideas

  • Ability and willingness to work in a team and independently

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Game Day attendance about 5 hours, for 11 home games.

  • Love of soccer a plus

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Benefits

  • Two season tickets for family and friends

  • Great career references for doing an excellent job

  • Interesting resume item

  • Networking with professional and pre-professional soccer teams and USL league front office staff

We encourage a diversity of candidates to apply, expecting to hire those with exceptional talent and potential.