Application Deadline March 15, 2012
Do you have a photographer’s eye and a passion for sports? The Des Moines Menace is searching for a talented photographer who can capture the action and the excitement of Menace Soccer.
This part-time summer internship contributes to the marketing and game-day operations of the Menace, Iowa’s premier soccer team. Duties include:
- At Menace home games, taking photos of the action on and off the field. This includes action shots as well as photos of the fan experience.
- As available, taking photos at the organization’s camps (for ages 5-14).
- Editing, organizing and archiving the electronic files in a timely fashion.
- Playing an active role on Menace game days, helping with stadium setup and teardown.
West Des Moines, Iowa
- Experience shooting sports action.
- Creativity and a knack for seeing things from different perspectives.
- Accessibility to digital camera with sports-action capabilities preferred.
- High levels of responsibility and organization, with an ability to consistently meet deadlines.
- A passion for sports and a working knowledge of the game of soccer.
- Willing to work nights and weekends.
- Able to commit to working from sun-up to sun-down on all Menace home dates. The season starts in early May and runs through July, possibly into August.
- Open to constructive criticism and others’ suggestions and ideas.
- Self-motivated with a positive attitude.
- Proven team player who is willing to do what it takes to get the job done.
As part of the same corporate family as Kum & Go convenience stores, all Menace associates are expected to uphold the company's values: Passion, Integrity, Teamwork, Caring and Excellence.
Employer: Des Moines Menace
Name: Adam Small
Title: Director of Operations