Monday, February 20, 2012

USGA P.J. Boatwright Internship

Working under the direction of the Executive Director and senior staff, the intern will learn about all aspects of amateur golf administration including the following:
General office administration
  • Compile and maintain office records.
  • Answer phone and respond to inquiries.
  • Assist with mailings and preparation for seminars, meetings and championships.
  • Process and package membership materials for shipping.
Conduct of statewide golf championships
  • Assist in all aspects of tournament administration - pairings, mailings to contestants, scoring, course
  • marking, rules, etc.
  • Assist with preparation of information for competitors.
  • Prepare score sheets for scoreboards and competition scorecards.
  • Assist Rules Officials and Administrators at tournament sites.
  • Compile data for Player of the Year Points System.
Communications and media relations
  • Take photographs and/or video at tournament sites.
  • Assist with preparation of items for website and news outlets.
  • Help prepare reports for media and articles for association publications.
  • Assist in writing and posting material on association’s web site and e-newsletter.
  • Assist in writing and layout of Yearbook, Membership Directory and Club Calendar
Handicap and Course Rating Administration
  • Assist with administration of handicap services.
  • Assist with preparation and conduct of meetings and seminars.
  • Assist course raters in the field.
  • Assist in computer input of data and production of rating reports for clubs.
Urbandale, Iowa

May through August 2012

  • Strong consideration will be given to individuals who:
  • Are pursuing an education in sports administration, marketing or a related field;
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills;
  • Have strong computer skills (website, graphic design, publishing software knowledge a big plus);
  • Have a background in and an appreciation for the game of golf.
Employer:  Iowa Golf Association
Name: Bill Dickens
Title:  Executive Director

No comments:

Post a Comment