Employment Opportunites

The Cobras are seeking qualified candidates looking to pursue a career in multimedia and social media. This is a paid, full-time position. You must live in Greensboro, or be able to commute to The Greensboro Coliseum every day. Candidates must be able to travel with the team during all away games, attend all community appearances, home games. Candidates must be willing to work long hours, including possible holidays and weekends. Also to be qualified you must have your own camera!

DUTIES:

  • Hiring of all social media, multimedia and graphic design interns
  • Develop team news stories, social media content, run press conferences, and oversee game day media packages
  • Maintain and organize the website -- carcobras.com
  • Run all team social media accounts -- Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, etc.
  • Creating infographics for use on team's social media platforms
  • Produce video packages covering team's community appearances and events
  • Create highlight videos for use in team presentations
  • Write and develop all press releases, program stories
  • Maintain team's library of video footage and photographs
  • Facilitate any team media needs for locals new stations and broadcast teams.
  • Create all graphical assets to be used in the arena during the Cobras Season
    • Dasher Pads
    • Jumbotron
    • Ribbon Boards
  • Designing posters, flyers and other promotional marketing materials
    • Game Programs
    • Team Posters (both Venom Dance Team and Cobras Football Team)
    • Game Notes
    • Flip Cards
  • Preparing graphical presentations for potential corporate partners
  • Work closely with sponsors to make sure all digital artwork is approved
  • Work closely with the Greensboro Coliseum to make sure all formatting is ready for game-day.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Degree in Journalism, Communication, Graphic Design, or other related fields.
  • Experience with video editing software (Final Cut Pro).
  • Adobe Creative Suite design and desktop publishing software
    • Photoshop
    • Premier
    • After effects

If you are applying for this position please contact tia@carcobras.com -- Please include at least 3 design samples, 2 writing samples, cover letter, and resume. 

 
 
 
Internship Opportunities
 
The Carolina Cobras are seeking qualified individuals to join the organization as unpaid interns.
 
Applicants should expect to work anywhere from 20-30 hours per week, these hours would include working events. These hours will include both office hours and working community appearances and events, which may occur during non-traditional business hours. All positions all call for general administrative work such as maintaining/organizing files, data entry, sales calls, copying, filing and faxing. Applicants must possess strong organizational and communication (both oral and written) skills. Applicants must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and the internet, along with other programs as listed by specific positions. Interns also must have the ability to work independently and must demonstrate initiative and the ability to prioritize when handling multiple tasks. A professional attitude will be expected. Interns must also have a form of reliable transportation. Please see below for descriptions of specific positions.
 
 
To be considered for an internship, you must include the following:
 
• Cover Letter
 
• Resume
• Days/Hours available
• The department you are interested in applying for (must be written).
 
Please contact Tia McDaniel at tia@carcobras.com with any employment questions you may have.
 
 
AVAILABLE INTERNSHIPS:
Community Relations
Game Operations
Sales
Graphic Design
Multimedia
 
Community Relations/Game Operations:
The Carolina Cobras are seeking qualified candidates to assist the team's Community Relations and Game Operations departments. In addition to general office duties, Community Relations/Game Operations interns will provide support in the following areas:
Representing the Sharks organization at community appearances and events, including setup and breakdown
Participating in grassroots marketing initiatives as part of a "Street Team"
Assist in developing ideas to enhance team's Theme Nights for the upcoming season
Please, no phone calls
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Sales:
 
The Carolina Cobras  are seeking qualified candidates looking to pursue a career in  sales to assist the team's Corporate Sales and Group Sales departments. In addition to general office duties, Sales interns will provide support in the following areas:
 
Helping the organization generate new business by making outbound calls for both corporate partnerships and group ticket opportunities
Assisting in the creation of partnership proposals and contracts
Maintaining electronic database of sales contacts
Candidates for this internship should possess proficiency with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel), as well as a strong ability to display a professional demeanor when speaking over the telephone.
 
Please, no phone calls
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Multimedia:
 
The Carolina Cobras are seeking qualified candidates looking to pursue a career in  multimedia journalism to assist the team's Media Relations and Community Relations departments. In addition to general office duties, Multimedia interns will provide support in the following areas:
 
Assisting with team news stories, press conferences, and game day media packages.
Assist with maintaining and organizing team history and community events on carcobras.com
Assisting in management of team's social media accounts
Producing video packages covering team's community appearances and events
Creating highlight videos for use in team presentations
Maintaining team's library of video footage
Assist with any team media needs for locals new stations and broadcast teams. 
Candidates for this internship should possess experience with video editing software (Final Cut Pro). A general familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite design and desktop publishing software is also a plus.
 
Please, no phone calls
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Graphic Design:
 
 
The Carolina Cobras are seeking qualified candidates looking to pursue a intership in graphic design to assist both the Multimedia and Marketing department. In addition to general office duties, Graphic Design interns will provide support in the following areas:
 
Creating graphical assets to be used in the arena during the Sharks season
Designing posters, flyers and other promotional marketing materials
Preparing graphical presentations for potential corporate partners
Creating infographics for use on team's social media platforms
Maintaining the team's database of photographs
Candidates for this internship should posess experience with Adobe Creative Suite graphic design and desktop publishing software. Please include at least two design samples along with your resume and cover letter.
 
 
Please, no phone calls
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FOOTBALL OPERATIONS:
 
 
The Carolina Cobras are seeking qualified candidates looking to pursue a career in football to assist both the Carolina Cobras Coaching Staff. In addition to general office duties and pratice attendance, Coaches are looking for qualified candidates interested in one of the following fields:
 
Equipment Management
Team Video
Coaching
Athletic Training
 
 
Candidates for this internship should posess experience in one of the fields listed above. Please indicate which Football Operations Internship field you would like to apply for and submit a cover letter & resume.
 
Please, no phone calls
Please, no phone calls
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