Marketing Internship (Summer 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to become a professional within the industry.

2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship

What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must be available for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA

• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Bellingham Bells Marketing Internship (SUMMER 2020)
The Marketing Promotions Intern will work closely with the front office to strategize, prepare & execute marketing campaigns in advance of the 2020 season. Marketing interns will help to extend the Bellingham Bells brand throughout the Whatcom County community by way of community events and appearances, guerrilla marketing, strategic marketing campaigns and paid
advertising.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Representing the team at various community events (WWU sporting events, community fun runs, elementary school appearances, Ski to Sea Junior Parade, Back to Bellingham, etc.) Act as chaperone for team mascot and interact positively with fans while promoting the team and upcoming season.
• Working with local businesses on cross-branding marketing opportunities including pocket schedule placement, signage, cross-branded events, etc.
• Assist front office with digital marketing campaigns and content creation (hype videos, social media campaigns, blog articles, etc.).
• Coordinate game day promotional details with local sponsors, including the promotion & planning of theme nights, sponsor game nights and key events (jersey auction, fireworks shows, community wiffleball game).

Minimum Qualifications:
• Availability during all Bellingham Bells 2020 home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com) and occasional availability on off days
• Demonstrated experience with marketing campaigns and basic marketing terminology
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

Preferred Qualifications
• Knowledge of baseball rules and terminology

Compensation: This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. for all 29 home games (145 hours) + additional hours to be scheduled as needed (dependent on the total number of internship hours required by academic program).
Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:
• Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM
• Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM
• Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th
Start Date: June 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include at least one writing sample
with your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.

Public Relations Internship (Summer 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to become a professional within the industry.

2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship

What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must be available for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA

• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying
for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Bellingham Bells Public Relations Internship (SUMMER 2020)
The Public Relations intern will work closely with the front office to strategize, prepare & execute public/community relations campaigns in advance of the 2020 season. PR interns will help to extend the Bellingham Bells brand throughout the Whatcom County community by way of strategic public relations campaigns, video features, press kits & releases and strategic research.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Serve as key contact for all in-season media relations activities. Send out relevant updates to media after games, update media contact list, communicate with local media and coordinate media activity and press pass distribution.
• Work with front office to develop press kit to be shared with local media. Write & distribute press releases in advance of significant news developments, and coordinate interview requests/media information requests with local media.
• Develop PR campaign to help team extend brand into community. Working with front office, take responsibility for the concepting, design, execution & tracking of campaign.
• Assist team in identifying areas that need additional research/data and helping to conduct research campaigns when appropriate.
• Other PR/marketing/media relations duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Demonstrated experience with public relations campaigns, AP style and basic marketing terminology
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

Preferred Qualifications
• Knowledge of baseball rules and terminology

Compensation: This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. for all 29 home games (145 hours) + additional hours to be scheduled as needed (dependent on the total
number of internship hours required by academic program).
Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:
• Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM
• Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM
• Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th
Start Date: June 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include at least one writing sample
with your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.

Video Broadcast Production Intern (Summer 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to become a professional within the industry.

2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship

What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must be available for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be
required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA

• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Bellingham Bells Video Broadcast Production Intern
The Video Broadcast Production Intern will work closely with the Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations team to produce a nightly Facebook Live broadcast for every Bellingham Bells home game. Working with a camera crew, the video broadcast production intern will engineer the broadcast and take responsibility for creating score/advertiser graphics to enhance the broadcast.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Coordination of the nightly live broadcast, including communication with the camera crew and attention to technical elements involved (radio stream, camera connections, etc.)
• Engineer broadcast, maintaining a high level of quality (sound, picture, graphics). Use WireCast software & Adobe Photoshop to create templates for broadcast design, including but not limited to score graphics, advertising graphics, etc.
• Cut nightly highlight packages for use on Bells’ social media channels.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Available for all Bellingham Bells home games during summer 2020 (full schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com)
• Basic technical knowledge of how to set up & engineer a video broadcast
• Knowledge of social media and web standards for video content
• Proficient in Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere and Adobe Photoshop

Compensation: This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. for all 29 home games (145 hours) + additional hours to be scheduled as needed (dependent on the total
number of internship hours required by academic program).
Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:
• Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM
• Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM
• Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th
Start Date: June 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include at least one example of video
work you’ve done with your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No applications will be accepted after January 15,
2020.

 

Photo Intern (Summer 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to become a professional within the industry.
2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must be available for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA

• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Bellingham Bells Photo Intern
The Photo Intern will be responsible for the daily coverage of Bellingham Bells home games and will work closely with the Media Relations & Marketing departments to provide content for social media channels and website content. In this internship, the photo intern will help to provide a catalog of photos for use by the Bells’ marketing & media teams, which will help support the team’s overall media relations efforts.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Cover all 32 home games during the 2020 season, capturing images of pre-game and post-game ceremonies, ingame action and highlights.
• Work closely with Bells’ media relations team to provide 1-3 edited images nightly, to be used in game recaps and other media relations materials.
• Maintain an organized collection of edited photos cataloged by date, opponent & player number for easy access by media relations and marketing team.
• Capture team headshots & shoot annual team photo.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Available for all Bellingham Bells home games during summer 2020 (full schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com)
• Demonstrated experience with action photography
• Excellent verbal communication skills
• Proficiency with Adobe Photoshop

Preferred Qualifications:
• Prior experience with archiving and organizing a large number of photos in a digital collection

Compensation:  This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. for all 29 home games (145 hours) + additional hours to be scheduled as needed (dependent on the total number of internship hours required by academic program).
Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:
• Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM
• Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM
• Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th
Start Date: June 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include sample work (link to online
gallery or 3-5 sample images) as part of your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.

Marketing Video Production Intern (Summer 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to Become a professional within the industry.

2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship

What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must be available for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be
required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA

• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying
for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Bellingham Bells Marketing Video Production Intern
The Marketing Video Production Intern will work closely with the Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations team to produce relevant, quality video content to help tell the Bellingham Bells story. This position will focus on the production of visual media to help augment overall media relations efforts.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Management of the Bellingham Bells’ YouTube channel, including the consistent production of new featured YouTube content.
• Capture, produce and publish featured content for all home games, including but not limited to pre-game and post-game interviews.
• Brainstorm and execute daily and weekly video projects, including but not limited to interviews, vignettes, “behind the scenes” features and highlight reels.
• Capture in-game content during all home games for use in various recap videos & end of season summary video.
• Create pre-season and regular season promotional videos.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Available for all Bellingham Bells home games during summer 2020 (full schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com)
• Knowledge of social media and web standards for video content
• Proficient in Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere
• Excellent communication skills and ability to work well with staff, coaches, and players Compensation: This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. for all 29 home games (145 hours) + additional hours to be scheduled as needed (dependent on the total
number of internship hours required by academic program).
Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:
• Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM
• Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM
• Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th
Start Date: June 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include at least one sample of video
work you’ve done with your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.

Communication/Beat Writer Internship (Summer 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience Multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to become a professional within the industry.

2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship

What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in anacademic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must beavailable for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be
required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA
• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Bellingham Bells Communication/Beat Writer Internship
The Communication/Beat Writer intern will work closely with the Bells’ front office & the Director of Broadcasting/Media Relations to produce relevant, engaging & quality content to help tell the Bellingham Bells story. This position will focus on news writing, video interviews & the compilation of engaging content to help fans get to know the 2020 Bellingham Bells.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Support broadcast efforts during home games; occasionally provide color commentary as needed.
• Prepare nightly recap package for each home game. This will include the prompt production of a game recap article to be posted on the website, and the creation of a graphic to be posted on the website and all social media channels.
• Write weekly feature stories (500 words) for publishing in printed roster handout distributed to fans at Bells’ home games. Augment stories with video pieces to be shared on Bells social media.
• Work closely with Director of Broadcasting to brainstorm and execute weekly feature stories highlighting human interest stories within the Bellingham Bells network.
• Coordinate local media requests & reach out to local media outlets with engaging story ideas on behalf of the Bells.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Available for all Bellingham Bells home games during summer 2020 (full schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com).
• Strong writing skills and knowledge of AP Style.
• Demonstrated proficiency in the ability to produce a quality written piece involving multiple interview subjects in a
timely manner.
• Experience shooting, editing & publishing short, simple video pieces.
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).

Preferred Qualifications:
• Demonstrated proficiency with Adobe InDesign
• Knowledge of baseball rules and terminology
Compensation: This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and
receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
Hours: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. for all 29 home games (145 hours) + additional hours to be scheduled as needed (dependent on the total
number of internship hours required by academic program).
Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:
• Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM
• Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM
• Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th
Start Date: June 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include at least one writing sample with your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No  applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.

Public Relations Internship (SPRING 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to become a professional within the industry.

2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship

What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must be available for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA

• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Public Relations Internship (SPRING 2020)
The Public Relations intern will work closely with the front office to strategize, prepare & execute public/community relations campaigns in advance of the 2020 season. PR interns will help to extend the Bellingham Bells brand throughout the Whatcom County community by way of strategic public relations campaigns, video features, press kits & releases and strategic research.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Serve as key contact for media relations activities. Reach out to local media to coordinate media appearances, coordinate all media requests and outreach.
• Plan & execute 2020 Bellingham Bells Media Day
• Write and edit content for Bells website, game day program & other marketing pieces
• Work with front office to develop press kit to be shared with local media. Write & distribute press releases in advance of significant news developments, and coordinate interview requests/media information requests with local media.
• Develop PR campaign to help team extend brand into community in advance of 2020 opening day. Working with front office, take responsibility for the concepting, design, execution & tracking of campaign.
• Assist team in identifying areas that need additional research/data and helping to conduct research campaigns
when appropriate.
• Other PR/marketing/media relations duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Demonstrated experience with public relations campaigns, AP style and basic marketing terminology
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
Preferred Qualifications
• Knowledge of baseball rules and terminology
Compensation: This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship
program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.

Hours: 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. for all 29 home games (145 hours) + additional hours to be scheduled as needed (dependent on the total number of internship hours required by academic program).
Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:
• Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5 PM
• Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM
• Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th

Start Date: June 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include at least one writing sample
with your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020

Marketing Internship (SPRING 2020) Application Deadline January 15th

BELLINGHAM BELLS 2020 INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
The Bellingham Bells are pleased to offer a variety of internships to college enrolled students who are eligible to receive credit for their work with the Bells. The Bells internship program combines hands-on experience with a wide range of speakers and field immersion experiences to help students experience multiple aspects of sports business and learn more about what it takes to become a professional within the industry.

2020 internships available include:
Spring 2020
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship
Summer 2020
Communication/Beat Writer Internship
Marketing Video Production Internship
Video Broadcast Production Internship
Photo Internship
Social Media Internship
Marketing Internship
Public Relations Internship

What You Need to Know:
• These internship positions are for-credit, unpaid internships. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.
• Internships range from 150-240 hours depending on your academic internship requirements. Interns must be available for all Bells’ home games (schedule available at http://www.bellinghambells.com). Additionally, interns will be required to be in attendance for the following events:

Bellingham Bells Media Day – Monday, June 1st – 3 PM to 5PM

Everett AquaSox Field Trip – Monday, June 29th – 5 PM to 10 PM

Internship Seminars: Thursday, July 7th & Thursday, July 30th – Time TBA

• Applications will be reviewed as received. NO applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.
• To apply, please follow the specific instructions listed in the internship description of the position you are applying for.
Questions?
Stephanie Morrell | General Manager
(360) 746 – 0409
stephanie@bellinghambells.com

Marketing Internship (SPRING 2020)
The Marketing Promotions Intern will work closely with the front office to strategize, prepare & execute marketing campaigns in advance of the 2020 season. Marketing interns will help to extend the Bellingham Bells brand throughout the Whatcom County community by way of community events and appearances, guerrilla marketing, strategic marketing campaigns and paid
advertising.

Responsibilities may include, but will not be limited to:
• Representing the team at various community events (WWU sporting events, community fun runs, elementary school appearances, Ski to Sea Junior Parade, Back to Bellingham, etc.) Act as chaperone for team mascot and interact positively with fans while promoting the team and upcoming season.
• Working with local businesses on cross-branding marketing opportunities including pocket schedule placement, signage, cross-branded events, etc.
• Assist front office with digital marketing campaigns and content creation (hype videos, social media campaigns, blog articles, etc.).
• Coordinate game day promotional details with local sponsors, including the promotion & planning of theme nights, sponsor game nights and key events (jersey auction, fireworks shows, community wiffleball game).

Minimum Qualifications:
• Availability for at least 15 hours per week from April – June 2020
• Demonstrated experience with marketing campaigns and basic marketing terminology
• Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

Preferred Qualifications
• Knowledge of baseball rules and terminology
Compensation: This is a for-credit, unpaid internship. The successful candidate MUST be enrolled in an academic internship
program and receiving credit through an accredited college or university for internship hours.

Hours: Approximately 15 hours per week, contingent on amount of hours needed to complete academic program requirements.
Start Date: April 1, 2020
Application Procedure: Send resume and cover letter to stephanie@bellinghambells.com. Please include at least one writing sample
with your application. Applications will be reviewed as received. No applications will be accepted after January 15, 2020.

 

Stewardship Internship

Stewardship Internship

 Supervisor: Stewardship Director, Jennifer Mackey

Location: Our office is located downtown at 412 North Commercial Street, Bellingham.

Stipend: Unpaid

Timeframe: Flexible

Application: Please email cover letter and resume to Jennifer@whatcomlandtrust.org.

 Position summary

Whatcom Land Trust is a non-profit organization and is an accredited land trust. The mission of the Whatcom Land Trust is to preserve and protect wildlife habitat, scenic, agricultural and open space lands in Whatcom County for future generations by securing interests in land and promoting land stewardship.

The Stewardship internship implements stewardship work on Whatcom Land Trust conserved lands throughout Whatcom County under the supervision of the Stewardship Director. This internship will primarily involve monitoring Whatcom Land Trust properties, drafting monitoring reports, obtaining coordinates of surveyed property corners with a GPS, taking photos, and updating our GIS database with findings from each property visit. This internship may also involve assisting with volunteer Saturday work parties and site preparation to complete necessary ecological restoration activities and other land management needs. Transportation to properties is provided from the office, and no personal vehicle is necessary. The Stewardship Intern is also responsible for helping the organization build and maintain positive relationship with the public, volunteers, neighboring landowners, and partners.

Position responsibilities

  • Assist with annual monitoring, taking photos of properties, report creation, and record keeping for land trust owned properties and some conservation easement
  • Obtain geographic coordinates of property corners and boundaries using a GPS unit, followed by using GIS to update the land management database.
  • Assist with implementation of appropriate ecological management projects on lands owned by the Land Trust such as invasive species removal, restoration project management, planting, maintenance and thinning, and trail maintenance and installation as necessary.

Qualifications

  • Map orientation and interpretation skills, basic GIS mapping, GPS and field marking and associated software applications, or a strong willingness and ability to learn.
  • Ability to walk several miles over rough terrain and navigate in remote areas; access remote areas of conservation properties sometimes involving traversing rugged terrain and dense vegetation; and ability to lift materials weighing up to 50
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing with landowners, the public, media, professional colleagues and governmental
  • Attention to Ability to organize and archive important files and documentation.
  • Knowledge of restoration ecology, protected land management techniques, and natural history of the Pacific Northwest, or a strong willingness and ability to
  • Ability to safely operate and maintain tools, including brush-cutters, chainsaws, and various hand

Application process

Email single PDF of cover letter and resume to Jennifer Mackey, Whatcom Land Trust’s Stewardship Director, at Jennifer@whatcomlandtrust.org. The position is open until filled.

Food & Farming Outreach Intern

Business Outreach Intern Job Description

Title: Food & Farming Business Outreach Intern

Reports to:  Food & Farming Program Director, Food & Farming Outreach Coordinator

 

Summary

The Food & Farming Business Outreach Intern will work closely with the Food & Farming team to educate businesses about the Eat Local First campaign and recruit businesses to participate in publications and events. Publications include the popular Food & Farm Finder, the Culinary Map, and the Wholesale Directory. These tools are crucial in making local food accessible to commercial buyers and the public. The main event is the Farm to Table Trade Meeting, a gathering of nearly 200 chefs and farmers with educational workshops, networking, and connections.

The position will report to Alex Smith and Sara Southerland, and will work independently and collaboratively with members of the team to accomplish these goals. The position will require a minimum of 8-12 hours per week and will run from November – March. This is a dynamic position and the duties and goals may shift over time.

 

Job Duties

  • Contact businesses to encourage participation in publications and events
  • Support with growing the Eat Local First campaign via phone calls and in-person meetings
  • Keep detailed records of distribution, engagement, and other metrics
  • Attend networking events to represent Sustainable Connections
  • Recruit additional volunteers for event support
  • Assist in distributing the Food & Farm Finder and other materials
  • Update database and enter data

Desired Qualifications and Qualities

  • Outgoing and confident, enjoys talking to business owners
  • Experience in sustainability, ideally sustainable business
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Knowledge and enthusiasm for the mission of Sustainable Connections
  • Detail-oriented self starter
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Experience with software and ability to learn new programs
  • Reliable transportation

Perks

  • Help an innovative organization improve our community
  • Learn transferable skills for nonprofit and private sector work
  • Meet farmers, business owners, and other members of the community
  • Attend exclusive events
  • Enjoy an occasional delicious shared meal
  • Fresh ground coffee and an unbeatable tea selection in the office

Applying

Qualified applicants should send a resume and contact information for three professional or academic references by email only to alex@sustainableconnections.org. Please write “Food & Farming Business Outreach Intern” in the Subject. Application review begins November 1st and closes November 9th.

Sustainable Connections complies with all federal, state, and local laws which prohibit discrimination in employment. Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a high priority at Sustainable Connections.

Sustainable Connections is an equal opportunity employer that believes it is the responsibility of the company and all its employees to ensure there is no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, gender identity, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, genetic information, or any other protected status.