Polk County Board of County Commissioners

Polk County Board of County Commissioners

Tourism/Sports Marketing.Student Intern Temp.10019

Job Description

Student Intern

(Tourism and Sports Marketing)

Pay Range: $15.00/hr.

Shift: Monday – Sunday, Various Hours, (20-40 Hours/Week)

Seasonal Position: Start Date August 19, 2024 – December 13, 2024

Location: 2701 Lake Myrtle Park Road, Auburndale 33823

Must have the physical, developmental and metal ability to perform job tasks, work efforts, responsibilities and duties of the job illustrated below:


Provides assistance with day-to-day operations and the marketing efforts of Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing.


To assist in the advancement of the Tourism and Sports Marketing Plan, the Tourism and Sports Marketing Intern holds the following responsibilities:

  • Assist in the setup and operation of events recruited and hosted by Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing.
  • Assist with the development and organization of administrative documents, reports, and general office projects as needed.
  • Work closely with owners of events hosted in Polk County to assist in the onsite operation and event setup.
  • Assist in facility operations at various sports facilities throughout Polk County.
  • Assist Visit Central Florida marketing staff in gathering information and content to be used in Marketing and Social Media campaigns.
  • Work closely with various departments on projects and event preparation, including but not limited to, Sales and Recruitment, Event Logistics, Sponsorships, Digital and Social Media.


  • Ability to research and prepare informational data, promotional brochures, reports and materials.
  • Ability to assist in physical setup and operations of sporting events
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office applications, use of electronic communications, preparing presentations, internet research, and social media.
  • Ability to work nights and weekends at various facilities throughout Polk County


Currently enrolled at an accredited college or university pursuing a degree in Sports Management, Marketing, Public Relations, or related field or

a recent graduate from an accredited college or university pursuing a degree in Sports Management, Marketing, Public Relations, or related field with in the last 24 months.



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