Community Relations Internship

Community Relations Department

The Community Relations intern will assist D.C. United's Community Relations department with various community outreach initiatives.

Internship Responsibilities:
Regular intern duties may include answering player and team fan mail, facilitating the team's in-kind donation practice and coordinating various community programs, including the United Drives intiative, the Good Sport program, Sporting Geography and United Builds.

Regular day-of-game duties include managing the various booths associated with the above listed community programs and other activities.

In addition, Community Relations interns will have the chance to assist with D.C. United's non-profit arm, United for D.C., and its various fundraisers and initiatives. Duties may include facilitating fundraising activities such as events and auctions or coordinating the charity's various programs, including Kicks for Kids, United Reads and United Soccer Club.

United Soccer Club's (USC) specific duties may include; organizing material for coach's training, assisting to direct USC events, practices, and games, making site visits to club teams, filling in as coach or referee (where necessary and appropriate), coordinating volunteers, and assisting in evaluation and tracking processes.

Required Qualifications:
A candidate for this internship should be a self-starter, an independent worker, trustworthy and organized with strong written and verbal communication skills.

To apply:
Please e-mail a resume and cover letter to Aprile Pritchet at

Due to the high volume of resumes received, only those selected for an interview will be contacted .

Deadline: August 13, 2013