Michigan Senior Olympics

Michigan Senior Olympics Internship Position
Location: Rochester, MI
Start Date: Summer 2017
The Michigan Senior Olympics (MSO) is looking for a professional, detail oriented, and courteous communicator to intern in the main office in Rochester Michigan.
We are looking for an individual that can work independently and is a proactive thinker.

Preferred applicant would be one who is majoring with a concentration in Recreation, Commercial Recreation, Sports/Facility Management, Office Administration, Marketing, Fundraising, Public Administration, and/or Grant Writing.
Job duties include:
         Securing event locations and sports coordinators
         Organizing sports events and programs
         Hiring officials
         Inventory and ordering of equipment
         Serving on the Local Organizing Committee
         Serving as the Volunteer Coordinator
         Data Entry
         Communicating via phone and email
         Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Publisher
Michigan Senior Olympics (MSO) is a non-profit 501(c) 3 organization that was founded in 1979 and a leading advocate in the senior health and fitness area for the past thirty eight years.  The internship is an unpaid position. You will have a chance to coordinate volunteers and sporting events with the older population.  You will use your education towards marketing games throughout Michigan, publishing results/ registrations to the athletes, fundraising/grant writing, and assisting the Executive Director. 
The Office is open M-F 8am – 4pm. NO WEEKENDS!  Except during the Summer Games (August 11-20, 2017). Flexible Schedule!