Pattison Sports Group, LLC, owner and operator of the Victory Event Series, was founded in 2008 in one of the worst economic times and has blossomed into a niche event management firm focused on delivering a handful of regional and national events. Our current focus includes lacrosse and basketball.
Victory Summer Specialist Internships
- Event Management & Operations Specialist
- Web & Social Media Specialist
- CRM & Communication Specialist
- Lacrosse Showcase Recruiting Specialist
Looking for experience in Event Management and Sports Marketing? You came to the right place! Victory Event Series is a national leader in providing elite sports experiences to elite athletes and teams throughout the United States. As a summer intern specialist, you will learn how to successfully plan and execute operational and game day event elements, coordinate marketing and communications, and learn from industry professionals in a fast-paced, fun environment. We are offering internship specialist positions in the following areas:
- Event Management & Operations
- Web & Social Media Coordinator
- CRM & Communication Coordinator
- Lacrosse Showcase Recruiting Assistant
These are paid internship positions to current undergraduate and post-graduate students with a desire to learn about the sports management industry.
Specific Duties: Lacrosse Tournaments – assist event director with pre-event staffing, promotion and planning, creating on-site operations plans, fulfilling logistics needs, and overseeing weekend staff/volunteers. Execute game-day tournament plans and manage the entire lacrosse tournament experience. The 2024 Summer Schedule includes thirteen tournaments and seven showcases.
Additional Duties: Work weekend events as needed; may include travel to Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Texas, Tennessee and/or NJ/DE/MD.
Reports To: Liam Cavanaugh – Events Specialist
Desired Skills: Organized, Self-Motivated, Confident, Assertive, Detail Oriented
Qualifications: Must have reliable transportation. Must be at least 18 years old pursuing a bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, sports management, or related field with a strong knowledge and/or interest in men’s or women’s lacrosse.
Salary/Wages: $15.00/hour with overtime expected in June
Summer 2024 Internship: May 6 – July 26, 2024 (12 weeks)
To apply: Please email cover letter, resume with contact information and three (3) references to before noon ET on Friday, December 13. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis over Thanksgiving and Winter break, and may include a combination of phone, video, and/or in-person meetings. Please identify for which position(s) you are applying in your cover letter.
Asst. Tournament Director
Asst. Tournament Director
Location: Philadelphia Area, Baltimore Area, Dallas-FTW, Nashville, Atlanta
Position Type: Temporary, Weekends
To apply: Send a cover letter, resume with contact information, and three (3) references to
Victory Event Series – Tournament Director Position
The ideal Tournament Director is a strong leader who can keep a level head and work efficiently in a fast-paced atmosphere. A strong knowledge of lacrosse and long hours (usually beginning at 6:15 am) during the weekend is required. Knowledge of Tourneymachine management, as well as past experience in managing or assisting in managing tournaments, are highly valued.
As an on-site Tournament Director, you will manage tournament staff and collaborate with coaches, club directors, referee assignors, athletic trainers, facility operators, vendors, and other partners to ensure a safe and successful tournament. In addition, you will:
*Be responsible for providing direction to weekend staff workers, such as field coordinators, clock operator and score poster, showcase check-in staff, Gatorade delivery, trash pickup, social media operators, etc.
*Coordinate with officials assignor to ensure a high level of officiating.
*Coordinate with athletic trainers to ensure safety standards and emergency action plans are being met.
*Coordinate with facility director to ensure that all issues regarding parking, fan behavior, cleanliness, lights, fields, and other facility issues are addressed in a timely manner.
*Ensure that college coach needs are met onsite.
*Answer questions from coaches and club directors regarding the schedule, rules, standings, and brackets.
*Passion and knowledge of lacrosse rules, tournaments, and college recruiting.
*Ability to multi-task, manage team members, and make decisions in a fast-paced environment.
*Ability to communicate with full-time Victory staff onsite and via offsite.
*Ability to work well with others, provide clear direction and feedback, and maintain positive relationships with staff, coaches, players, and other constituencies.
*Strong verbal and written communication skills.
*Ability to lift equipment up to 60 pounds.
*Understanding of social media, internet, and Microsoft Office. Must possess a working smartphone.
Weekend Event Staff
Learn more about joining Victory’s Weekend Event Staff.