MedailleSPM is the website for the Sport Management Program at Medaille College in Buffalo, NY. The program is under the direction of Dr. Richard L. Jacob.

Students in the program take courses in Sport Law, Sport Marketing & Promotions, Sport Economics, and Sport Event Management, among other topics.

Internships are an integral part of the program, and Medaille students have worked in key sport organizations in and around Western New York, including the Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabres and Buffalo Bisons as well as in NCAA Division I athletics, other college athletic departments, high school athletics operations, coaching - at all levels, private sport organizations, public parks and recreation departments, media/sport broadcasting and sport journalism, sports law firms, sports agencies, sports marketing, sports merchandising and advertising, the finance offices of professional sports operations and more. The program is one of excellence, training students to succeed in the business of sport. If interested, be sure to ask about our international internship opportunities.


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Opening at University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota seeks an Assistant Director, Fan Development. Duties: Develop, direct, coordinate, and execute strategic marketing plans for assigned sports. Work with the coaches, support staff, and administration for sports to ensure their stories are being communicated to stake holders and their events are attended by the greatest amount of people possible while turning those events into revenue-generating opportunities for the University of Minnesota Athletic Department. Increase attendance and revenue at/from Gopher sporting events by positioning tickets for sale and leveraging relationships with season ticket holders, targeted groups and other interested parties. Entertain fans at games and . . . → Read More: Opening at University of Minnesota

FanSided Hiring

FanSided is seeking an Editor-in-Chief who understands the digital space and can take the reins of our flagship site, continuing its growth while establishing an editorial identity that leads to signature content creation that can make FanSided.com a premier destination for fans of sports and entertainment. Duties: Manage all aspects of FanSided.com’s editorial operations. Establish a consistent voice and style for FanSided.com. Work with editorial team to create a signature style and content that can help FanSided.com stand out and compete with competitors. Develop, edit and write excellent sports and entertainment content including news posts, interviews, humor and commentary. . . . → Read More: FanSided Hiring

National Opportunities

National Opportunities

Accounting and Finance Jobs ________________________________________ Title: Accounts Payable Clerk – AMB Group, LLC (Atlanta, GA) URL: http://atlantafalcons.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96217

Title: Purchasing Coordinator – St. Louis Cardinals (St. Louis, MO) URL: http://baseballjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96223

Title: Property Accountant – Katz Group Real Estate (Edmonton, AB) URL: http://edmontonoilers.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96248

Title: MANAGER, FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION – General Motors Centre (Oshawa, ON) URL: http://comcast-spectacor.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96264

Title: Staff Accountant – David L. Lawrence Convention Center (Pittsburgh, PA) URL: http://smgworld.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96262

Title: Accountant, OEG – Oilers Entertainment Group (Edmonton, AB) URL: http://edmontonoilers.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96272

Title: Accountant, OEG – Oilers Entertainment Group (Edmonton, AB) URL: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96273

Title: . . . → Read More: National Opportunities

Grand Island Fun Center Hiring

We are looking for motivated individuals that: • Have outstanding customer service skills • Work well with others • Good problem solving skills • Are outgoing and enthusiastic • Have no problems talking to strangers • Are a team player For more information, go to: http://www.islandfuncenter.com/

Sports Opportunity at Department of State

**Supervisory Sports Program Officer, Department of State. This position is located within the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, Office of Citizen Exchanges, SportsUnited Division (ECA/PE/C/SU). ECA’s mission is to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchange that assist in the development of peaceful relations. Through SportsUnited’s international exchange programs, foreign participants learn about American culture through the lens of sports and have an opportunity to establish relationships with U.S. sports professionals and peers. In turn, American participants are enriched by new . . . → Read More: Sports Opportunity at Department of State

Hockey Position at RIT

Asst. Director for Athletic & Ice Hockey Operations Reporting to the Sr. Associate Director of the Center for Intercollegiate Athletics, the Assistant Director for Athletic & Ice Hockey Operations will provide support to the Executive Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, related to aspects of the intercollegiate athletics program such as management of ice hockey operations, equipment centers, event management, supervision of student employees, procurement of hockey and athletic equipment and special projects as assigned. For the full job description, or to apply, please visit http://careers.rit.edu and search for job number 2412BR

Connor Sports Seeks Marketing Coordinator

**Connor Sports / Sport Court is seeking a Partnership Marketing Coordinator to coordinate the fulfillment of all events including the NCAA® Basketball Tournament, NCAA® Volleyball Tournaments, USA Volleyball® Championships, Olympics and numerous other events throughout the year. This position will manage event inventory and coordinate logistics for event fulfillment. Responsibilities include: Corresponding with service contractors, show management, business unit managers and show staff regarding planning and preparation of events and assembling and disassembling of equipment and flooring surface. Candidate must be highly organized, able to manage demanding workload and able to manage and coordinate multiple functions and logistics. Requirements: . . . → Read More: Connor Sports Seeks Marketing Coordinator

Opportunity at Texas

We have an opening on our travel team (via Anthony Travel) and are moving quickly to fill the position. The exact title and duties will be dependent upon the candidate’s travel experience and knowledge of Intercollegiate Athletics. Anthony Travel is a division of On Location Experiences, a premium experiential hospitality business owned by RedBird Capital Partners, Bruin Sports Capital, 32 Equity (the entity that oversees the NFL’s venture capital initiatives) and Jon Bon Jovi. Our four person Anthony Travel team is a vital component of our Athletics Business Office and fully integrated into our 20 person team, and our . . . → Read More: Opportunity at Texas

Sabres Hosting Coaches Clinic

The Buffalo Sabres, in collaboration with the NHL Coaches Association and the Academy of Hockey, will host the official 2016 NHL Coaches Association Coaches’ Clinic on Thursday, June 23, at the Adams Mark Hotel (120 Church Street in downtown Buffalo). The clinic kicks off the 2016 NHL Draft festivities, with round one of the draft scheduled for Friday, June 24, followed by rounds 2-7 on Saturday, June 25 at First Niagara Center.

“Hosting an event like the NHLCA Coaches’ Clinic in Buffalo provides a great opportunity for our local hockey community to learn from the best,” said Buffalo Sabres . . . → Read More: Sabres Hosting Coaches Clinic

National Opportunities

National Opportunities

Accounting and Finance Jobs ________________________________________ Title: Staff Accountant – Dallas Cowboys Football Club (Irving, TX) URL: http://footballjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96010

Title: Financial Planning & Analysis Analyst – Olympia Entertainment & Detroit Red Wings (Detroit, MI) URL: http://hockeyjobs.nhl.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96028

Title: Payroll Specialist – Phoenix Suns (Phoenix, AZ) URL: http://nbateamjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96070

Title: PT Staff Accountant – SMG – US Bank Stadium (Minneapolis, MN) URL: http://smgworld.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96101

Title: Senior Accountant, Santa Cruz Warriors – Warriors (Santa Cruz, CA) URL: http://warriors.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96149

Title: Director of Accounting – Sporting Kansas City (Kansas City, MO) URL: http://mls.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=96181

Title: Entry Level Tax Project Assistant . . . → Read More: National Opportunities