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Congratulations on your decision to pursue an international co-op! This is a two part application process. By clicking “Apply Now” you will create an International Co-op Application which will be reviewed by an International Co-op team member. If your application meets the preliminary requirements, you will be prompted to schedule a consultation meeting. After this consultation meeting is complete, if your application is approved, you will begin Part 2 of the application process where you will be able to apply to specific programs.

Parma Panthers
Parma, Italy (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall/Winter,
Spring/Summer
Restrictions: Drexel undergraduate students enrolled in a co-op program
Dates / Deadlines:

Academic Year below always refers to the start of each academic year. Fall is the first term in an academic year and it always starts in September of every year. Please refer to the start and end date listed below for appropriate application term. If you do not see the date range applicable to you, please contact the International Co-op Team. Click here for more co-op terms details.
Term Academic Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring/Summer 2014 11/07/2014 05/29/2015 03/30/2015 09/18/2015
Fact Sheet:
Min. GPA Requirement: 2.5 Number of Positions: 2
Eligible Major(s): Business Administration, Business and Engineering, International Business, Marketing, Sport Management
Program Description:

Parma Panthers

Program Description:

The Parma Panthers is an American football team based in Parma, Italy. In 2006, the team reached the Italian Super Bowl for the first time ever. In 2007, the team reached the XXVII Super Bowl, losing against the Bergamo Lions. In 2010 and in 2011 Panthers won the title of Italian champion by beating respectively Catania Elephants and Bologna Warriors.

Job Description and Required Skills

Job Title: Marketing Coordinator / Community Outreach Coordinator

Job Description: The co-op student will have the opportunity to work in the following areas of the organization: Communication/PR, Ticket Sales, Grass Roots Marketing, Youth Development, Team Operations, Corporate Sales, Marketing, Events/Operations, Merchandise, Operations, New Media, and Community Relations, among others.

Required Job Skills: The right student will be highly communicative, self-disciplined, willing to work in an international environment, have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office, various social media platforms, and be open to working in each functional area of the Parma Panthers organization. Student must have knowledge of sports and/or experience with competitive athletics.

Number of Positions: 2

GPA Requirement: Minimum 2.5 GPA

Language Requirements: English

Compensation: Unpaid but see below.

Financial Award: Students will be considered for a financial award from Steinbright Career Development Center.

Housing: Assistance with locating housing will be provided.

Visa Requirement: Student will be assisted with obtaining a visa.


Resources:
http://www.panthers.it/


 

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