Event Team

Event Team

Continental Cup International Youth Sports Festival
The Greater Cleveland Sports Commission will once again be looking for individuals to serve on the event team for the 2014 Continental Cup International Youth Sports Festival presented by Cleveland Clinic Sports Health. As a member of the Continental Cup Crew, you will be required to commit to the entire tournament (including setup and tear-down) from July 1 – July 7, 2014.

Ideal candidates must have:
  • High level of enthusiasm towards soccer, baseball, basketball and/or internationalism
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Ability to keep pace and adapt to a quick moving environment

Responsibilities of Event Crew members may include, but are not limited to:
  • International team welcome committee
  • Tournament operations (soccer, baseball, basketball)
  • Field operations
  • Tournament Headquarter operations
  • Ancillary events
  • Opening Ceremonies
  • Athlete Festival/Dance Party

Compensation
In return for your time, effort, and commitment, the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission is pleased to provide Continental Cup Event Crew and Team Hosts with the following:
  • Hands on experience in the sports industry
  • Opportunity to network with area professionals
  • Complimentary meals during your stay
  • On-site housing in the dorms at John Carroll University
  • Continental Cup event apparel
  • $100 stipend


Team Hosts

The Greater Cleveland Sports Commission is looking for a group of up to nine people to help the staff in this year’s Continental Cup International Youth Sports Festival presented by Cleveland Clinic Sports Health.  As a member of the Continental Cup crew, you will be required to commit to the entire tournament (including setup and tear-down) from July 1 – July 7, 2014.

Ideal candidates must have:
  • High level of enthusiasm towards soccer, baseball, basketball and/or internationalism
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Ability to keep pace and adapt to a quick moving environment

Responsibilities of Team Host members may include, but are not limited to:
  • Speak the language of respective teams
  • Please include in your application the foreign language you are fluent in
  • Welcome team upon arrival and assist with check-in
  • Serve as the liaison for a number of teams while also supporting event staff on campus
  • Assist with arrangements of local meals, transportation, and entertainment


    Compensation

    In return for your time, effort, and commitment, the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission is pleased to provide Continental Cup Event Crew and Team Hosts with the following:

    • Hands on experience in the sports industry
    • Opportunity to network with area professionals
    • Complimentary meals during your stay
    • On-site housing in the dorms at John Carroll University
    • Continental Cup event apparel
    • $100 stipend

    To apply for either of these positions, please send your resume and cover letter to:

    Greater Cleveland Sports Commission:
    334 Euclid Avenue, Suite 100
    Cleveland, OH 44114
    or email to lharris@clevelandsports.org

    Applications are due April 29, 2014 and more information will be released soon.