Top Menu

Exclusive Opportunity To Work In Major League Soccer

MLS National Sales CenterThe MLS National Sales Center is looking for applicants for its March sports sales program. The program selects 12 lucky people who have a passion for both selling and soccer. The program lasts up to four months in Blaine, Minnesota and is an exclusive opportunity to learn the environment and exposure of MLS ticket sales.

Trainees accepted into the program receive a stipend to help offset board, meal plan and relocation. There are also opportunities to earn commission during program. In addition to the real life sales experience selling for MLS clubs, trainees will also benefit from instructional feedback from audio and video analysis and innovative coaching from local improv theatre instructors. After each month those who qualify will be be given the opportunity to use what they have learned to sell season, group and mini plan ticket packages and offered a job interview with select MLS clubs in their sales office.

Exclusive Opportunity For Members Of The Sports Executives Association!

One lucky member of the Sports Executives Association will receive an exclusive opportunity to be interviewed for a position with the MLS National Sales Center. There are many benefits to joining the SEA including the opportunity to network with other sports business professionals, tons of free training, ebooks and webinars and, of course, access to exclusive job opportunities!  

Click here to Join The SEA For Only $4.95

How To Apply For The MLS National Sales Center


The application process is simple.

  1. Sign up for the Sports Executives Association (and then join the Sports Executives Association MEMBERS ONLY Facebook Group)
  2. Create an “elevator pitch” video telling the NSC why you are right for this job.  The video should include your name, college attended, why you want to work in soccer and why you want to work in sales. (Also, make sure to tell them you are a member of the Sports Executives Association) – the entire pitch should be no longer than 1 minute.
  3. Upload your video to YouTube or any other site and copy the URL
  4. Complete the NSC application and make sure to include the video URL in your application.  And, tell the NSC in 100 words or less what excites you the most about the possibility of being accepted into the MLS National Sales Center.
  5. Finally, Make sure to post your video on the Sports Executives Association MEMBERS ONLY Facebook Group
For more information about the MLS National Sales Center visit:  www.mlsnationalsalescenter.com

*The application deadline is February 17th!

Looking for some tips on how to put together a killer elevator pitch?  Check out this video from a past applicant:

MLS National Sales Center – Melanie’s Elevator Pitch

Here’s what others are saying about the MLS National Sales Center:

Doug Quinn – President – FC Dallas

MLS National Sales Center – Candidates Perspective

Are you going to apply to the MLS National Sales Center?  Leave a comment below once you’ve applied so we can help promote your endevour!  

sports-networker_AFP_728x90

Steve Richards Twitter Feed

@Buccigross Monahan and Simmonds #bucciovertimechallenge
Read more →

2 days ago

Well at least this is relevant stevenrichards.net/eagles-shouldn…. I'm not sure how, but it has to be somehow. I think. I dont really know #EaglesTalk
Read more →

2 days ago

@caitlinsauers @chris_sowers Name homonyms are fun.
Read more →

2 days ago

.@caitlinsauers You know this guy exists? --> @chris_sowers
Read more →

2 days ago

Applebee's offering me free boneless wings if my waiter doesn't promote one of their green drinks is what causes snitching in this country.
Read more →

2 days ago

AdamNextLevel You're gonna get "buy one you pull to open a door to a secret room" every time from me. Room decor doesn't matter #EaglesTalk
Read more →

2 days ago

RT @SportsWatcherss: @srichards31 Hello! Just wanted to say that SportsNetworker is a great website! It can really help find their dream jo…
Read more →

2 days ago

RT @ToddZolecki: And that will be your ballgame. U of Tampa beats Phillies, 6-2.
Read more →

4 days ago

RT @theeSameer: Used to run base like @JPBeastMode
Read more →

6 days ago

Steve Richards Facebook Feed

No post item found

Steve Richards Google Plus Feed

a year ago

Steve Richards posted:

a year ago

Football is back and so am I.
Football is back and so am I.Read more →

Latest Posts by Steve Richards

ScreenShot_Debate2

Everyone has a favorite sports bar or pub, and a great factor that influences our choice is the people you get to interact with there. What would sports bars be without fans to cheer with (or against) your favorite team? You think you could easily win any debate while the game is on. But you…

sports and social media marketing book

Here at Sports Networker our goal will always be to support your goals of finding a job in sports. We probably use the term “dream job” too often, but I really do believe it is a dream to get paid to do something you love every day. Our mission is to make that dream a…

triathlon

People get into sports for several reasons. Some do it to improve their health status. Some do it just for fun. And some do it as their own form of therapy. Being active in sports can provide you a lot of benefits not only physically, but mentally and emotionally as well. While it’s easy to…

top 100 sports blogs

An infographic by the team at Rebates zone .

Screen Shot 2014-07-25 at 11.53.47 AM

On the topic of financial planning, American economist Paul Samuelson once said, “Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas.” Of course, some athletes have no problems going to Vegas, and they take a lot more than $800 with them….

In a recent interview with Ronan Baynes, the Corporate Sponsorship Sales Coordinator for the San Francisco Giants he discussed his background in the sports industry and how he got to his current role. Ronan previously worked with the Oakland Raiders as Manager of Corporate Partnerships and Client Services before recently accepting a new position with…

do-you-know-a-rising-star-in-sportsbiz

We asked you to tell us on Facebook who you thought was destined for greatness in the Business of Sports (Sportsbiz) heading into 2014. The responses we received varied from current students to young professionals currently working in sports. And, even though we know that this is not an exhaustive list, these are some of…

instagram-big

In this day and age, it’s almost impossible to think of life without social networking sites. Sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram can be a huge help when trying to build an awesome sports network. A network that can help you land a job in sports. As of late, Instagram his implemented a video option…

nfl app

With the Ravens and Broncos set to kick off the NFL season tonight, fans across the country will be increasingly turning to an NFL app on their phones and tablets alike to supplement their viewing experience and get the most out of the inaugural game in America’s favorite season. Whether it’s for fantasy sports, score…

I am an avid sports fan – I think that’s fair to say considering the topic of this blog. One of the more unfortunate parts about being such a sports nut is I am a small part of the group who loyally forks over somewhere around $2 billion per year to Las Vegas thanks to…

, ,

2 Responses to Exclusive Opportunity To Work In Major League Soccer

  1. sportsnetworker January 24, 2012 at 6:29 pm #

    @weltchmedia thanks for the RT!

  2. ShinjiOno January 25, 2012 at 11:57 am #

    @KristenSonsma @sportsnetworker I wanna work in the MLS

Leave a Reply