*exact dates will be negotiated during the hiring process
LOCATION:Iowa Golf Association, Ankeny, Iowa
JOB DESCRIPTION:Working under the direction of the Executive Director and senior staff, the intern will learn about all aspects of amateur golf administration, with a focus on Handicapping and Course Rating. Job duties will include, but not be limited to, the following:
Become knowledgeable of the rules of the World Handicap System
Assist with administration of handicap services, including servicing the GHIN Handicap Service
Assist with preparation and conduct of meetings and seminars related to WHS or GHIN
Course Rating Administration
Perform course ratings as part of a team
Input date following ratings and create appropriate reports
Respond to inquiries from golf courses about ratings
General office administration
Compile and maintain office records, answer phone, assist with mailings, etc.
Additional duties may include…
Communications and media relations
Produce and edit videos and assist in writing for website/news outlets.
Assist in writing and layout of Yearbook/Membership Directory
Respond to membership inquiries
Work with current members on accessing all benefits of membership
Conduct of statewide golf championships
Assist in aspects of tournament administration - pairings, scoring, course marking, rules, etc.
Assist with preparation of information for competitors.
Strong consideration will be given to individuals who:
Demonstrate excellent communication skills
Have knowledge of the World Handicap System and have used it in the past
Have strong computer skills (website, graphic design, publishing software knowledge a big plus);
DEADLINE TO APPLY:Monday, March 8th or until position(s) are filled (whichever is later)