Employment Opportunities with U.S. Handball
USHA Development Outreach & Marketing Director
Marketing and Development. The U.S. Handball Association (a 501 c-3 and the National Governing body) is seeking an energetic, self-starter, to help build strategic relationships, plan and implement outreach strategies to connect the USHA to clubs, schools, other organizations and handball players across the country to help grow handball and promote fundraising.
Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred. Strong verbal and written skills with attention to detail. Effective time management skills and the ability to multi-task. Entry-level knowledge of web and graphics design. Experience with event planning and willing to travel to promote USHA events. Report to the Executive Director.
General: No. 1 responsibility is to exercise best judgment in the best interest of the USHA, stepping outside the job description when necessary.
JOB SUMMARY: Director of membership sales; Sanctioned Tournament liaison to Headquarters; First Ace and Other USHA Funds Fundraising Coordinator; Oversee Development Programs Equipment, Travel and First Ace Grants; Maintain and Build Referee Certification and Teacher Certification; USHA Tournament Administration (Director and volunteer support system); Content Producer and Marketing: Write, Edit and Produce content for Handball Magazine and Court Shorts (weekly e-newsletter); Maintain and Update Website and Social Media platforms; Design/Develop Apparel, Equipment and Merchandise.
Email Matt Krueger with your personal statement about the position and include resume.
USHA Sponsorship/Advertising Sales Representative:
The U.S. Handball Association (a 501 c-3 and the National Governing body) is seeking a results-orientated professional to develop and manage corporate sponsorships for national tournaments, Handball Magazine and grassroots youth programs (exposure to thousands) throughout the U.S. Successful candidates will have established network with potential sponsors and demonstrated fund raising background.
Lucrative Commission compensation for sponsorship sales. Contact Vern Roberts, USHA, 2333 N. Tucson Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85716. Please include the job title in the subject line of your e-mail.
USHA Membership Sales:
The U.S. Handball Association is seeking membership sales representatives. This position can be done part time. The position requires one to look for handball players who are not currently USHA members, explaining the benefits of a USHA membership to them and selling memberships.
Persons filling this position will be compensated on a commission basis. If you are interested please contact Vern Roberts or call 520-795-0434.
Marketing Research Intern:
The United States Handball Association is looking for a market research intern to do a study of our membership. Our last study is over 11 years old and we need current numbers in order to market sponsorship opportunities. The study will focus on the purchasing habits and base demographics of our membership population. To succeed in this position you should have strong questionnaire writing and analyzing skills.
The United States Handball Association (USHA) is the National Governing Body for the sport of handball. The USHA is a 501©3 non-profit corporation, dedicated to the growth and development of the sport for all age levels.
As the governing body, the USHA is responsible for administering and sanctioning over 100 tournaments per year, including the Championship Series. The USHA publishes Handball Magazine, the game’s only national publication and the “Bible” for the sport. The USHA’s Mission is To Organize, Promote and Spread the Joy of Handball – The Perfect Game.
Marketing Research Intern Position Description:
Prepare a questionnaire to be distributed to the USHA membership
Input results from the survey into a central database
Analysis and correlates data
Create a report of all results found from the data gathered
Work closely with the Executive Director
Unfortunately, we cannot offer monetary compensation for the internship; however, we will work with your college so you receive college credit. We will also be willing to provide strong letters of recommendation for work well done.
To apply please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected]
If handball is your passion, you may want to consider joining the many, many volunteers throughout the country, who serve U.S. Handball in one of three official capacities.
Click on each title for the guidelines for each position (pdf files).
Contacts and volunteers in specific regions are available to USHA Members. Contact U.S. Handball to access this information.