Navigate Research

Sponsorship Research Internship

Start Date:



Chicago, IL


- Assist in all phases of sponsorship valuations and appraisals, including front end interviews, research, model building, support and final client presentations
- Conduct secondary research through the utilization of Navigate’s internal resources and data subscriptions as well as external resources, including new data searches and interviews
- Provide testing, analysis and management of certain components of Navigate’s online research portal, the Sponsorship Navigator™
- Other responsibilities related to advanced analysis, model building in Excel, presentations in PowerPoint and ad hoc research upon request


- Excellent written and verbal communication skills and customer service abilities
- Self-motivated and able to thrive without being micromanaged
- Must have prior experience with Microsoft Office products (i.e., Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel)
- In pursuit of an undergraduate or graduate degree (in sports management preferred)
- Part-Time; Able to work at least 20 hours per week

We offer:

- Flexible work schedules and an educational, fun and relaxed work atmosphere
- The opportunity to develop sponsorship expertise
- Strong networking and career search support

To apply, please submit:

An electronic submission of any form that demonstrates the unique value you will bring to the team.

Navigate Research is an equal opportunity employer

“Navigate was a great resource in developing Mexican National Soccer Team's US Tour in-stadium fan survey. They understood the needs of our research and proactively provided guidelines and suggestions to enhance our research plan.” Charlie Shin Marketing Manager, Major League Soccer & Soccer United Marketing (MLS/SUM)