Working student Sports (m/f/d)

Join the Rhine-Ruhr 2025 Organizing Committee (OC) team and create unforgettable FISU WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES with us.


A summer with distinction.

In 2025, the world comes to the Rhine and Ruhr to celebrate sports, science and culture. In 5 cities, up to 10,000 athletes and officials from 170 nations will compete for twelve days - in 18 sports. Here standards are set.

The densest university landscape in Europe meets the most sports clubs in Germany' in an exceptionally sports-mad region.

In short:
The perfect place for the FISU WORLD UNIVERSITY GAMES!
The perfect place for you.

To strengthen our team, we are looking from July 1, 2024 for a  

Working student Communication/Media Relations and Marketing/Promotion (m/f/d)

In the implementing company of the Rhine-Ruhr 2025 FISU World University Games
Half-time / 15-20 hours per week / limited with a reason in kind until late summer 2025.

The position is in the field of Communication and Marketing department. As a member of this team, you will be significantly involved in the communication of the World University Games.

We would entrust you in particular with the fulfilment of these tasks: 

  • Supporting the various tasks involved in the preparation and implementation of communication and marketing

  • Support in the preparation, implementation and follow-up of promotional activities

  • Support in the preparation, implementation and follow-up of media relations and PR activities

  • Communication with service providers and partners

You bring the following skills & knowledge with you: 

  • Enrollment at a college/university/vocational school

  • Preferably a degree in marketing, communications, sports and event management or sports science

  • Ideally initial experience in the above-mentioned areas

  • Ability to work independently and autonomously

  • High level of sociability, service orientation and ability to work in a team

  • A structured way of working with quick comprehension and organizational skills

  • Creativity and initiative

  • Good written and spoken German and English skills

  • Confident handling of social networks (LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook)

  • Very good IT skills (including Microsoft 365) and technical understanding

  • Enthusiasm for sports, music and events

We are a young & growing organisation in the heart of the Rhine Ruhr Innovation Hub. In the OC, you will play a leading role in the successful planning and implementation of the Games. 

Besides a unique team & great emotions, we offer: 

  • A varied & exciting job with room for creative ideas and your own creative freedom 

  • A dynamic & growing environment with an open & diverse corporate culture   

  • Short decision-making processes with teamwork at eye level   

  • An hourly wage of €15.00

  • Flexible working hours with the possibility of mobile working 

  • Modern office equipment adapted to the needs of a planning team for a major sporting event  

We are more than just an ordinary major sporting event. That's why we want you in your uniqueness, just as you are, with all your facets. With us, everyone can be who they want to be and who they are.   

We welcome all applications, regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity. Applications from people with disabilities will be given special consideration if they are equally qualified. As an implementing agency, we strive to specifically promote women for management positions. Therefore, women are strongly encouraged to apply.  

Sounds good? 
Then we should get to know each other!

Please send us your application documents (CV & letter of motivation), stating your earliest possible starting date, by 20.06.2024 at the latest to (maximum file size 5 MB). If you have any technical or organisational queries, you can also contact us by e-mail.   

Please note that confidentiality risks and unauthorised access by third parties cannot be ruled out when communicating by unencrypted e-mail.