Sports Management Internships (UAE)


Paradigm Sports is a multi-platform sports company, which handles the careers of a global roster of elite athletes, including Conor McGregor, Israel Adesanya, Muhammad Mokaev, Jozy Altidore, and Leon Edwards.

We are seeking a driven and entrepreneurially-minded intern to join our UAE-based team from January-May 2023. This position will expose you to the dynamic world of sports management and business development in sport, while working alongside a team of some of the top professionals in the industry.

Position: Sports Management Intern

Location: UAE (position will be mostly remote, but may require some in-office time)

Compensation: Unpaid (candidate must be eligible to receive school credit)

To be considered, you must:

  • Be a Graduate Student (enrolled and pursuing an advanced degree)
  • Be able to earn School Credit for the internship
  • Passion for MMA and/or Soccer is a plus

Responsibilities may include:

  • Working closely with the Partnership teams to research brands, generate leads, and structure activations.
  • Legal research (for law students)
  • Scouting/Recruiting Projects
  • Business Development Projects
  • Drafting press releases and other PR/Comms-related materials