Timeframe: September 2017 - May 2018. (Part-Time, 25 hours week)
Wage: $10.50/hour, No relocation or housing expenses provided.
Qualifications: MUST be enrolled in a College or University or a recent graduate to be considered.
The Marketing department at the Sacramento Kings is looking for an enthusiastic intern that is passionate about marketing and the development of high-quality work in an agency-like setting. Offering a hands-on and immersive experience, internships at the Kings are structured to provide an exceptional experience in the sports industry and provide the skills needed to jump-start your career in sports.
The Marketing department serves as a hub for the organization, working with all internal departments on projects that support Ticket Sales, Corporate Partnerships, Community Impact, the Team Store, Events and more. The Marketing Intern will provide support on these projects and work with our internal Creative Services department and external vendors to ensure projects are completed on-time, within budget, and at a high quality.
Key Responsibility Areas:
Work with Marketing and Creative Services to schedule, prioritize and manage projects
Use project management tools to track requests and report on project status
Serve as a Marketing contact with other departments to manage projects through the creative process
Assist in ordering Marketing materials by requesting project quotes with vendors (i.e. promotional items, signage, etc.)
Assist in the management of the department budget and tracking of purchase orders
Organize and track promotional item inventory and assist in responding to requests and with distribution
Contribute creative thinking and support the Marketing department on projects
Assist with events or promotions on nights and weekends as needed
Marketing, Advertising, Business, or related major/degree required
Applicable experience from internships, school athletic department, or school organizations preferred
Must have strong writing and editing ability, as well as excellent communication skills
Must be detail-oriented, organized, and able to prioritize within a fast-paced team environment
Must be highly motivated, goal oriented, and a problem-solver
Ability to juggle multiple projects and deadlines
Ability to communicate and engage with internal clients, vendors, or fans with a customer first attitude
Ability to think creatively and have fun in a team environment
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint a must