INTERNSHIP (Summer 2019): Marketing

Washington Capitals - Washington, DC4.5

Temporary
Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE), located in Washington, DC, and named a 2018 Washington Post Top Workplace, is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports. MSE owns and operates seven professional sports teams: the AFL’s Baltimore Brigade and 2018 AFL CHAMPION Washington Valor, NBA's Washington Wizards, NBA G League’s Capital City Go-Go, NBA 2K League’s Wizards District Gaming, the 2018 NHL STANLEY CUP CHAMPION Washington Capitals and the WNBA's Washington Mystics. The company is also co-owner of aXiomatic, which has controlling interest in global esports franchise Team Liquid, and owns and operates Capital One Arena. Monumental Sports & Entertainment also manages MedStar Capitals Iceplex, the state-of-the-art training facility for the Capitals and EagleBank Arena on George Mason University's campus. The District of Columbia and Events DC are building a new sports and entertainment facility in Southeast DC on the St. Elizabeth’s East campus which will feature a state-of-the art training practice facility for the Wizards and also include a 4,200-seat arena which will become the new home of the Mystics and Go-Go. The facility is scheduled to open in the fall of 2018. Monumental Sports & Entertainment also co-owns and operates Monumental Sports Network (MSN) with the NBC Sports Group. MSN is the mid-Atlantic region’s top destination for exclusive fan experiences and original sports content across desktop, tablet, mobile and OTT streaming devices. Visit www.monumentalsports.com.

MSE proudly promotes its core values for all those that interact with the company. As a member of our team:
You will provide first-class customer service and value for our fans.
You will champion a double-bottom line that engages, unifies and gives back to the community we serve.
You will work tirelessly to build generationally exceptional teams that compete for championships year after year and create lifelong memories for our fans.
You will measure performance with specific objectives and metrics and our analysis and decisions are compelled by data.
You will prize leadership, but you should value teamwork and collaboration and transparency even more. We treat each other with respect. We act with honesty and integrity. We remain humble.
You will innovate. We are nimble and first to market. We are not averse to risk.
You will have fun. We are in the business of happiness.
Position Overview: The Washington Capitals marketing intern will be responsible for assisting in all day-to-day operations of the Marketing Department, with the primary focus on fan development and youth hockey. This is a paid internship.

Responsibilities:
Assist the Marketing team with daily activities, events, and projects.
Assist with the planning and execution of all events related to Capitals marketing initiatives including Scarlet Caps, Kids Club, Alumni Association, and Amateur Hockey.
Content creation for fan development monthly newsletters.
Develop content for the Kids Club, Scarlet Caps, Alumni Association, and Amateur Hockey website including event recaps and photo galleries as well as track impressions and media.
Maintain Capitals equipment sales and auction inventory including set-up and execution of auction at all Capitals home games.
Help oversee and organize rink partnerships and amateur hockey events.
Assist in the management of Kids Club fulfillment and database.
Help maintain content on fan development social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram).
Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
Must be an undergraduate or graduate student.
Dedicated, outgoing, hard-working, punctual, and a dependable great teammate.
Ability to multi-task; great attention to detail; fast learner.
Familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Strong writing ability and focus on social platforms.
General knowledge of and interest in professional sports.
Organized ice hockey experience is not required, but preferred.
Reliable transportation and housing.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.