Kroenke Sports & Entertainment Internship Program

Kroenke Sports & Entertainment is the home of the Denver Nuggets (NBA), Colorado Avalanche (NHL), Colorado Mammoth (NLL), Colorado Rapids (MLS), and NDP Lacrosse. We also manage the day-to-day operations of Pepsi Center, Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Paramount Theatre, and 1STBANK Center. At KSE, we are committed to providing world class sports and entertainment for both live and broadcast audiences.

In order to be a world-class organization, we need world-class team members to partner with KSE in our mission to do so. Here at KSE, we offer internship opportunities for hard-working, passionate, and driven individuals looking to break into the sports and entertainment industry.

KSE Internship Program Opportunities:
The KSE Internship Program consists of internship opportunities in numerous departments throughout the organization.

All of the most up to date information and open internship positions can be found by visiting this website. Please apply specifically to the internship you are qualified for and interested in. 

Thank you for your interest in doing your internship with Kroenke Sports & Entertainment!

Available Internships:

MEDIA RELATIONS/COMMUNICATIONS INTERN, COLORADO AVALANCHE

RESUME DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 14, 2017

REPORTS TO: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF MEDIA SERVICES

SUBMIT RESUME TOClick Here

OVERVIEW:
The Communications/Media Relations Internship provides an opportunity to learn and assist with the day-to-day operations of the Colorado Avalanche Communications department, as well as work with the hockey operations staff. This internship position will specifically focus on the topic of media relations, team website and team operations.

MINIMUM DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITES:
Assists in the daily production and distribution of the press clippings and gathering all Colorado Avalanche/NHL stories from local, national and international news services.
Assists in the distribution of the Colorado Avalanche media/photo credentials for all home games.
Assists in the set-up of the Pepsi Center press box for all home games.
Assists in day-to-day content of the Avalanche’s official website. Duties include writing, gathering audio and shooting video.
Assists in writing and editing for the Avalanche’s official game program.
Helps with coordination of press conferences and team events.
Provides general support for the hockey operations staff, including executives, coaches and scouts.
Other duties as assigned. 

MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
Ability to work with deadlines in a fast-paced environment with media, players, coaches and multiple departments.
Good working knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software skills
Willingness to learn and contribute to team goals
Strong professional presence.
Detail-oriented. 
Accountability
Ability to work independently.
General knowledge of social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat. 
Extensive knowledge of all Microsoft Windows programs.
General knowledge of video shooting and editing.

PARTNERSHIP MARKETING & MEDIA SALES INTERN

REPORTS TO: SR. ACCOUNT MANAGER, PARTNERSHIP MARKETING & MEDIA SALES

HOURS:   20-29 HOURS PER WEEK, FLEXIBLE

TERM:  JANUARY – MAY 2018

RESUME DEADLINE:   NOVEMBER 27, 2017

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OVERVIEW:
The Partnership Marketing and Media Sales department is responsible for bringing in new sponsors and retaining current clients of the Kroenke Sports & Entertainment properties. This includes Pepsi Center, Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, Colorado Mammoth, and the Colorado Rapids. The goal of this program is to teach students how to activate and maintain successful partnerships with corporate sponsors. This will be done through assisting in research, in-market and in-game promotions, special events, game day operations and outstanding client relationships. 


MINIMUM RESPONSIBILITIES (changes seasonally)
Ability to work nights and weekends
Manage various consumer giveaway/promotions
Assist in planning, setting up & executing sponsor events
Assist with activations during game nights
Compile element books for Activation Team and Sales Directors to use when presenting to current and prospective sponsors
Assist the Activation Team in creating end-of-season recaps and reports for clients 
Research prospective sponsorship clients

INTERN OPPORTUNITIES (changes seasonally)
Sit in and participate in meetings with various clients
Meet or shadow with other departments of KSE (Game Operations, Marketing, Ticket Sales, Event Management, Community Relations, Box Office, IT or Human Resources)
Work and attend Avalanche, Nuggets, Mammoth, and Rapids games

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Able to work all assigned office hours and game nights
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including, Excel, Outlook 
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple departments
Student in established major going into 3rd or 4th year of college education or recently graduated 

VENUE MARKETING INTERN

RESUME DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 28, 2017
 
REPORTS TO: VENUE MARKETING & PUBLICITY MANAGER
 
TERM: SPRING 2018 (JANUARY-MAY)
 
SUBMIT RESUME TO: Click Here

GENERAL PURPOSE:
The Venue Marketing Internship provides an opportunity to learn and assist with various event marketing and promotion initiatives for Pepsi Center, Paramount Theatre, and Dick’s Sporting Goods Park. Interns will participate in day-to-day operations of the Booking and Box Office departments. This position will focus on branding, advertising, promotional campaigns, tickets sales, and more for concert and family events. The ideal intern should have strong knowledge of social media platforms, and be available some nights and weekends.

MINIMUM RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Conduct research and create presentations for social media and other marketing initiatives
• Plan social media campaigns to strengthen online presence and provide sufficient data capture
• Oversee internal venue asset inventory list for concert and family events
• Direct various consumer giveaways/promotions
• Shadow Manager during events in a marketing/publicity capacity and other Arena Operations departments
• Assist with marketing buys and settlement backup spreadsheets
• Attend weekly Arena Operations and Event meetings
• Manage sales and data tracking; analyze information to present findings
• Execute specific projects and promotions as assigned
• Other duties and projects as assigned

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
• Experience in social media management for a business
• Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word Processing, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
• Experience with Photoshop
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple departments and multiple companies
• Ability to work independently
• Strong professional presence
• Willingness to learn and contribute to team goals
• Available to work some nights and weekends
• Ability to acquire or produce and maintain a valid Colorado driver’s license and meet company vehicle driving standards preferred