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Stockton Kings Public Relations & Community Impact Intern - Seasonal with Stockton Kings in Stockton, CA

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Internship: Internship
Expectations: Supports the Manager of Public Relations and Community Impact with a variety of functions in the areas of public relations, communications, and community impact.
 
The Public Relations and Community Impact Intern will also participate as a Stage Manager, on game days. As a Stage Manager, this intern will assist in the coordination and execution of all live elements (i.e. in-game promotions, live performances, ceremonies, and presentations) during Stockton Kings home games and events, as needed. 

Public Relations and Community Impact Responsibilities: 
  • Serve as an ambassador to community non-profits and Foundation contacts
  • Assist with Stockton Kings educational programs 
  • Prepare and help execute community events and talent appearances
  • Assist in tracking inventory and processing requests for raffle basket
  • Assist with media relations tasks such as media guide, game notes
  • Assist in editing of press releases 
  • Other duties as assigned

Stage Manager Responsibilities: 
  • Assist and participate during rehearsals, including: sound checks (anthem singers, host/emcee mics, communication devices, etc.), opening introductions, in-game promotions, intermission activities, ceremonies, special effects, performers, color guards, etc.
  • Prep and manage props and other materials that will be used during the course of the game/event.
  • Will act as a liaison between management to set up and cue talent.
  • Successfully execute all scripted elements and improvised elements as required and as assigned.
  • Work with camera operators to block and set up live promotions while coordinating with contestants, hosts, mascot, promotional team, and additional talent.
  • Responsible for ensuring that all in-game elements occur promptly at their pre-designated time and are executed accurately.
  • Promptly relay information to the Entertainment Management should any problems, issues, and/or changes to scripted elements occur.
  • Ensure all promotions and activities are accurately and clearly communicated and explained to any/all participants.
  • Act as digital courtside signage operator


Required Skills & Qualifications
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Computer skills required: experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook)
  • Self-starter with a positive attitude and ability to work well on a team and independently
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs or more
  • Ability to manage specific processes and tasks in the department under supervision. 
  • Must be detail oriented and work well with co-workers and supervisors in a team environment.
  • Must be currently enrolled in a college or university program, or a recent college graduate (within the last 6 months)
  • Must be available to work at least 25 hours per week
  • Must be available to work every 2019-2020 Stockton Kings home game (nights, weekends, holidays).


Preferred Skills & Qualifications:
  • Experience working in Community Relations and/or volunteer or event experience is preferred
  • Prior knowledge of game presentation/production a plus
  • Knowledge of the sport of basketball is preferred


 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. 

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Are you currently enrolled in a college or university program, or are you a recent college graduate (within the last 6 months)?

  3. If hired, can you provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States?

  4. What interests you in this position?

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