Intern - Corporate Partnerships - Seattle Kraken (Seattle · WA)

Seattle Kraken Jobs
Jobs in Seattle · WA
Internship: Internship
In order to be considered for this role, after clicking "apply now" above and being redirected, you must fully complete the application process on the follow-up screen.

Position:                                              Corporate Partnership Fellow   

Department:                                      Corporate Partnerships

Reporting To:                                     Account Manager, Activation

Timeline:                                             June-March

Requirement:                                   Currently in an Advanced Degree/Masters program



Our Mission:

We are building a championship organization that serves our fans, community and business partners through world class sports and entertainment. We believe that Winning Matters, our Fans come first, with risk comes reward, great teams can achieve unimaginable results, honoring the Pacific Northwest is our duty and driving the business is our responsibility. 


Since the team was awarded in 2018 through to our first puck drop in 2021, the Kraken brand has become one of the most recognized and beloved in the NHL. Playing at Climate Pledge Arena, the most sustainable arena in the world, we want to provide a memorable experience every night and make fans for life. Our joint foundation, One Roof Foundation aims to advance equity and sustainability by increasing opportunities to thrive for our most vulnerable young people and communities.

Our Vision:

To inspire a passion for learning and empower future leaders in a safe environment where they are valued for their individuality and diverse capabilities.


Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Hiring:

The Seattle Kraken aspire to write a new playbook in sports and entertainment that includes everyone. In alignment with this vision, if you don’t meet every job requirement listed—or if you haven’t played ice hockey before or are still learning about the sport—we still encourage you to apply. We understand you may bring other relevant experiences and expertise to help us become the highest performance organization we can be. One of our core values is ‘Make Us Better’ and we recognize diversity, equity and inclusion as a critical business strategy.  

If you’d like to request an accommodation in the application or interview process, please let us know by emailing: [email protected].


What You Will Learn:

No matter what field you choose to go into, strong writing and communication skills will not only be beneficial, but essential to your success as well. They’ll help you to communicate with future employers and, once you gain employment, your boss and colleagues. Whether speaking to one or one hundred people, it’s important to learn how to articulate your message clearly and appropriately. During your Corporate Partnerships Fellowship, you’ll learn to get your point across through understanding your audience and conveying your message with confidence.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Track and analyze partnership performance including online exposure, events, and game day elements for partners
  • Assist in planning and executing contractual partnership elements
  • Track and manage corporate partner promotions and prize fulfillment
  • Make all necessary deliveries and fulfil internal and external requests in a timely manner
  • Attend and participate in weekly departmental corporate partnership meetings
  • Support corporate partnerships team with other duties and projects as assigned


  • In an Advanced Degree/Masters program
  • Ability to work independently without supervision, be self-directed and demonstrate initiative.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and projects to support high-level partners.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Extremely organized and detail oriented, resourceful, quick learner and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
  • A high degree of personal integrity and consistently put the interests of the organization first 


Working Conditions:

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule inclusive of weekends, nights and holidays required
  • Frequent bending, lifting 15-20 pounds, sitting, exposure to multiple external elements, extensive walking through the building including inclines and stairs.



Compensation & Benefits:

  • In accordance with the Washington State Equal Pay and Opportunity Act,
    this internship pay rate is $21.50/hr.
  • Company-paid Orca transit.

Seattle Hockey Partners, LLC and Seattle Arena Company, LLC are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We do not discriminate on basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, parental status, military service, or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws.