INTERNSHIP (Summer 2019): Game Presentation with Monumental Sports & Entertainment in Washington, DC

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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. 

MSE proudly promotes its core values for all those that interact with the company. As a member of our team:
  1. You will provide first-class customer service and value for our fans.
  2. You will champion a double-bottom line that engages, unifies and gives back to the community we serve.
  3. You will work tirelessly to build generationally exceptional teams that compete for championships year after year and create lifelong memories for our fans.
  4. You will measure performance with specific objectives and metrics and our analysis and decisions are compelled by data.
  5. 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.
  6. You will innovate. We are nimble and first to market. We are not averse to risk.
  7. You will have fun. We are in the business of happiness.

Position Overview: The Game Presentation Intern will assist with home game logistics for the Monumental Sports & Entertainment Franchise Teams; the Washington Mystics, Washington Valor, and the Baltimore Brigade. This position is focused on creating an exciting environment for our fans to watch professional sports. This is a paid internship.

  • Organize and execute game night promotions and activations. 
  • Assist with organization and day to day administration of entertainment teams. 
  • Assist with creation of game night elements and promotions.
  • Research new and successful game entertainment tactics and work to apply them to MSE Franchise teams.
  • Collaborate on developing content in order to enhance each team brand.
  • Work all Mystics, Valor, and Brigade home games and events.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student.
  • Previous game night experience a plus.
  • Great teammate; excellent communication skills; creative.
  • Ability to multi-task and is detail driven.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word. Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Facebook, Twitter.
  • General knowledge of professional sports.
  • Available to work up to 25 hours per week, including games.
  • Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed. 
  • 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. 

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Have you ever worked in game entertainment before? Yes/No

  3. Are you able to work up to 25 hours per week from May to September? Yes/No

  4. Are you available to work evenings and weekends as needed? Yes/No

  5. What is the name of the college or university you are currently enrolled in?