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Intern - Retail Merchandising

Dallas Basketball
Dallas, TX
  • Expired: January 13, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description:

The Dallas Mavericks is seeking motivated, outgoing, and dedicated candidates to become an integral part of our merchandising team.

This role will provide valuable hands-on experience in merchandise buying for a championship professional sports organization.

Must currently be an undergraduate student enrolled in a Jr. or 4-year college.

*Paid internship. No other employee benefits and relocation expenses will not be covered.*

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

You will be a vital part of assisting the Dallas Mavericks retail, e-commerce, and promotional merchandise buying teams in a variety of tasks - including but not limited to:
  • Purchase order entry,
  • System item creation,
  • Analyzing best-selling items and recommending reorders,
  • Merchandising items at arena, attend periodic vendor meetings,
  • Perform customer service initiatives and assist with any other retail buying, promotional buying, and e-commerce projects as needed Assist merchandise department with day-to-day tasks and requests
  • Assist merchandise department with day-to-day tasks and requests
  • Assist with all ecommerce, social media, arena, warehouse, and retail operations.
  • Perform additional office duties and special projects as assigned

Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Majoring in Merchandising, Retail, Retail Marketing, E-commerce, digital merchandising or business-related field.
  • If applying for college credit you must be able to provide proof that credit will be earned toward your course of study (from school/registrar).

The qualifications listed below are necessary to perform the essential functions of this position. To be successful in this role, you should be able to perform each duty satisfactorily or above expectation.
  • Graphic design basics preferred. Merchandising skills preferred.
  • Passion for sports, merchandising, retail, ecommerce, and marketing
  • Ability to multi-task, handle challenging tasks, and work well in a team environment
  • Proficient in basic computer software programs (Microsoft office, Outlook)
  • Positive attitude and willingness to assist others
  • Highly motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a diverse, fast-paced environment
  • Enthusiastic and energetic personality
  • Professional demeanor and ability to engage with diverse co-workers and clients
  • Flexible work schedule - including some game nights and weekends
  • Possess strong time management skills and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Must be able to lift 25lbs.

  • Ability to drive to fulfillment center in Carrollton and American Airlines Center if needed

The Dallas Mavericks provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Dallas Basketball


Dallas, TX
75207 USA