The Promotions and Marketing Intern will contribute to the development and management of Grizzlies events and promotions with a goal of creating a unique, entertaining and fans-first experience.
Assist in the development and promotion of live Grizzlies events to create excitement around the franchise, ultimately increasing the profile and positive association of the Grizzlies brand.
Assist in the coordination of in-arena elements with a focus on fan interactivity during pre and post-game time, including but not limited to Plaza activities, concourse activities, and terrace level programs.
Assist in implementing all necessary details before, during and after media promotion.
Assist in the development of media packages for on-air ticket giveaways in support of ticket sales for specific games and/or non-Grizzlies events.
Maintain Memphis Grizzlies collateral and promotional inventory.
Serves as a member of the Grizzlies Street Team for community events.
Is involved with the creation and development of in-game and in-arena entertainment.
Serves as a member of the Grizzlies Game Night Staff for all Grizzlies home games.
Assist in the operations of all seasonal Grizzlies out-of-arena events including but not limited to Martin Luther King Day, Season Ticket Holder Party, Tip-Off Luncheon, Open Practice, etc.
Other related duties as required.
Must have a degree from an accredited university or community college OR at least 5 years of experience in live entertainment and/or promotional marketing.
Must have a current Driver's License and safe driving record.
Highly organized with excellent administrative and time management skills.
Able to meet tight deadlines and work effectively in a high pressure environment.
Excellent people skills, with an ability to interact professionally with internal and external clients at all levels within an organization.
Committed to ensuring superior customer service and supporting the team.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Must be able to work evenings and weekends, as required.
Knowledge and passion for NBA basketball, including an appreciation of the fan experience.
Candidate must demonstrate strong creative and problem solving skills