About the job

You could be part of the excitement at the Sacramento Kings. Our internship program will contribute to your education and to your professional growth and development. Our program has a rich combination of learning and networking activities that will make your term impactful, beneficial, and yes, FUN!

Interns may be responsible for any relocation and/or housing expenses.

Job Summary

The Marketing Intern is responsible for providing a wide range of support to the Marketing team throughout the summer. This person will be a valuable resource assisting with various tasks and programs which could include Kids Club, Jr. Kings youth basketball, Student Ticket program and college outreach, schedule release, fan engagement, Team Store, collaboration with corporate partnerships, and/or marketing support for concerts/shows.

Program Period: June - August 2024

Key Responsibilities Areas

  • Effectively works with the Marketing and Creative Services departments to execute marketing and media campaigns.
  • Drives collaboration and the development of the next generation of Kings fans.
  • Supports targeted campaigns to drive awareness, sales, and the distribution of engaging content.
  • Proactively assists with Marketing and Creative Services projects for internal clients.
  • Supports the development, planning and execution of marketing promotions.
  • Anticipates hurdles, solves problems, and offers solutions.
  • Builds and maintains collaborative relationships with all departments.
  • Additional duties as assigned by Director, Marketing.


  • College Majors preferred in Business, Marketing, Communications or related field.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task, prioritize projects and adapt quickly to a fast-paced work environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively about solutions to complex problems.
  • Desire for continued learning and development.
  • Exceptional writing and proofing skills.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook a must.
  • Must be willing to work a varied schedule including evenings, weekends and holidays.

Key Requirements

  • Authorization to work in the United States
  • Rising junior or senior currently enrolled in an accredited college or university, or graduated in the last 24 months
  • Related area of study and strong academic standing
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Highly organized with the ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • Passion for the sports and entertainment industry
  • Able to work 25 - 40 hours per week during the summer session

Interns will be compensated $16.00 per hour and receive benefits such as California Paid Sick Leave, discounts on Sacramento Kings merchandise, and free parking.

The Sacramento Kings Organization is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital/familial status or any other protected class under federal, state, or local law. The Sacramento Kings organization also complies with all provisions of the U.S. Government's Executive Order 11246 dated September 24, 1965 and the rules, regulations and relevant orders of the Secretary of Labor.



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