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Basketball Operations Intern - Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

BASKETBALL OPERATIONS INTERN


DEPARTMENT: Basketball Operations
TYPE: Internship

Assist the Houston Rockets Basketball Operations team in answering fundamental basketball questions using the best data sets in the game.  Questions are approached using a variety of mathematical and computational tools combined with basketball knowledge and intuition.  Premium is placed on actionable and timely analysis. Position is an excellent opportunity for those considering a career in the NBA, sports or data analysis. The position reports to the EVP of Basketball Operations.

QUALIFICATIONS:
-Experience with varied programming languages, particularly SQL

-Experience with data analysis, statistics and/or econometrics and familiarity with commonly used statistics packages or programming languages.

-Background in mathematical or computational field are desirable but not required.

-Experience with large data sets is an advantage, as is experience with scripting languages.

-Availability to serve a one-year internship. 

-Basic knowledge and familiarity of basketball and terminology
 

Individuals that exhibit our ONE TEAM PHILOSOPHY of PASSION, ACCOUNTABILITY, CUSTOMER FOCUS and TEAMWORK are welcome to apply!
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No I am able to work 30-40 hours a week.

2. Yes/No I have statistics class/work experience.

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Internships: Any Internship
Community Relations Intern - Houston Rockets/ Clutch City Sports & Entertainment (Houston, TX)

 RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
• Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork.
• Oversee fan mail program to ensure the prompt written response to all fan requests.
• Maintain department databases and merchandise inventory files.
• Handle general office duties, including: data entry, answering phones, copying filing, faxing, and maintaining mailing lists and donation requests.
• Administrative support for Director of Community Relations
• Support receptionist when needed.
• Community Relations staff support:
o Assist with planning, implementing and evaluating all community relations programs.
o Support Community Relations Coordinators developing relationships with partners.
• Administrative Support for Clutch City Foundation’s Fundraisers (Tux & Tennies)
o Maintain database, oversee mail-outs, registration and serve as point of contact for all related collaterals.
o Assist with auction and other event duties as required
o Proficiency in Excel is required
o Must be organized, able to handle multiple tasks and have the ability to work with premium accounts.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Junior or Senior level in college
• Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Sports Administration, or related business majors preferred
• Strong written and verbal communication skills is extremely important
• Experience working on charitable galas/dinners is a plus
• Flexibility to work long hours, nights and weekends – including home games.
• Understanding and experience in Community Relations preferred
• Must enjoy working with people
• Ability to work under and meet tight deadlines, while balancing multiple tasks is essential
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, and Excel and familiar with Microsoft Outlook, and Access


PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
• The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl during the course of a work day.
• Some heavy lifting is required when loading and unloading vehicles for events.
• The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format.
• The candidate must be sharp, quick learner and able to trouble shoot when necessary.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I am able to accept course credit in lieu of compensation for this position.

2. Yes/No. I have spoken with my advisor to receive course credit approval for an internship.

3. Yes/No. I understand that this is for both Fall and Spring semesters.

4. Yes/No. I can work 30-40 hours a week including nights and weekends.

5. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

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Internships: Any Internship
Events & Promotions Intern - Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:

  • Research and develop various grassroots opportunities for the Events & Promotions Department to assist in increasing their data base by collection information from patrons that attend the event.
    • Assist the execution of all game related, grassroots and community events and promotions.
    • Provide support at scrimmage games and outside events for marketing, corporate, community and ticket    departments
    • Check promotional night inventory and other game related tasks.
    • Assist the Marketing Department with additional projects as needed.
    • Receptionist training

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in related field
• Prior experience with event planning, event execution, and customer service preferred.
• Self-motivated, organized, and detail oriented
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to meet deadlines and balance multiple tasks
• Ability to work effectively in a team environment
• Flexibility to work long days, evenings, weekends, and holidays

PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS

  • The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
  • The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format. 
  • The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
  • The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships. 

 
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I am able to accept college credit as compensation for this position.

2. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

3. Yes/No. I understand that this is a season long internship, that starts in August and ends in May.

4. Yes/No. I am able to work days, evenings, weekends, and holidays as scheduled.

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Sales, Service, & Marketing: Game Operations/Presentation
Game Operations Crew Member (Red Ops) - Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

General Description: Assist with the coordination and execution of all on-court games, promotions, and entertainment. Game Operations is the execution arm of Group Sales, Corporate Sales, Ticket Sales, Marketing, Community and Entertainment Groups.  

                                     

Essential Responsibilities: The primary responsibility of the Game Ops Crew is to execute promotions and games on court.

  1. Setting up and breaking down on-court promotions/games

  2. Prepping promotional items (props, rolling t-shirts, twisting towels)

  3. Coordinating with contracted groups that participate in on-court presentations, promotions & or activities

  4. Working with Tickets and Group Sales to execute pre-game/half-time/post-game  fan activities and promotions   

  5. Working with Halftime Performances from arrival to departure

  6. Fan interactive elements including selection of contestants for on-court games   

  7. Provide assistance in preparation and execution of games and events (Fan Fest, Rockets Run, etc.)

  8. Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Flexible schedule with the ability to work days, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be available to work all Rockets home games 
  • Must be available for at least 25 hours a week
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Ability to lift 25+ pounds
  • May involve working at a significant height to assist with confetti, pyro, and lights as needed

 

PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
  • The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format. 
  • The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
  • The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships. 

Highly motivated and dependable Individuals that exhibit our ONE TEAM PHILOSOPHY of PASSION, ACCOUNTABILITY, CUSTOMER FOCUS, TEAMWORK are welcome to apply!

 Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No Do you have a flexible schedule with the ability to work days, nights, weekends and holidays

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Internships: Any Internship
Graphics Design Intern - Houston Rockets (Houston, Tx)

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
• Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork.
• Assist the Houston Rockets Creative Department by providing support to the Graphic Designer and Creative Director.
• Archiving game photos, designing, clipping of players and serve as the liaison between Graphics and other departments.
• Receptionist training

This position provides a behind-the-scenes view for those considering a career with the NBA, sports or Entertainment Industries with a heavy emphasis on design.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Current college student and must earn course credit for internship
• Experience with Adobe Creative Suite & Microsoft Excel
• Interest in basketball and familiarity with basketball terminology.
• Excellent written communication skills
• Able to work with distractions
• Able to lift 50 lbs.
• Available to serve a season-long (Fall & Spring semesters) internship

PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
• The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
• The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format.
• The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
• The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I am able to accept college credit as compensation for this position.

2. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

3. Yes/No. I understand that this is a season long internship, that starts in August and ends in May.

4. Yes/No. I am able to work long days, evenings, weekends, and holidays as scheduled.

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Internships: Any Internship
Group Ticket Sales Fall Intern - Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
• Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork.
• Coordinate & execute various projects associated with growing our Group Ticket base
• Assist with office projects, mailing and updating customer information for Group Sales Department
• Support the VP, Coordinator, and Group Sales Department with array of daily tasks, game day duties, and special assignments.
• Organize and maintain group sales documents and reports                                                                           Help build orders, create event spreadsheets and help track events
• Support Group Sales department in various events such as Black Top Battle, Dog Walk, AP Review, etc.
• Main liaison for pre and post-game events
• Order and maintain inventory of department supplies
• Work all Game Nights assisting in game night execution
• Receptionist training

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• College Junior or Senior Level student looking to gain exposure to sales in the sports market.
• Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Sports Administration, or related business majors preferred.
• Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines while balancing multiple tasks is essential.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Must enjoy working with all types of people.
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
 

PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
• The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
• The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format.
• The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
• The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I am able to accept college credit as compensation for this position.

2. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

3. Yes/No. I understand that this is a semester internship, that starts in September and ends in December.

4. Yes/No. I am able to work long days, evenings, weekend, and holidays as scheduled.

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Sales, Service, & Marketing: Hospitality Management
Guest Services Manager - Toyota Center/Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

General Description:
This position will oversee all guest services matters for tenant (Rockets) and non-tenants (concerts, family shows).

 RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:

  • Carries out supervisory responsibilities for assigned staff in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.  Responsibilities include: training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing issues and solving problems and regularly communicating with staff 
  • Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork. 
  • Will oversee a staff of full-time coordinators and numerous part-time positions that will hire, train and staff all event-staff personnel.
  • Will work with Event Services Manager to determine staffing levels, execute staffing calls and develop continuing education and training plans as it impacts customer service levels and delivery to our customers.
  • Also provide oversight of the Tour Program and Complaint Resolution.
  • Develop and implement standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the Guest Services department and develop employee collaterals such as handbooks, training manuals, uniform requirements, etc.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS/BA in a related field.
  • Must have the ability and willingness to work long days, evenings and weekends.
  • Five years experience in the entertainment (arena, stadium or theater) industry or related field.
  • Extensive customer service background including training and staffing.
  • Experience in large-scale start ups in a similar or related capacity
  • Demonstrated managerial or supervisory experience in this field.

PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
  • The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format. 
  • The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
  • The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships. 

Highly motivated and dependable Individuals that exhibit our ONE TEAM PHILOSOPHY of PASSION, ACCOUNTABILITY, CUSTOMER FOCUS, TEAMWORK are welcome to apply!

 Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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Sales, Service, & Marketing: Game Operations/Presentation
Marketing Associate - Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

General Description:

This program provides part-time seasonal opportunities for interested individuals to assist our Team with game presentations, promotional events and activities and gain exposure to sports industry event planning and execution. 

 Essential Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork. 

  • Assist the Promotions Department with Rockets game day activities and set up including the concourse, ticket holder events, corporate obligations and fan interactive elements.

  • Assist in execution of the Rockets Corporate, Community, Ticket Sales and Team Marketing Events and Promotions

  • Assist in execution of outside events at city festivals, trade shows and other public events.

  • Periodically assist Promotions Department with office work

  • Other duties assigned by supervisor.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Flexible schedule with the ability to work days, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Must be available to work all Rockets home games during the 2015-2016 season
  • Must be available for at least 20 hours a week
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Ability to lift 25+ pounds

 PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
  • The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format. 
  • The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
  • The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships. 

Highly motivated and dependable Individuals that exhibit our ONE TEAM PHILOSOPHY of PASSION, ACCOUNTABILITY, CUSTOMER FOCUS, TEAMWORK are welcome to apply!

 Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

2. Yes/No. I understand that I have to be available to work ALL Rockets 2015-2016 home games and playoffs.

3. Yes/No. I am able to work days, evenings, weekends, and holidays as scheduled.

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Internships: Any Internship
Strategy Intern - Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

 RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
• Coordinating all market research efforts for the Houston Rockets and Toyota Center
• Organizing survey incentive and database building efforts
• Pulling and analyzing market research data
• Writing research reports and making actionable recommendations to company executives
• Survey drafting, coding and cleaning
• Creating graphs and tables to be used in market research reports
• General support of the Strategic Marketing Department
• Receptionist training
• Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Courage, Accountability, Customer Focus, Teamwork, Fairness and Participation.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Junior or Senior in college pursuing business, economics, statistics, market research, or marketing preferred
• Candidate should be self-motivated, organized, professional, mature, analytical, and extremely detail-oriented
• Prior experience in market research or related field
• Intermediate to strong knowledge of basic statistics and the ability to communicate that knowledge to others that do not possess the same statistical background
• Proficient with SPSS as well as Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint applications

PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
• The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
• The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format.
• The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
• The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships.


Individuals that exhibit our ONE TEAM PHILOSOPHY of PASSION, ACCOUNTABILITY, CUSTOMER FOCUS and TEAMWORK are welcome to apply!


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I am able to accept college credit as compensation for this position.

2. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

3. Yes/No. I understand that this is a season long internship, that starts in August and ends in May.

4. Yes/No. I am able to work long days, evenings, weekends, and holidays as scheduled.

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Internships: Any Internship
Suite Sales & Services Fall Intern - Toyota Center/Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

 RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
• Maintain a detailed customer database of all clients and prospects
• Assist in the creation and implementation of sales related collateral materials
• Assist Suite Sales Executives with game day responsibilities
• Responsible for large mailings of sales materials
• Must be able to work home games – please note games may fall on holidays and weekends
• Coordinate all Rockets Power Dancer suite visits and photos during game day/Third Party Events
• Assist with additional ticket requests on day of the event
• Regular box office visits to process suite rental orders or additional ticket requests
• Arrange courier service for high importance ticket delivery
• Must be a self starter and have the ability to complete assignments in a timely manner.
• Receptionist training
• Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• College student, junior or senior with a Business, Marketing or Sales related major
• Must be able to work days and evenings
• Possess strong written and verbal communication skills
• Proficient in Microsoft office software
• Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize goals
• Have a passion to work in the sports industry


PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
• The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
• The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format.
• The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
• The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships.

Individuals that exhibit our ONE TEAM PHILOSOPHY of PASSION, ACCOUNTABILITY, CUSTOMER FOCUS and TEAMWORK are welcome to apply!


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I am able to accept college credit as compensation for this position.

2. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

3. Yes/No. I understand that this is a semester internship, that starts in August and ends in December

4. Yes/No. I am able to work long days, evenings, weekend, and holidays as scheduled.

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Internships: Any Internship
Ticket Sales & Services 2015 Fall Intern - Houston Rockets (Houston, TX)

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:

• Coordinate & execute various projects associated with growing our Group & Season Ticket Holder base.
• Assist with office projects, mailings and updating customer information for Sales & Services Departments.
• Organize and maintain sales documents and reports.
• Assist with phones and reception during peak periods.
• Support individual departments with execution of sales & services events.
• Provide assistance during Game Nights with sales & services initiatives
• Support the VP, Coordinator and Ticket Sales & Services Departments with game duties, special assignments and projects as needed.
• Receptionist training.
• Demonstrates our One Team philosophy of Passion, Accountability, Customer Focus, and Teamwork.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• College Junior or Senior Level student looking to gain exposure to sales in the sports market.
• Communications, Public Relations, Marketing, Sports Administration, or related business majors preferred.
• Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines while balancing multiple tasks is essential.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Must enjoy working with all types of people.
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

PHYSICAL & MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:
• The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use handle or feel, reach, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl, communicate with others.
• The vision requirement includes the ability to review written and electronic materials in both digital and physical format.
• The employee must be able to transfer and move items for departmental needs.
• The employee must be able to adjust to changing work hours and locations as needed in light of the strong focus on external communications and relationships.
 

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Yes/No. I am able to accept college credit as compensation for this position.

2. Yes/No. I have local housing available in/near Houston.

3. Yes/No. I understand that this is a semester internship, that starts in September and ends in December.

4. Yes/No. I am able to work days, evenings, weekend, and holidays as scheduled.

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