Foundation & Community Relations Intern
Candidate will play a role in supporting the Vegas Golden Knights’ community initiatives as well as the Vegas Golden Knights Foundation. Responsibilities include assisting in the day-to-day operations, as well as the community programming and events for the Vegas Golden Knights and Vegas Golden Knights Foundation.
Duties & Tasks:
Assist the foundation team on organizing and implementation of foundation initiatives including but not limited to:
Event preparation, execution and follow-up, as requested
Tracking, organizing, and fulfilling charitable donation requests
Off-season initiatives and charitable projects
Collaborate with foundation team on any additional community programming and activations
Administrative needs pertaining to the Vegas Golden Knights and the foundation including but not limited to:
Aid in the collaboration and design of fundraising platforms
Work in conjunction with foundation team on posting engaging and ongoing content for foundation social media platforms
Assist in monitoring Foundation email address and requests
Support the continuing mission of the Vegas Golden Knights and its Foundation to serve our community
Gain hands-on experience with foundation and community-based events in a professional sports and non-profit environment.
Play a role in supporting the Vegas Golden Knights Foundation and its initiatives.
Up to 20 available intern hours per week (varying on work load per week)
Must be available to work early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays
Internship timeline – May – September
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel).
Must possess excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills.
Must be a detail-oriented and creative "out-of-the-box" thinker.
Must be self-confident, resilient and possess a high energy level and enthusiasm.
Ability to adapt, learn and grow with team approach and philosophy.