Summer Intern – Marketing & Strategic Initiatives

R53492 | 2024/04/15  
1707 Market Place Blvd.
Suite 200

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At CEC Entertainment, we build careers around great food, family, and fun! Our purpose and our passion is to create the best place for kids and families to eat and play!

Job Description

At CEC Entertainment, we build careers around great food, family, and fun! Our purpose and our passion is to create the best place for kids and families to eat and play!

CEC Entertainment, the global leader in family entertainment and operator of Chuck E. Cheese, Peter Piper Pizza, and Pasqually’s Pizza and Wings restaurants, is seeking an Intern for the Summer semester in our Marketing Department – Marketing & Strategic Initiatives Team.

This is a paid internship that will provide you an opportunity for professional growth and development.  This program will not qualify for college credit (exceptions may apply).  This exciting opportunity will be based at our Corporate Support Center in Irving, TX and requires 40 hours a week, with work hours of 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  This will be a hybrid work arrangement of mostly in-person/on-site work and some remote/WFH.

You will have the opportunity to learn:

Working alongside the marketing team and cross-functional departments, you will work on various projects, developing and enhancing your industry knowledge, project management interests, skill, and organizational experience.

Applicable majors/interests:

  • Project Management
  • Communications
  • Marketing
  • Business Administration

General responsibilities may include (but not limited to):

  • Assist with strategic company initiatives, brand campaigns, marketing administration, and national events.
  • Participate in weekly status meetings and brainstorming sessions.
  • Conduct weekly administrative reports.
  • Support the initiatives team on various cross-functional projects: project planning, monitoring issues/resolutions, and deliverables.
  • Help develop processes across CEC’s departments.
  • Communicate and collaborate with cross-functional teams, vendors, and partners.
  • Support with research and analysis across campaigns.
  • Attend cross-departmental and cross-functional meetings.
  • Create a portfolio of work completed during your time at CEC Entertainment that you can showcase to future employers.

You should have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in progress.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Must be self-motivated, driven, and able to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Experience with any of the following platforms is a plus, but not required: Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Teams), Adobe Creative Suite, Basecamp, Smartsheet, and Wrike.
  • Spanish bilingual speaking is a plus but not required.

Physical Demands:
To perform the duties of this position, the incumbent must have the ability to sit, walk, stand, bend, twist, reach, and carry, lift, pull, push between 1 – 25 lbs. Incumbent must use a computer, with the repetitive movement of both hands. Incumbent must be able to work an 8-hour shift, with some overtime. Incumbent must also be available to travel to various locations by airplane or by operating a vehicle if needed. 

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions is included. 

CEC Entertainment offers a wide variety of benefits including Work Today, Get Paid Tomorrow employer, and this position offers some work from home "WFH" flexibility.



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The Company:

CEC Entertainment, LLC ("CEC"), headquartered in Irving, Texas is the nationally recognized leader in family entertainment and dining with its Chuck E. Cheese, Peter Piper Pizza brands and virtual kitchen concept, Pasqually's Pizza & Wings.

As the place where half a million happy birthdays are celebrated every year, Chuck E. Cheese's goal is to create positive, lifelong memories for families through fun, food, and play and is the place Where a Kid Can Be a Kid. Committed to providing a fun, safe environment, Chuck E. Cheese helps protect families through industry-leading programs such as Kid Check. As a strong advocate for its local communities, Chuck E. Cheese has donated more than $19 million schools through its fundraising programs. Peter Piper Pizza features dining, entertainment and carryout with a neighbor-hood pizzeria feel and "pizza made fresh, families made happy" culture.

Peter Piper Pizza takes pride in delivering quality food and fun that reconnects family and friends. Created in 2020, Pasqually's Pizza & Wings offers a distinct, customized eating experience outside of a restaurant environment that amplifies classic pizza and wings and operates out of 400 ghost locations nationwide. The Company and its franchise operate a system of nearly 600 Chuck E. Cheese and more than 120 Peter Piper Pizza venues, with locations in 47 states and 17 foreign countries and territories. For more information, visit,, and


CEC Entertainment offers a wide variety of benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, and 401(k) retirement savings plan to eligible U.S. employees as part of their overall employment package. We also offer job training and career growth opportunities. Chuck E. Cheese is a "Work Today, Get Paid Tomorrow" employer.

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At CEC Entertainment, we believe that our workforce should reflect the diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives of many guests we serve. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, genetics, gender identify, gender ex-pression, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state or local protected class.