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Communications: Event Promotions
Manager, Non-Baseball Events - New York Yankees (Bronx, NY)

Description:

Administer all operational objectives related to internal events, including but not limited to, coordinating with Stadium Operations, client site visits, vendor relations and supervising events within the venue to meet contractual obligations all while ensuring the highest quality customer service standards.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with internal departments on all events and support them throughout the planning process

  • Act as the liaison with Legends Hospitality to prepare menu proposals and finalize menu details

  • Present complete proposals for the client to review, gather client feedback and create final contracts accordingly

  • Gather necessary insurance requirements and waivers from clients prior to event

  • Track and process all deposits and monies

  • Compile all logistical information related to the event and prepare an overview to distribute to all necessary parties  

  • Input, retrieve and update event information and produce event reports utilizing a computerized event management system

  • Finalize all details of the event with the client in advance and confirm that the set up is complete and in accordance with the contract

  • Attends each event to ensure that the event exceeds the client’s expectations  

  • Assist operationally as deemed by the Executive Director on large public events

  • Other duties as assigned

     

    Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in hospitality or related field

  • 3-7 years of experience coordinating a variety of events and activities at a convention center, hotel or other large public facility

  • Exceptional computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills

  • Flexible work schedule and ability to work in an outside stadium environment

This description is intended to describe the type of work being performed by a person assigned to this position.  It is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required by the employee.  The New York Yankees is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The company is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.

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

1. Yes/No: Do you have 3-7 years of experience coordinating a variety of events and activities at a convention center, hotel or other large public facility?
2. If you answered yes to question one, please provide examples.
3. Yes/No: Do you have experience with developing contracts for clients?
4. If you answered yes to question three, please provide examples.
5. Yes/No: Do you meet all of the requirements for this position?


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Communications: Event Promotions
Coordinator, Strategy and Brand Activation, Non-Baseball Events - New York Yankees (Bronx, NY)

Description: Support the business development and operations of large public events hosted at the Stadium.  This position will have a focus on marketing strategy with a concentration on social media content.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with Executive Director to create presentations and manuals for football conferences, meetings and events

  • Create meeting agendas for both internal and external meetings

  • Conduct research projects as deemed by supervisor(s) related to events

  • Create customized surveys for each event, analyze the feedback and present recommendations

  • Assist in grassroots marketing efforts for events including flyer distribution, trophy tour and off site promotions

  • Develop day-to-day social media campaigns and editorial schedule for the Yankee Stadium Events and New Era Pinstripe Bowl accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)

  • Other duties as assigned

     

New Era Pinstripe Bowl and regular season football programming:

  • Support the Senior Manager of Strategy and Brand Activation with assembling annual brand plan

  • Effectively target youth football organizations and conceptualize grassroots strategy

  • Manage the execution of the Trophy Tour both to the partner institutions and the New York leg of the tour

The Inside Experience, Baseball Camps and Hands on History Program:

  • Assist with operations on the day of the events to guarantee that our guests have a flawless experience 

  • Assist with photography throughout the programs and ensure that the photos are properly uploaded and disbursed to participants

  • Continuously envision program developments for an optimal guest experience

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in hospitality or related field

  • 1-3 years of experience coordinating a variety of events and activities at a convention center, sporting venue or other large public facility

  • Exceptional computer skills including Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated experience as a successful social media manager

  • Flexible work schedule and ability to work in an outside stadium environment

This description is intended to describe the type of work being performed by a person assigned to this position.  It is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities required by the employee.  The New York Yankees is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The company is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.

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

1. Yes/No: Do you have 1-3 years of experience planning events at a convention center, sporting venue or other large public facility?
2. If you answered yes to question one, please provide examples.
3. Yes/No: Do you have prior experience with developing social media campaigns?
4. If you answered yes to question three, please provide examples.


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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
*Internship (Communications) - Tampa Bay Rays (St. Petersburg, FL)

The Tampa Bay Rays Communications dept. is seeking an intern for the entire 2015 season (March 23 through October 4).  Applicants must have excellent writing skills, preferably with a background in writing or journalism.  The ideal candidate is a college graduate or a local college student able to work flexible hours, which regularly include nights and weekends.

Responsibilities include:

·         Summarize daily news stories and compile daily press clips

·         Prepare statistical packets for media

·         Compile the daily Minor League Report

·         Update statistics for Pregame Notes

·         Copy and distribute pregame notes, lineups, press clips, statistical reports and press releases

·         Assist in archiving and keywording team photography

·         Collect and transcribe manager and player quotes after games

·         Answer phones

·         Complete additional projects as assigned by Communications staff, including assistance with gameday publication

Requirements:

  • Highly knowledgeable in baseball statistics, terminology and rules
  • Familiar with baseball statistical databases and search functions
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Detail- and deadline-oriented
  • Highly motivated and well organized
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Adobe InDesign; experience in Adobe Photoshop preferred

All offers contingent on a satisfactory background check.


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Communications: Live Event Production: Announcers, DJs, MCs
Emcee/Host - Tampa Bay Rays (St. Petersburg, FL)

The Tampa Bay Rays are currently seeking a part-time seasonal employee to perform as a backup emcee during the 2015 season.  This individual will perform live reads both pre-game and in-game, host contests/live promotions, while being an ambassador of the Rays throughout the game.  Duties may also include hosting Rays watch parties at various locations, and speaking at Rays events.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

·         Host all in-game contests/live promotions, do various PA reads

·         Work alongside Raysvision team in pre-production meeting to develop concepts for live show

·         Work with Game Entertainment Coordinator to execute live promotions

·         Represent all corporate entities in an positive manner

·         Keep fans engaged and entertained

·         Interact and communicate with fans and staff in a positive and professional manner

·         Represent the Rays Brand in a fun and positive manner at all times

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS

·         2+ years experience speaking in front of large crowds or as a live broadcaster

·         Game presentation experience with a sports team a plus

·         Outgoing and charismatic personality and the ability to be spontaneous

·         Good sense of humor; Stand-up experience a plus

·         Ability to engage with fans of all ages while maintaining professionalism

·         Writing background preferred

·         Available to attend pre-game production meetings 2.5 hours prior to first pitch

·         Knowledge of Major League Baseball a plus

·         Please submit an online sample of your work with application

All offers contingent on satisfactory background check


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Communications: Community Relations
*Internship (Community Relations) - Tampa Bay Rays (St. Petersburg, FL)

The Tampa Bay Rays Community Relations department is seeking enthusiastic, hard-working interns with a high degree of professionalism. We are seeking individuals with experience/interest in various areas including but not limited to: non-profit organizations, new media, event planning, community outreach, or donations. Candidates with backgrounds in business, communications, marketing, fundraising, or community outreach are also preferred. It is important individuals have an appreciation for the sport/team and a willingness to understand, research, and explore the role of a MLB team in the local and regional markets.

Requirements:

? Experience/coursework in two or more of the above areas

? Ability to prioritize and work both as an individual and as part of a team

·        Exceptional organization skills, with an ability to effectively multitask

·        Excellent verbal and written communication skills

·        Exceptional customer service skills

·        Positive attitude, work effectively in a team structure

·        This is a full time internship. Candidates will be expected to work nights, weekends and holidays when necessary.

Internship Duration:  2/2 – 10/30/15

All offers contingent on a satisfactory background check.


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