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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Baseball Communications Seasonal Assistant - Oakland Athletics (Oakland, CA)

Communications Seasonal Assistant  

Department: Communications   

Reports to: Media Relations Manager  

Job Classification:  Non-Exempt

City/State: Oakland, CA       

Description:

The Oakland Athletics are seeking a qualified candidate for the Baseball Communications Seasonal Assistant position during the 2018 season. This position will work 30-40 hours per week when the team is home and 5-10 hours per week when the team is on the road, including nights and weekends.

Responsibilities:

  • Produce daily insert for the A’s game program

  • Produce lineup sheet to be distributed in press box and premium seating areas

  • Produce daily minor league report

  • Copy and distribute all relevant game day baseball information documents, including but not limited to game notes, statistics, minor league report, stat packets, and lineup sheets

  • Assist with writing of daily pre- and/or post-game notes

  • Assist baseball communications staff with all duties related to press box maintenance, including but not limited to creating daily seating chart, creating and setting up seat tags for visiting media, and providing support for both home and visiting broadcast teams

  • Assist with writing and distributing press releases

  • Assist with distribution of credentials on game days

  • Record and transcribe media scrums as assigned, including daily pregame session with the A’s manager

Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, and Excel

  • Working knowledge of Adobe InDesign

  • Highly organized with an ability to multi-task

  • Advanced knowledge of baseball and baseball statistics

 

The Oakland A’s are an Equal Opportunity Employer


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Communications: Event Promotions
Spring Training Production Room Assistant - Peoria Sports Complex (Peoria, AZ)

Position Summary:

The Peoria Sports Complex is the Spring Training and Player Development Home of the San Diego Padres and Seattle Mariners.  The purpose of this position is to assist in production room operations executing in-game entertainment elements to promote a positive fan experience at Peoria Sports Complex This is a part-time, seasonal position with the majority of work hours during the months of February and March.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists in the operation of video board, sound system, and scoreboard hardware and software.

  • Assists in the coordination of marketing and promotional features through production equipment in conjunction with real-time announcements.

  • Assists in the creation of video board grahic art content.

  • Other duties as assigned by the Supervisor(s).

Qualification Requirements:

  • Previous experience in the operation of videoboard, audio or like production equipment preferred.

  • Experience in a sporting environment and knowledge of baseball is preferred.

  • Must portray strong problem solving skills including listening, identifying and resolving problems in calm and friendly manner.

  • Possess strong verbal, listening and organization skills.

  • Consistently honors work commitments and arrives to work on time.

  • Be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays.

TO APPLY

To be considered for the Spring Training Production Room Assistant, you are required to apply online through the 2-Step process listed below, mailed applications will not be considered.

***APPLICATION IS A 2 STEP PROCESS:

STEP 1:  Submit your application through TeamWork Online below.

STEP 2:  After Step 1, click the link below to submit a City of Peoria, AZ application.

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/peoriaaz/jobs/1906064/production-room-assistant?page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Visit City of Peoria Human Resources website at www.peoriaaz.gov/jobs to view a full job description, requirements, etc.  EOE. 

For more information about the Peoria Sports Complex, please visit www.peoriasportscomplex.com


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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Seasonal Baseball Information Assistant - Seattle Mariners (Seattle, WA)

Job Title:                    Seasonal Baseball Information Assistant

Department:              Baseball Information

Reports To:               Sr. Manager, Baseball Information

Status:                        Nonexempt, Seasonal (March 2018 – End of 2018 baseball season)

Primary Objective:    Support the Baseball Information team by preparing and disseminating pre-game information, conducting statistical research projects, and assisting with press box game management. 

Essential Functions:

  • Assist in all aspects of press box operations including press box setup

  • Conduct extensive statistical research projects to support media and Baseball Information staff

  • Prepare statistical packets for media, notify media members of breaking news, and handle daily media written correspondence

  • Prepare and disseminate pregame notes; update statistics, lineups, press clips, statistical reports and press releases

  • Assist with Baseball Information social media

  • Assist in writing daily game notes, minor league reports, postgame notes and answering phones; includes collecting and transcribing manager and player quotes after games

  • Assist with writing and producing publications; assist with magazine distribution on game days

  • Organize and archive photography and clips

  • Manage contacts and distribution lists

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or pursuing a bachelor’s degree in statistics, sports management, public relations, communications, journalism or other related field preferred.

  • Previous experience in sports information considered a plus.
     

Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA’s):

  • Self-motivated with a high degree of integrity; takes personal responsibility for getting things done in a way that positively and professionally represents the organization

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; communicates clearly, respectfully, and in a manner appropriate for the audience.

  • Plans and prioritizes well; strong attention to detail and deadlines. 

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe InDesign required.  Experience in Adobe Photoshop a plus.

  • Highly knowledgeable in baseball statistics, terminology and rules.

  • Familiar with baseball statistical databases and search functions.

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.


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