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Broadcasting & Media Relations Assistant - Portland Sea Dogs (Portland · ME)

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Position: Broadcasting and Media Relations Assistant
Type: Game Day - Seasonal 
Start Date: March 28, 2022
End Date: Mid/Late September 2022 (Depending on playoffs)
Pay:  Hourly - Up to 6 hours on home games/Up to 4 hours on road games
 
Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Previous media relations & broadcasting experience required (preferably in Minor League Baseball)
  • MUST be available for the full duration of the position
  • Computer literate (knowledge of Word and Excel are a must)
  • Knowledge of Photoshop & InDesign preferred
  • Experience with Social Media Marketing
  • Strong communication skills (written & verbal)
  • Team player and friendly personality
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to multi-task with little supervision
 
Duties:
  • Oversee radio board operations staff including scheduling.
  • Produce in-studio road broadcasts.
  • Opportunity for play-by-play and/or color on the Sea Dogs Radio Network during home games.
  • Interview players for feature stories and pre-game radio guests.
  • Opportunity to host pre and postgame shows.
  • Write Game Recaps
  • Coordinate interview requests with the media and the players.
  • Distribute daily Game Notes, Stats, Rosters, Lineups to press box and clubhouse.
  • Assist in the maintenance of the team website www.seadogs.com.
  • Assist in maintaining social networking sites; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.
  • Gather autographed items throughout the season for charity events.
  • Assist in archiving all statistical archives throughout the years (milestones, team records, etc.)
  • Continue to cultivate potential story ideas, upcoming promotions, player achievements, etc for the media.
  • Maintain player information sheets with contact information throughout the season.
  • Assist in gathering player headshots.
  • Assist in photo archiving 
  • Distribute box scores
  • Assist in writing and distributing press releases
  • Research new media outlets to add to our list.
  • Assist in producing daily game notes
  • Gather and distribute lineups
  • Set-up Press Box including cleaning, stats, refill cooler.
  • Assist in the production of team baseball card set.
  • Coordinate players for the Sea Dogs Autograph table
  • Help oversee the press box
  • Posting lineups through Box Out
  • Press Box set-up.  Executing 60-minute clock
  • Occasionally assist with food delivery
  • Assist lead broadcaster
  • Assist with tarp duties
  • Other duties as assigned.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Why does this position appeal to you?

  2. Please provide a link to your broadcast tape.

  3. Please list three references with contact info.