Nashville Sounds

Nashville Sounds

Seasonal Communications Assistant - 2024 Season - Nashville Sounds (Nashville · TN)

Nashville Sounds
Jobs in Nashville · TN
Communications/Community Relations: Media/Public Relations Servicing
DUTIES:
  • Assist the Communications Manager with daily duties
  • Research, write and edit portions of the team’s publications
  • Write and edit select press releases
  • Research and maintain team statistics and records
  • Assist with the set-up and operations of the press box on game day
  • Assist media representatives with player, manager/coach and front office interviews
  • Production and distribution of media credentials, game notes, stat packs, press releases, team rosters and lineup sheets
  • Establish and maintain a good relationship with local and regional media outlets
  • Handle requests from media, other teams and Triple-A offices 
  • Assist with team social media responsibilities
  • Assist in website maintenance
  • Gather news clips and maintain archive file
  • Assist with postgame (Home and Road) reports 
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
  • Pursuing or completion of a collegiate degree in communications or a related field
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong baseball knowledge
  • Organizational and time management skills with the ability to multi-task and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in and contribute to a high-energy team environment
  • Ability to work flexible and demanding hours including nights, weekends and holidays 
  • Prior experience working in baseball or other professional sports is preferred
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office programs required
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite programs preferred
  • Knowledge of social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook and Instagram
The projected start date for this position is March 4, 2024 and will run through the 2024 season.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Job Questions:

  1. Are you willing to relocate to Nashville, TN/you already live in the Middle TN area?

  2. Are you able to fulfill the responsibilities of this position from mid-March - September 27, 2024?