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Entertainment Associate with Chicago Bulls in Chicago, IL

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Position Overview:
The Chicago Bulls Game Entertainment team is seeking an Entertainment Associate for the 2019 - 2020 season. We are looking for someone who is creative, dedicated, and passionate about gaining firsthand game entertainment experience. In this role, you will be given the unique opportunity to assist with game programming and stage managing to effectively build an engaging fan experience. Our team is committed to building a fan experience that is fun and entertaining, utilizing current pop culture trends and innovative production technology to help us leverage the game situation and create the ultimate home-court advantage for our basketball team.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
As the Entertainment Associate, you will be part of a dynamic, dedicated, and fun team. You can expect to assist the team's efforts that are both in line with the Bulls brand strategy and positively represents the City of Chicago.

Responsibilities include the following:
  • Assist in preparation of entertainment and sponsored elements for all Chicago Bulls home games.
  • Serve as a stage manager and production associate at all home games including set-up and execution of game-breaks (live-shots, contests, entertainment groups, promotions, halftimes, anthems, etc.)
  • Prepare contest materials (flyers, affidavits, waivers, prizes, props) for distribution and help keep inventory of contest prizes.
  • Producer for game hosts on live shots and in-game reads
  • Prepare and prioritize scripts/notecards/gameday documents for department and game hosts prior to each game production meeting.
  • Complete day-of-game entertainment credentials and locker room assignments.
  • Assist in planning and coordinating game presentation.
  • Assist in maintaining season long game programming schedule.
  • Assist in implementation of pregame activities on court (pregame group events, sound-checks, rehearsals, special ceremonies, Opening Night, Fan Scrimmage, etc.) or on concourse.
  • Organize scoreboard messages from multiple inter-departments for UCTV Scoreboard team.
  • Assist with outside performer logistics as needed
  • Assist research new entertainment acts, promotions and contests.

Qualifications:
You are a potential fit for this role if you have:
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in sports, entertainment or events related field
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop and basic video editing skills a plus
  • Excellent presentation and ability to communicate articulately and confidently both verbally and in writing. Able to articulate ideas both within the team and with other partners.
  • Knowledge of sports, game presentation, and basketball a plus

The Chicago Bulls Entertainment Associate is a seasonal role and will pay an hourly wage. We are seeking individuals who can work a flexible schedule which includes working nights, weekends and holidays.
 
We are an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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