Street Team Ambassadors - Mercedes-Benz Stadium (Atlanta · GA)

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Marketing: Fan Development
About Atlanta United
Atlanta United joined Major League Soccer in 2017 and won the 2018 MLS Cup in just its second season, the earliest an expansion team has won the title since 1998.  The club has set multiple league records including season tickets sales (36,000-plus), single-game attendance (72,548), single-season average (53,002) and total home attendance (901,033). Owned by Arthur M. Blank, and led by club President Darren Eales, Atlanta United plays its home matches at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. For more information about Atlanta United, including how to purchase season tickets, visit: www.atlutd.com, and follow @ATLUTD.

Position Summary
Atlanta United FC does more than just bang goals in the back of the net.  It’s a club that expands outside of all normal boundaries and caters to all aspects of the city. The club looks for positive and upbeat individuals who can grow, innovate, and vision the future on and off the pitch. Our culture flourishes by delivering passion and love for the beautiful game creating relationships that fuel our consumers.  The brand seeks red, black, and gold blooded achievers who disperse their unique spark and inspire all within the realm of the Atlanta community.
This is a paid, part-time position that is based on events within Atlanta United’s Marketing & Fan Engagement Department where the team will be tasked with uniting and empowering people to create extraordinary memories for guests they encounter. During the MLS season, the Street Team will energize the crowd and help enhance the fan experience. The Street Team also serves as brand ambassadors for many events around Atlanta, including festivals, races, sponsor/partner events, and more. It’s about each member bringing their energy, skills, experiences, and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving consumer demographic.  Atlanta United is looking for those that can harness the passion in supporters and fanatics who can also support both in engagement as well as during brand events in and or around the Atlanta area.

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Packing and unpacking the van if needed
  • On-Site support for activations
  • Various office tasks
  • Create a fun, loud, and positive atmosphere during all Atlanta United events by interacting with fans, distributing giveaways, and encouraging fans to support Atlanta United
  • Promote Atlanta United at various events throughout the year, including fairs, festivals, sporting events, parades, and more
  • Interact with fans and the city of Atlanta to educate/inform the community of important Atlanta United messages (specific promotions, ticket updates/offers, team information, etc.)
  • Responsible for setup and breakdown of all Street Team events
  • Responsible for loading and unloading items at the storage unit
  • Assist with organization and maintenance of the storage unit
  • Responsible for data cultivation through online entries
  • Represent the brand

Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • Currently pursuing bachelor’s degree

Required Skills
  • Ability to work irregular hours including nights, weekends, and some holidays
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Outgoing and engaging personality
  • Knowledge of the MLS, specifically Atlanta United FC
  • Experience with event/game promotions preferred
  • Punctual, professional and mature demeanor is a must
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Must be a team player
  • Ability to work 75% of Atlanta United’s event schedule: length of events 8 to 10 hours

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.