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Experiential Marketing & Game Presentation Coordinator - Minnesota United FC (Golden Valley · MN)

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Marketing: Game Operations/Presentation
Position: 
The Experiential Marketing and Game Presentation Coordinator is part of the Marketing and Communications Department for Minnesota United Football Club (MNUFC), a sports business located in the Twins Cities area of Minnesota and a member of Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier soccer league in North America.

Job Description:
The Experiential Marketing and Game Presentation Coordinator is a full-time position responsible for supporting the Marketing and Events team. The role will help bring Minnesota United (MNUFC) brand to life through in-stadium game presentation, and key club initiatives. This position will communicate, assist and execute game presentation at the first team and second team level, while working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders to meet established goals. The Experiential Marketing and Game Presentation Coordinator will manage a team of event leads and brand ambassadors as well as the team mascot. This role is based in Golden Valley, MN.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Assist the Director of Experiential Marketing with strategy game presentation elements in-stadium
  • Manage a team of brand ambassadors including staffing, scheduling, and training
  • Manage the booking process and schedule of team mascot, PK
  • Work with the Director of Experiential Marketing to execute game day duties; timeline, run of show and on-field fan experiences
  • Oversee and manage game presentation inventory and storage at Allianz Field 
  • Write pre-game descriptions and post-game recaps analyzing roles, staffing, and fan experiences
  • Produce MNUFC2 home games
  • Support MNUFC YDP and Academy and act as liaison with some project management duties including scheduling meetings and tracking updates on tasks
  • Lead communication with operations team on all needs relating to game presentation and events at the stadium 
  • Support key club initiative events and campaigns
  • Project manage and foster collaboration with internal departments on tasks relating to game presentation

Personal Skills:
  • Outstanding communication skills including working well with other departments
  • Strong reporting and tracking skills
  • Ability to deliver in a high pressure environment
  • Experience managing others
  • Unparalleled attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • Be self-motivated with a positive attitude, able to work without constant direction
  • Takes pride in collaboration and creating a positive working environment
 
Requirements:
  • 1-3 years of experience in events, experiential marketing, street team, or related field
  • Ability to work effectively in Microsoft suite including creating presentations and managing a variety of spreadsheets within Excel
  • Availability to work flexible hours as needed including evenings, weekends, and potential holidays, with the ability to work all MNUFC home games
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or a combination of education/work experience
     
Company Profile: 
MNUFC is a professional soccer club playing in Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier of soccer in North America, and which operates under the oversight of the U.S. Soccer Federation, a member of FIFA. The Club is headquartered in Golden Valley, MN. Soccer operations are located at the MNUFC Training Center in Blaine, MN, and the team plays its home matches at Allianz Field in St. Paul, MN.
 
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. Are you authorized to work in the United States?

  2. Are you available to work flexible hours as needed including evenings, weekends, and potential holidays, with the ability to work all MNUFC home games?

  3. Do you have at least 1-3 years of experience in events, experiential marketing, game presentation, or related field?