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Media Relations Associate (Part-Time)

Chicago Cubs Baseball Club

Media Relations Associate (Part-Time) | Chicago Cubs Baseball Club

Media Relations Associate (Part-Time)

Chicago Cubs Baseball Club


Apply by 2/24/2023

Posted 6 days ago

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Chicago, IL, USA

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 Job Description

To assist in coordinating all aspects of the media relations office, including but not limited to:
  • Compile and archive local daily media clips, distribute internally throughout the office.
  • Update and proof daily game notes throughout the season.
  • Compile, edit and distribute post-game notes for home games.
  • Utilize various websites and publications to assist with statistical research for notes and projects.
  • Assist in writing the Minor League Report on a regular basis.
  • Assist in getting the credentials ready for game days.
  • Photocopy and distribute statistics, game notes and other documents requested by the media, visiting team, etc.
  • Deliver materials around the ballpark, including walking multiple ramps to reach the press box, and other duties to prepare the press box ahead of game time.
  • Proofread and edit Chicago Cubs Season in Review/Postseason guide.
  • Collect and sort Media Relations department mail, assist in clerical duties as they are needed.
  • To perform additional projects as needed by the Media Relations staff.

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • Pursuing or have already obtained undergraduate degree in print journalism, public relations or communications-related field, or equivalent-related work experience.
  • Prior work experience or internship(s) in sports or media.
  • Should have an understanding of the organization's history, baseball history and statistics, along with a good working knowledge of computer technology, specifically InDesign.
  • Understanding of the media and the ability to work productively and positively with media and internal departments.
  • Superb writing and editing skills are a must.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.

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