Seasonal Promotions & Events Assistant

Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Baseball Club

Seasonal Promotions & Events Assistant | Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Baseball Club

Seasonal Promotions & Events Assistant

Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Baseball Club

Apply by 12/13/2023

Posted 28 days ago



Jacksonville, FL, USA

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 Job Description

The Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp Promotions & Events Assistant provides a great opportunity to gain hands-on experience from one of the top promotions departments in the industry.  The goal of this position is to get directly involved in the day-to-day operations of a Triple-A Minor League Baseball promotions and events operation. The successful candidate will work closely with the Director of Promotions & Events in all aspects of the fan presentation, from brainstorming, conceptualizing and executing creative ideas to managing and supervising a part time game day promotions staff. By the end of the season, The Promotions & Events Assistant will have in-depth knowledge of the inner workings of a Minor League Baseball promotions and events department.
  • Gameday prep of on field promotions props, event set up and game presentation
  • Assist and supervise a staff of 10-15 part time employees
  • Interacting with clients and/or dignitaries as part of the course of a game
  • Executing the pre-game on-field ceremonies from escorting the National Anthem singers, first pitch dignitaries and on field little league teams on a nightly basis
  • Prepping and executing all stadium gate giveaways
  • Assist with game day script writing and high energy music selection
  • During games, assist, escort and maintain safety for fans both on and off the field
  • Helping to maintain clean mascot suits during the season
  • Ability to serve as a mascot performer as needed
  • Assisting with non-game day special events at the ballpark
  • Additional duties as assigned by team management

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • Completing or have completed a four-year degree in Sport Management, Marketing, Business, Recreation/Tourism or related field
  • Strong interest in the sports industry
  • Strong understanding of current social media platforms and trends
  • Previous customer service experience
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office & Photoshop/Illustrator preferred)
  • Ability to work daily both on non-game weeks as well as during all 75 home games and other non-baseball events
  • Must provide own transportation
  • Ability to lift and carry boxes up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to work and communicate well with others
  • Must have a positive attitude and be very outgoing

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