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Seasonal Communications Assistant

New Orleans Saints and Pelicans


Apply by 5/31/2024

Posted 3 weeks ago

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Location


Metairie, LA, USA

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Job Description

The New Orleans Saints communications spring/summer student assistants will provide support to the club’s communications department. The position will assist the football communications staff and digital media staffs, working in conjunction with both departments to carry out their day-to-day operations. The position is seasonal and will run from May 27-August 16, 2024.

What you will be doing:

  • Writing, editing and proofreading press releases and contributing elements and proofreading game releases.
  • Assisting in writing and proofreading of 2024 media guide and 2024 yearbook
  • Writing of content and proofreading for 2024 Saints Gameday programs, including player profiles and other supplemental content
  • Credentialing for veterans minicamp, OTAs and assisting in start of in-season game credentialing
  • Research of statistical information for both internal and external use
  • Assisting in facilitation of media operations of team activities (OTAs and veterans minicamp) open to media
  • Assistance with Community Relations/Alumni events
  • Fulfillment of sponsorship, marketing and digital media/production requests for players, including media days
  • Assisting in fulfillment of team headshots for players, coaches and staff
  • Additional duties as assigned by the football communications staff

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Qualifications Required

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, InDesign and Photoshop
  • Ability to work independently with a task with limited guidance and complete it with additional follow-through and follow-up when necessary
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Ability to handle physical requirements, including set up for events
  • Ability to interact with team’s players and staff both internally and externally in a professional manner
  • Ability to work with and around confidential information when necessary

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