Southern Maryland Blue Crabs No. 2

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Southern Maryland Blue Crabs No. 2

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:14 am

The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs (Atlantic League) have an opening for a broadcasting and media relations assistant for the 2019 season.

Candidates for this position will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience working for a professional baseball team in its first season of a new partnership with the MLB.

The position is a full-time, unpaid internship for college students, or recent graduates only, and lasts from late April/early May through the conclusion of the season in early October.

Job Responsibilities:

Broadcasting:

* Color commentary for all Blue Crabs’ home games
* Opportunity work up to play-by-play for middle innings
* Preparation for broadcasts

Media Relations:

* Compiling daily game notes
* Compiling and distributing stat packs prior to home contests
* Assisting in activities such as composition of player biographies
* Assist with other team media relations efforts
Requirements:
* Keen attention to detail and a diligent, dedicated work ethic
* Strong writing and verbal communication skills
* Vast knowledge of baseball
* Be a team player and self-motivator with professional interests extending beyond the game broadcast
* Possess a willingness to learn and a positive attitude
* Ability to multi-task and maintain high quality of work under daily deadlines

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America. Send demo and resume to:

Andrew Bandstra
Broadcaster & Media Relations Manager
smbcmedia@somdbluecrabs.com

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