Director of Broadcasting/Media Relations, Odessa Jackalopes -- FILLED BY STAA MEMBER

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Director of Broadcasting/Media Relations, Odessa Jackalopes -- FILLED BY STAA MEMBER

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Tue Jul 27, 2021 7:54 am

The Odessa Jackalopes (NAHL) are accepting applications for a Director of Broadcasting/Media Relations.

This is a full-time position that will be relied upon to be the public face of the Jackalopes organization. Our chosen candidate must be professional in their demeanor, passionate about hockey and an accomplished storyteller.

This candidate will be responsible for developing relationships with local and regional media, positive brand image and managing communication outlets, with the primary goal of growing the team’s coverage in the Permian Basin.

In addition, they will be asked to assist with sales and marketing acquisition in the local community.

Primary Responsibilities include:

* Broadcasting all 60 regular season games and playoff games for the Odessa Jackalopes as well as our weekly coaches show.

* Be responsible for operation of team website and social media platforms, this includes graphics, press releases, in-game updates and video content.

* Maintain and develop relationships between the Odessa Jackalopes and local media outlets.

* Assist in content creation for enhancement of team branding and marketing in the community.

* Serve as crucial liaison between front office and coaching staff/locker room.

* Other responsibilities as assigned.

The Odessa Jackalopes are a proud member of the North American Hockey League, America’s premier Tier II junior hockey league and are celebrating their 25th season in the Permian Basin.

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

Rick Matchett
rickm@odessajackalopes.org

This opportunity was shared with STAA members last week.

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Jon Chelesnik
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Re: Director of Broadcasting/Media Relations, Odessa Jackalopes -- FILLED BY STAA MEMBER

#2 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Tue Sep 14, 2021 1:25 pm

Congratulations to STAA member Michael Wisienski, the new voice of the Jackalopes.

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