Sioux Falls Canaries No. 2

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Jon Chelesnik
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Sioux Falls Canaries No. 2

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:35 pm

The Sioux Falls Canaries of the American Association of Independent Pro Baseball are hiring a Broadcast/Media Relations Assistant.

The Canaries are looking for a talented, motivated, and personable individual to assist at all 50 home games during the 2018 season. He/she will support the organization’s key objectives, which are to expand on the broadcast, and add to the game experience for fans. This is a seasonal part-time position, working only during the baseball season. The regular season runs from May 18th through September 3rd.

* This internship will include the following:
* Working every Canaries home game (50 games)
* Potential to work in the studio during road games, assisting with the production of the broadcast.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

* Performing three innings of play-by-play for each Canaries home game on Sioux Falls Sports Radio 98.1 FM and AM 1230 KWSN
* Hosting a 15-minute pregame show prior to Canaries home games
* Performing postgame interviews with players/coaches/manager for Canaries home games
* Creating video and audio packages (experience with Adobe products is a plus)
* Assisting the Canaries' presence on social media, including game updates and club marketing
* Writing club press releases as needed
* Helping maintain the press box at Sioux Falls Stadium
* Other administrative duties as assigned

What we expect from you:

* Represent the Canaries organization professionally as an extension of the front office
* Be committed to learn about the industry
* HAVE FUN and enjoy your summer at the ball park

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America. Send a play-by-play demo (radio baseball preferred), resume and a brief cover letter outlining your desire to intern with the Sioux Falls Canaries to:

Carter Woodiel
Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations

Put "Canaries Intern" in the subject line.

All applicants will receive acknowledgement of our receipt of their applications.

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