Biloxi Shuckers No. 2

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Biloxi Shuckers No. 2

#1 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:50 am

The Biloxi Shuckers (AA-Brewers) are accepting applications for a Media Relations and Broadcasting Assistant for 2020.

Supervisor: Garrett Greene, Media Relations Manager and Broadcaster

Start date: Late January, 2020 (willing to be flexible for the right candidate)

End date: End of the season (mid/late-September, depending on playoffs)

Compensation: TBA

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Writing:

* Producing and distributing game notes, stat packs and lineups daily.
* Writing game recaps, feature stories for the Shuckers Game Day program and articles for the Shuckers website.
* Help in writing press releases for roster moves and various club news.

Media Relations

* Assist with all media relations efforts including issuing press releases, accommodating interview requests, administering media credentials, as well as other media information and related duties.
* Run and maintain the MGM Park press box.
* Assist with social media.
* Help with content and production of a once a month Shuckers television show.

Broadcasting:

* Host the Shuckers Radio Pregame show and assist with Postgame.
* Play-by-play for three innings during 70 Shuckers home games.
* Postgame interview on the field for in-house and radio broadcast.
* Work as radio board operator for 70 Shuckers road games.
* Edit video highlights from Shuckers home games and post to website.
* Edit and produce audio elements, including highlights, interviews, commercials & radio imaging.

Candidates should:

* Be willing to work with entire front office to assist in the day-to-day operation of the Shuckers, not just media relations/broadcasting.
* Have experience with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Audition, Illustrator).
* Possess strong writing and verbal skills.
* Have play-by-play and media relations experience.
* Be willing to learn, work hard, handle multiple projects at once and maintain a good attitude.

Please indicate in your cover letter you learned of this opportunity through Sportscasters Talent Agency of America.

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Jon Chelesnik
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Re: Biloxi Shuckers No. 2

#2 Post by Jon Chelesnik » Fri Nov 22, 2019 1:09 pm

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