Under general direction and supervision, this position is responsible for handling, preparing and executing all elements of the Brooklyn Nets game experience and in addition, will provide support to leadership and facilitate proper execution. As part of the Game Night Crew, you will become an integral member of the team which supports the Game Presentation and Events department within the organization. This position is part time, but will require late nights and open availability for a majority of the Brooklyn Nets home games and events in addition to some Barclays Center events. The incumbent must be available 3.5 hours before each game starts through to one hour after the game concludes.
Brooklyn Nets is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
II. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepares administrative support and coordinates for game contests to include selecting contestants;
Escorts and coordinates with performers for game entertainment;
Works closely with the Brooklyn Nets Entertainment Teams and assists when needed;
Prepares and facilitates giveaways during the games;
Prepares, supports, and takes cues from the arena host;
Prepares camera shots by working with the production crew and designated Barclays Center employees;
The qualifications listed below represent the credentials necessary to perform the essential functions of this position. To be successful in this position, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
A. Education and/or Experience
Previous experience in athletics and media relations is strongly preferred;
Experience in sports marketing or live production;
Must be able to adapt to a fast paced environment where attention to detail is critical;
Must possess exceptional communication skills (both written and verbal);
Must be able to multi-task and prioritize complex tasks;
Maintain proper/professional decorum;
Must be personable and courteous at all times;
Must be well versed in sports terminology and basketball operations;
Must be punctual and reliable;
Must exhibit sound judgment and discretion at all times
IV. WORKING CONDITIONS
A. Travel Requirements
This position may require travel up to 5%.
B. Physical Demands
This position requires the ability to lift up to 10 pounds.
C. Work Environment
The incumbent splits time between Corporate Headquarters and on occasion the Barclays Center Arena. He/she will be expected to attend Brooklyn Nets games at the Barclays Center, as well as other events that may take place on weekends and/or holidays.