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Director of Community and Player Relations
Posted on 8/16/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Everett, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Desired Skills
Customer Service
Requirements
  • Spanish fluency preferred
  • Must be willing and able to work nights and weekends, throughout the year, including baseball and non-baseball events
  • Experience working with professional athletes or non-athlete celebrities on charitable efforts and/or public relations
  • Experience hiring and managing a staff of full-time employees, including evaluating and reviewing performance with a mindset of intentional inclusivity and a record of diverse hiring
  • Provides contact lists of local and national community organizations that s/he has worked with previously
  • Experience in managing a multimillion-dollar budget
  • Ability to work across departments
  • Customer service-focused mindset
  • Working knowledge of Donation Xchange
Responsibilities
  • Assess the skills and passions of individual players and coaches and translate those into meaningful community programming and interactions
  • Coordinate community and corporate appearances for uniformed staff on the club's behalf, including unpaid and paid events. Including, but not limited to, hospital visits, sponsor activations and meet and greets, baseball clinics, speaking engagements, and other similar events both at the park and off-site
  • Create, implement, and execute new ideas to fills these gaps in programming and/or outreach for different causes
  • Create new experiences that can be used as auction/raffle prizes for non-profit organizations to help fundraising goals
  • Manage a department of full-time and seasonal staff
  • Attend Spring Training in Fort Myers, Florida to form relationships with team as well as get thousands of items signed for non-profit use
  • Manage the Community and Player Relations budget
Boston Red Sox

501-1,000 employees

Professional baseball team (MLB)
Company Overview
The Boston Red Sox's mission is to make a difference in the lives of children, families, veterans, and communities in need by improving their health, education, and recreational opportunities.