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Communications Assistant
Posted on 8/27/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Writing
Journalism
Requirements
  • College graduate with a degree in a related field (Journalism, Communications/Public Relations, English or Sports Administration)
  • Must have at least one year of experience in sports communications or public relations at either the professional or collegiate level to effectively perform the duties listed above
  • Must have solid knowledge of the NBA, statistics and basketball terminology
  • Must have strong writing skills
  • Demonstrated dedication with the ability to lead projects from origin through execution
  • Ability to learn, contribute and flourish in a fast-growing, dynamic environment
  • Effective interpersonal skills, both oral and written
  • Self-starter and entrepreneurial spirit with hands-on approach towards business
Responsibilities
  • Assists with the production of Game Notes and statistical information for media
  • Compiles basketball communications material: press releases, media guides and game notes
  • Responds to internal and external requests for basketball and team-related information as directed
  • Builds and maintains current media distribution lists
  • Maintains and organizes the Clippers photo archives and database
  • Consolidates and distributes daily press clippings and NBA league statistics
  • Assists with the execution of press conferences
  • Provides assistance with team's yearly reports and publications
  • Assists the Communications department in the production and editing stages of all team publications
  • Performs clerical duties (i.e., collecting messages, running errands, etc.)
  • Manages the Communications Department game-night internship program
  • Prepares and disseminates material to the local and national media
  • Maintains and supervises the media check-in operation and press room during games
  • Assists with in-game media relations functions, including in-game and post-game statistical production and distribution of written material
  • Regularly assists with the distribution of daily and seasonal credentials
Los Angeles Clippers

201-500 employees

Basketball team
Company mission
Los Angeles Clippers' greatest gift is mobilizing contribution and commitment from everyone they call Partner, including colleagues, corporate sponsors and the community at large. In every way, their mission is to inspire a child to make a positive difference in their L.A.