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» Director, Corporate Communications - USTA National Headquarters (White Plains, NY)
» 2015 Public Relations Internship - Washington Kastles (Washington, DC)



Communications: Community Relations
Director, Corporate Communications - USTA National Headquarters (White Plains, NY)

Develop and execute the USTA Communications plans aimed at generating local and national press for “What Matters” at the USTA. Duties include but not limited to:

 COMMUNICATIONS

  • Direct USTA’s communications strategy for all USTA divisions including professional tennis; community tennis and USTA Player Development
  • Supervise and manage all area-specific communications plans for internal constituents including: US Open, Emirates Airline US Open Series, Youth Tennis, USA Team events, and USTA Player Development
  • Lead special event development and publicity efforts for major USTA initiatives including Youth Play Days, World Tennis Day, participation milestones, etc.
  • Manage and supervise US Open events including Draw Ceremony, Ballperson Tryouts, pre-event trophy tour, champion’s media tours, etc.
  • Generate national awareness of all USTA initiatives
  • Increase non-traditional publicity reach for the USTA with national television programs, national print media outlets, new/digital media opportunities and diverse media outlets
  • Lead and direct all USTA Player Relations communications strategies including proactive publicity outreach, development of defensive strategic to negate negative press and media training of PR executives, coaches and program participants.

STAFF MANGEMENT

  • Supervise all publicity managers including Performance Appraisal Form (development opportunities) and year-end reviews
  • Direct publicity managers in development of customer-specific annual communications plans

 Qualifications/Other:

  •  Bachelors degree
  • Minimum of eight-to-10 years of related experience
  • Excellent knowledge of the business of tennis in particular, and the business of sports in general
  • Polished oral and written presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Proven track record of placing stories in sports and other media outlets in the local and national level
  • Ability to develop and activate publicity strategies
  • Strong strategic/analytical skill set coupled with creative/conceptual abilities
  • Extensive experience with press room operations
  • Creative, resourceful, self-motivated
  • Team oriented
  • Time management expert

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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
2015 Public Relations Internship - Washington Kastles (Washington, DC)

Job Description: Work with Kastles staff on the communications and community relations efforts of the Washington Kastles. This includes all fan communications, including website, email blasts and social media, as well as assisting with and executing charity requests. Reports to the Communications Director.

Desired Experience: Candidate should have strong writing, social media and organizational skills. Experience in Adobe Creative Suite and Basic HTML skills desired. Sports and/or tennis background a plus, but not required.

Responsibilities:

§  Assist with maintaining the website, social networking sites and Constant Contact, including the preparation of content.

§  Provide regular reports on website traffic, results on email blasts.

§  Coordinate visiting charity groups at team matches for in-game events, including Kastles Kids Tunnel, on-court promotions, etc.

§  Coordinate with charitable partners to allocate the appropriate number of match tickets for each charity for every match.

§  Manage charity event database and fulfill and track charity requests.

§  Provides support to the Grassroots Department and assists with the Kastles’ Ambassadors program as needed.

§  Assist with coordinating Kids Clinics run by coach and players.

§  Attend local events and represent the Kastles in the community.

§  Other duties as assigned by the Communications Director and/or the Executive Management of the Washington Kastles.

Internship will begin on May 26 and end on August 7. All internship positions require a full-time commitment during business hours. Significant weekend and evening hours will also be required, including attendance at all Kastles home matches. Internships are unpaid, but can be done for college credit.

All interns must provide their own computers for use when working with the Washington Kastles.

The Kastles are accepting and reviewing applications on a rolling basis. Applications will be reviewed and decided upon as they are received.

No phone calls please. EOE.


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