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» Broadcast Relations Coordinator - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)
» Communications Manager - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)
» Graphic Design Internship - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)
» Operations Internship - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)
» Senior Manager, Partnerships - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)
» Sports, Science, & Medicine Internship (Fall Semester) - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)
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Finance: Accounting/Finance other
Accounting Manager - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)

Summary: Based in St. Petersburg, FL, the Accounting Manager is responsible for accounting activities; such as cash reporting, accounts receivable and the general ledger system. The Accounting Manager will ensure that processes are developed and followed that support reporting of the company's financial activities in a timely basis and in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
Reports to: Assistant Controller
Supervisory Responsibilities: Supervise the Staff Accountant and the Prize Money Coordinator

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Daily Cash reporting 
• Accounts Receivable and Billing
• Collections
• Maintenance of the General Ledger System and Budget/Forecasting Tools
• Recording and reconciliation of all payrolls and payroll related accounts
• Month end closing and reporting
• Sponsorship/Sales Accounting Liaison
• Account Reconciliations
• Analytical reviews and forecasting of assigned departmental areas
• Annual budget assistance
• Tournament Insurance Coordination
• Assist in Tax preparations/filings and annual GAAP audits
• Singapore/WTA Finals Budget Liaison
• Back-up support for other functions in the accounting area
• Special projects

Desired skills and background:

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting; CPA License or candidate for test, a plus 
• 5 to 7+ years work experience in Accounting;
• Public accounting experience required;
• Excellent Computer Skills - Microsoft Office , G/L software and ability to embrace systems
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills;
• Sound verbal and written communication skills
• Strong organization skills and multi-tasking abilities
• Ability to work independently; sound follow-through

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Do you have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting?

2. Do you have 5+ years accounting experience?

3. Describe your management experience.

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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Broadcast Relations Coordinator - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)

Job Title: Broadcast Coordinator
Department: Broadcast
Location: St. Petersburg, FL OR London, UK
 

Summary:
• Significant amount of international travel required
• Act as onsite Broadcast representative at selected tournaments throughout the season
• Responsible for tournament planning on behalf of WTA Broadcast
• Supports the goals of the wider Marketing/Communications team

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Broadcast:
• Prepares credential lists on behalf of Broadcast department and partners.
• Distributes all requisite information to WTA Media and WTA Networks pre and post event.
• Compiles tournament specific materials into manual for onsite broadcast representative 
• Liaises with WTA Tournament Relations to communicate all necessary broadcast information to tournaments.
• Work with WTA Broadcast manager to create quarterly board reports.
• Responsible for the sharing of content to the wider WTA organization.

Onsite:
• Represents the WTA in all broadcast matters with the tournament.
• Works with WTA Media / Host Broadcaster to ensure that all broadcast needs and obligations are being met.
• Represents the best interests of Rights Holders in daily scheduling meetings. 
• Facilitates cooperation between WTA Media, WTA Networks and WTA Communications relating to player access and filming opportunities.

Miscellaneous
• Provide administrative support to the Director of Broadcast Relations and the wider MarComms team when required.

Desired Skills & Background
• Bachelor's degree and two years' work experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience
• Outstanding customer relations with a mindset of service towards tournament members and broadcast partners.
• Strong presentation and written communication skills
• The ideal candidate will also possess a passion for and understanding of the sport of tennis, related governing bodies and industry stakeholders.
• Must be able to travel approximately 30%.

You must be legally permitted to work permanently in the UK and/or the United States to apply.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. What experience do you have working in professional or amateur sport?

2. What experience do you have working in broadcast or other media sectors?

3. Why do you want to work for the WTA?

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Communications: Media/Public Relations Servicing
Communications Manager - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)

Job Title: Manager, Communications
Department: Communications
Location: St. Petersburg, FL OR London, UK
Reports to: Vice President, Communications and Global Publicity 
Supervisory Responsibilities: TBD

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• For assigned tournaments, develop strategic media plan in coordination with Tournament Media Director, to deliver local and regional coverage, service media requests and execute ACES player appearance program 
• Responsible for the execution, regulation and development of the ACES program at assigned tournaments
• Manage on-site media office
• Assist in the management of the relationship with photography partnerships
• Provide tournament and event-based storylines for content development
• Assist in the daily media monitoring, analysis and distribution of coverage
• Actively involved in cross-platform content ideation and development
• Assists in the writing of announcements and press releases
• Prepare match notes and statistics for international media
• Proactive pitching preparation 
• Estimated travel days per year: 110

Skills & Background:
• University Education in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism, Sport Management or equivalent;
• Two years or more of previous experience in tennis, sports or entertainment, public relations/ marketing/ journalism;
• Excellent verbal and written communication and public speaking skills;
• Excellent interpersonal skills/team-oriented;
• Foreign language skills
• Must be outstanding in ability to work in a fast-paces environment with multiple demands and priorities;
• Creative writing ability;
• Knowledge of media relations and practices;
• Tennis knowledge desirable;
• High level of professionalism;
• Self-motivated and ability to work independently;
• Must travel up to 70% to domestic and international destinations;
• Strong experience with business software of Microsoft Office.

Personal characteristics and profile:
• You solve problems and exceed expectations.
• You are entrepreneurial, smart, and passionate.
• You are confident, humble and fun. Your teammates like working with you.
• If you don't know something, you say so. Then go figure it out quickly.
• You naturally go the extra mile.
• You thrive in a fast-paced work environment, you love change and readily adapt to continually changing priorities and aggressive project timeframes.
• You give credit to others where credit is due and take responsibility for misses when they rest with you.
• You know how to sell big ideas and garner consensus. 
• Culturally sensitive and able to effectively work across international geographic territories.

You must be legally permitted to work permanently in the UK and/or the United States to apply.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. This position requires the estimated travel days are approximately 100 per year, this is typically two tournaments back to back on the road between 14-21 days at a time. Does this concern you?

2. Do you have direct experience or comparable experience working with athletes?

3. In one paragraph describe what attracted you to apply for the position?

4. In one paragraph describe your media relations experience – proactive and reactive?

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Internships: Any Internship
Graphic Design Internship - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)

Position Summary: 
Based in St. Petersburg, FL, the Creative Services Graphic Design Intern is responsible for producing creative materials for the WTA. Responsibilities include collaborating with and assisting the Graphic Design Team in developing and producing all WTA corporate branding and creative designs, including but not restricted to sales, marketing, digital marketing, communications and advertising content (print, video, and web). The schedule will be 20 hrs/week for up to 6 months.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Design and produce print, video and web materials and original graphics for WTA and its members with emphasis on sales, marketing, advertising and promotional materials, presentations, digital graphics, and UI/UX.
• Conceptualize and produce creative designs for WTA events, invitations, collateral, presentations and special projects that integrate brand messaging and style guidelines
• Execute design and production for identity development, corporate collateral, advertising and digital design that support strategic objectives
• Blend photography, imagery, charts, text and multimedia elements to create high-impact proposals, presentations and reports
• Video editing, including use of animation graphics, to support digital media team is a plus
• Copywriting
• Implement organizational skills to coordinate multiple graphic projects within scope, quality, time and budget of each project
• Meet aggressive deadlines for design/production without sacrifice of quality

Ideal Experience and Traits
• The candidate must be recently graduated or currently enrolled in school; Preferably University Education in Graphic Design or similar field
• Marketing, Advertising or Design Agency experience is a plus
• Strong experience with business software such as Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
• Strong experience in Creative Cloud - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and After Effects
• Final Cut Pro or Premiere experience is a plus
• Basic HTML and CSS knowledge is a plus
• Superior presentation and written communication skills
• The ideal candidate will also possess a passion for and understanding of the sport of tennis, related governing bodies and industry stakeholders
• Ability to prioritize tasks, work well under pressure and drive projects
• Detail oriented
• Advanced computer experience using word processing, spreadsheet, database, publishing and email programs
• Excellent analytic and organizational skills
• Ability to liaise professionally with high profile clientele and league officials
• Confidentiality
• Flexibility in work schedule a must

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Internships: Any Internship
Operations Internship - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)

Position Summary:
The successful candidate will be directly involved in analysis, planning, development and execution of the WTA's Operations. They will support the Operations team by managing the Tournament Zone website, collecting weekly data from Tournaments, and providing assistance on key projects that support the strategic initiatives of the WTA. Candidates will have the opportunity to work cross-functionally with other departments.

This internship will be paid and is expected to last for approximately 26 weeks from December 2017 through May 2018.


Ideal Experience and Traits
• The candidate must be recently graduated or currently enrolled in school
• Superior presentation and written communication skills
• The ideal candidate will also possess a passion for and understanding of the sport of tennis, related governing bodies and industry stakeholders
• Ability to prioritize tasks, work well under pressure and drive projects
• Detail oriented
• Advanced computer experience using word processing, spreadsheet, database, publishing and email programs
• Excellent analytic and organizational skills
• Ability to liaise professionally with high profile clientele and league officials
• Confidentiality
• Flexibility in work schedule a must

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you available for a full 6 months beginning in roughly December 2017 or January 2018?

2. Are you willing to relocate to St. Petersburg, FL for this internship?

3. Will you be able to provide documentation that you are legally authorized to work in the United States?

4. Describe your knowledge of tennis and the WTA.

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Sales & Marketing: Sponsorship Services/Activation
Senior Manager, Partnerships - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)

Job Title: Sr. Manager, Partnerships  
Department: Partnerships 
Location: St. Petersburg, FL OR London, UK
Reports to: Sr. Director, Partnerships

Summary: The Partnerships Manager will be responsible for supporting the Sr. Director, Partnerships. Duties will include: developing creative concepts; developing sales pitch/presentation materials; research and ideation; pro-forma development and support sponsor servicing support when required.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
• Research and identify new prospects and potential sponsors' businesses to understand their marketing objectives
• Work with the Creative Services team to create partnership presentations, proposals and other materials to generate new revenue 
• Managing and optimizing our clients' campaigns
• Create pro-forma reports for potential contracts 
• Manage and provide appropriate research data for business development efforts
• Project-manage timelines & asset submissions
• Support global sales team at client/agency meetings 
• Ability to interface with multiple WTA departments (i.e. marketing, communications, digital, etc.) and effectively provide integrated solutions for potential and existing sponsors
• Work with the Partnerships team managers to enhance current partnership activation and programs, identify new net revenue opportunities, and provide additional value for the partnerships 
• Assist in the partner renewal process by understanding current sponsor business objectives and KPIs to generate maximum ROI, ROO and results
• Work with creative services to appropriately present creative ideas and concepts to management, players, tournaments and potential partners
• Identify current trends in the industry and incorporate these ideas and concepts into new and existing partnership proposals

Desired skills and background:
• Bachelor's degree in sports management, business administration or related field.
• A minimum of 5 - 7 years previous experience in sales, sponsorship, brand marketing, account management or advertising
• Experience in partnership development or marketing in sports/entertainment is preferred
• Excellent communication skills (written & presentation) 
• Creative and innovative thinker 
• Strong analytical skills
• Ability to work as part of a team yet self-motivated and can work independently
• Must be outstanding in ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands and priorities
• High level of professionalism
• Must be willing to travel up to 25% to domestic and international destinations
• Strong experience in MS Office Suite 
• Experience with creative software is a plus 
• Uphold WTA Core Values: Be Progressive, Collaborative, Passionate, and show Integrity. These core values set the tone in everything we do, help us succeed on and off the court, make a difference in the community and create a premier, compelling global sport entertainment experience. It is important that the person in the position commits themselves to these core values so that we can constantly move forward in the same direction - Together.

Preferred
• MBA or Masters equivalent
• Experience with international/global brands 
• Knowledge of and passion for women's tennis

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. In one paragraph describe why you applied for this role & why you want to work at the WTA?

2. Based on the job description where do you believe your strengths would be best leveraged?

3. How would you rate your communication skills?

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Internships: Any Internship
Sports, Science, & Medicine Internship (Fall Semester) - WTA Tour (St. Petersburg, FL)

Position Summary
Position is a paid internship with tentative dates of September 2017 through December 2017 (Fall Semester). The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to observe and participate in all aspects of the Sports, Science and Medicine within a worldwide professional sports organization. Duties include but are not limited to:

• Medical data entry into Sutton Electronic (ARMS) documentation system
• Medical data review for research purposes/ collection
• Review, scan and organize R&D articles (journal articles, research papers, etc.)
• Assist with tournament supply coordination
• Assist with various projects, including but not limited to programs in exercise, nutrition, physicals, athlete care, orthotics and equipment
• Assist with research and presentation materials
• Assist in production of player education materials

Minimum Qualifications
• Obtaining or recently obtained degrees in Statistics, Health Information Systems, Analytics, Athletic Training, Physical Therapy, Medical Documentation preferred
• Athletic training background preferred, but not required
• Medical documentation background preferred, but not required
• Computer literate with electronic documentation skills
• Experience with tennis and/ or "individual" skills
• Interest to increase medical documentation skills
• Strong computer skills
• Good academic standing
• Ability to multi-task

Application Requirements
• Cover Letter (please include dates of availability)
• Resume
• Two References Listed on Resume (faculty members or job supervisors) 

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