Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colo., the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is a non-profit, 501 (c)(3) organization in its 34th year of promoting the game of baseball, raising money for local charities and serving the unique needs of former players.
Position: Marketing Assistant
Reports to: Director of Membership and Director of Communications
Job Type: Full Time, Entry Level
Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision
Travel: Not required
Location: Colorado Springs, Colo.
About the Position: The MLBPAA seeks a creative Marketing Assistant for its Membership and Development Departments, in conjunction with the Communications Department. This individual is expected to develop and execute programs to successfully aid both departments in recruitment, retention and fundraising efforts. A successful candidate is expected to work independently to create high-quality community outreach and fundraising programs and evaluate the effectiveness of existing programs. This position reports directly to the Director of Membership and Director of Communications.
o Conceive, develop and produce an annual solicitation campaign to grow the donor and member base (including copywriting and vision for artistic visual components)
o Write, develop and manage a clear, consistent and persuasive message during renewal periods to increase retention
o Create a cohesive look for all membership and development resources (annual package materials, management of $50K inventory, etc.)
o Write creative and innovative content and marketing campaigns designed to excite potential donors and members to support the Alumni Association
To apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Position: Inventory and Purchasing Staff
Reports to: Controller
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: To be determined (benefits after 90 days)
Location: Colorado Springs, Colo.
Description: The Inventory and Purchasing Staff role is an entry-level position. This person will play an important role by managing all purchase orders for the acquisition of product and all inventory management.
Major League Alumni Marketing, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Qualifications and Preferred Skills:
To apply: Submit a cover letter and resume to Tracey Lucero-Corsi by Thursday, Jan. 25.
Major League Alumni Marketing
Major League Alumni Marketing is looking for a motivated individual who is looking to gain real-world experience in a fast-paced sports environment. Learning potential is endless in these positions, and interns get out of the experience what they put into it. While primarily intended as an educational experience, these internships are unpaid but will be compensated for travel.
Spring Interview: End of December or beginning of January
Spring Start Date: Jan. 16, 2017 (can discuss)
Spring End Date: Apr. 21, 2017
Summer Interview: End of April or beginning of May
Summer Start Date: May 15, 2017 (can discuss)
Summer End Date: Sept. 16, 2017
To apply: Please send resumes to Amy@mlbpaa.com
The MLBPAA is currently seeking interns to spend a quarter/semester in an experience-driven environment. Growing with the MLBPAA, the internship program provides a well-rounded experience by exposing participants to all facets of the organization, including but not limited to the following: day-to-day business operations, sales/marketing, event management, fundraising/development, public/media relations, budgeting, membership development, memorabilia sales and technology.
Interns will learn through hands-on experiences working with the MLBPAA's Swing with the Legends charity golf series, the Legends for Youth baseball clinic series, Legends Games, the membership and fundraising departments and Major League Alumni Marketing. The Alumni Association's internship program provides ample opportunities for its interns to gain experience and/or college credit in the sports industry, including opportunities to manage MLBPAA events.
The ideal candidate will:
To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to Geoff Hixson at firstname.lastname@example.org.