PA Announcer – Professional Lacrosse

Website RocKnighthawks Rochester Knighthawks

NLL

Summary

To be an informative voice for the Rochester Knighthawks during all home games contributing toward a unique and entertaining experience for fans.  This is a part-time seasonal role.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Communicate all announcements, including starting line ups, in-game updates, sponsor messaging, presentations and other announcements as set forth in the game-by-game script
  • Be attentive to pronunciation of player’s names, as well as the rules and flow of lacrosse
  • Attend scheduled non-game day and offseason events as one of the voices of the Rochester Knighthawks; this includes potential community and sponsored events
  • Promote a positive fan experience and work as part of a creative team

Qualifications:

  • Strong vocal talent with a unique and definitive personality
  • Excellent knowledge of Lacrosse, including rules, positions, customs, rosters, and other game related statistics
  • Ability to multi-task and make timely adjustments in a stressful environment
  • Comfortable announcing to large crowds of all ages
  • Comfortable announcing complex names from a variety of ethnic backgrounds
  • Ability to attend all home game events, arriving several hours before, and attending appropriate pre-game meetings
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working as an announcer in professional or major collegiate sports
  • Able to work non-traditional hours, in non-traditional settings, within a team atmosphere

Submission Requirements:

Submissions must include resume and a performance reel (no longer than 3 minutes in length). Videos are mandatory with application submission. Video submissions should include candidates’ ability to communicate in-game updates following the play of a game. The recommended format for the video submissions is an unlisted YouTube or Vimeo link.

Audition Date
Invitations will be sent to potential candidates that are invited to attend an in-arena audition.

To apply for this job please visit www.teamworkonline.com.