Game Day Announcer ( High School / Youth )

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A co-ed, not for profit, independent, private school est. in 1938. Today, more than 1300 students, PK3-12, from 40+ countries fuel a dynamic learning community

JOB SUMMARY:

The game day announcer will provide play-by-play feedback for Miami Country Day Athletics programs.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Ability to speak clearly and confidently.
  • Arrive 30 mins prior to start of the shift.
  • Ability to read prepared scripts.
  • Communicates with athletics staff, home bookkeeper, officials, and opposing coaches.
  • Knowledgeable of different sports and must know basic rules and regulations.
  • Interprets officials calls and communicate back to the audience (fouls, timeouts, etc.).
  • Ability to operate scoreboard for each sport.
  • Ensures rosters are accurate prior to the start of each event.
  • Presents starting lineups for both teams; first and last names, as well as players numbers.
  • Memorizes names of and numbers of players.
  • Ability to display professional demeanor.
  • Ability to remain neutral and never incite emotions from fans in attendance.
  • Multitasks by operating clock, maintaining accurate score, fouls, play designated music when there is no action and read scripted announcements at appropriate time.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

  • Works in a stressful environment dealing with a wide variety of challenges, deadlines, and a divers array of contacts.
  • Ability to lift up to 75lbs.
  • Excellent verbal skills.
  • Works in varied and extreme conditions, including extreme heat.
  • Broadcasting experience preferred

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