On-field Public Address Announcer / MC ( USL W League )

Website WLeagueRVA W League Richmond

USL W League

The W League Richmond, an independent USL W League pre-professional women’s team
located in Richmond, VA, is looking for an enthusiastic, energetic individual to be the On-field Announcer/MC during all 2024 season home games. This person will be responsible for reading clearly and enthusiastically pre- and post-match announcements, promoting and conducting our halftime activities, and using their voice and personality to entertain and energize the crowds during designated times. This individual will also deliver announcements for W League Richmond special events as requested.
Duties:
  • Responsible for announcing all pre-, post-, and halftime events happening on the field
  • Reading clearly and enthusiastically from a pre-, post-, and halftime script produced by the W League Richmond staff
  • Motivate, excite, and energize fans during designated times through cheering, crowd prompts, and entertainment
Qualifications & Requirements:
Must possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities and be able to explain and demonstrate that he or she can perform the essential functions of the job:
  • Experience performing/announcing in front of a crowd and on camera
  • Outgoing, confident personality
  • Professional and articulate
  • Must have high energy, be enthusiastic, and display positivity around the W League Richmond brand
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish strongly desired, but not required
  • Ability to adapt to quickly changing match situations
  • Flexible schedule to allow commitment to all W League Richmond home games necessary during the 2024 season, including weekends, evenings, and some holidays to meet game/event needs
  • Must be able to withstand extreme weather conditions (rain, high temperatures/heat, etc.).
  • Must be able to perform work requiring extended periods of walking and standing
  • Additional duties, expectations, demands, etc. may be added or changed on an as-needed basis to meet organizational matchday needs.
This is a paid part-time, seasonal position, and we request that the on-field host be available for all home games.
The W League RVA is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Are you currently based in Richmond, VA?
  2. Have you been a public address announcer or MC for any sporting events or at a local venue?
  3. Please provide a link to samples of your announcing/hosting abilities.

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