La Ronge Ice Wolves (SJHL) seeking Director of Marketing, Communications & Broadcasting

LA RONGE, Sask.  The Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League’s La Ronge Ice Wolves are currently applications for the position of Director of Marketing, Communications & Broadcasting.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated person with goals to gain experience and move further in sports broadcasting or front-end management in a sports organization.

The La Ronge Ice Wolves organization has provided development for many players, coaches, and staff over the years and want to provide this chance for the right broadcasting/communications/marketing individual.

The position will perform the duties as listed below:

• Responsible for renewing sponsorships, and seeking new sponsorship revenue for the organization.

• Responsible for managing social media accounts for the team.

• Also responsible for creating new content which would help grow the team brand.

• Writing of game previews, recaps and trade news that could be posted on the website.

These articles could also be distributed to local and provincial news outlets.

• Responsible for the planning and execution of webcasts on Hockey TV for home games and an online audio stream of away games.

• Responsible for play-by-play broadcasts of the La Ronge Ice Wolves games, both at home and on the road, travelling with the team to road contests.

• Acting as master of ceremonies for team fundraising and social events such as the Sportsman’s Dinner and year-end banquet.

• Serve as primary contact for any media requests.

• Assist with game-day duties in the office.

This would include helping prepare the programs, assisting with volunteer coordination as required. It would also include selling tickets from the office on game day.

• Assist in planning and execution of any fundraising efforts.

• Creation of yearly marketing/communications plan.

Please submit a resume, cover letter, along with a play-by-play demo to:

Deadline for applications: 5 pm. May 31, 2024.