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2009 NBA All-Star Jam Session – Job Opportunities

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

NBA All-Star Jam Session presented by adidas provides fans the once in a lifetime experience of participating in NBA All-Star excitement, where the chance to meet & collect FREE autographs from NBA Players & Legends is just the beginning. Jam Session is coming to Phoenix, February 11 - 16, 2009 at the Phoenix Convention Center.

We are looking for 10 enthusiastic Talent Escorts to assist us at Jam Session with escorting talent/guests to and from assigned areas/scheduled appearances.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Escort talent/guests to and from Credential Desk and Green Room; escort additional guests to Center Court
  • Maintain communication with Attraction Managers. Keep them informed as to when a talent is being escorted to their area.
  • Assist with Center Court set-up for celebrity activities (i.e., towels, participant seating/benches, prize distribution) and clear court at conclusion
  • Assist Talent Production Office Coordinator with office functions upon request
  • Escort talent to and from Green Room to scheduled appearances
  • Escort sponsors/VIPs to sponsor hospitality functions
  • Assist with Center Court seating for talent’s guests

    Requirements:

  • Previous talent escort experience or experience working in the entertainment industry very helpful
  • Excellent customer service and communications skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Event experience very helpful

    If you think you have what it takes to work on this big league event, send a resume outlining your education, goals, job and related experiences. Please include three references. Submissions must be received by December 16, 2008. No phone calls, please.

    Send resumes and cover letters to:
    jduncan@nba.com
    Joanne Duncan
    NBA Human Resources Department