Now Hiring: Phoenix Suns/Mercury Street Team

Posted: Oct. 19, 2012

This is a part-time seasonal position within the Phoenix Suns Marketing Department. Members of the Street Team will be fun, energetic, enthusiastic and committed to promoting the Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Work both on and off-site events (i.e. home games, special events, sports tournaments, partner appearances, festivals, etc.) in an effort to promote the Phoenix Suns / Mercury
  • Responsible for installation set-up, operation and teardown of all interactive elements and the Phoenix Suns / Mercury Mobile Marketing vehicle at scheduled events
  • Responsible for all operational needs and activation of the following elements while at events representing the Phoenix Suns / Mercury - handout premium items, facilitate on-site promotions, interact with fans and communicate general information
  • Make sure vehicles are fully stocked with necessary items for each event and ensure vehicles are kept clean at all times
  • Assist with organization and maintenance of the mobile unit
  • Assist Marketing Department in researching new events for appearances
  • Responsible for fan engagement and data cultivation at each event
  • Responsible for completing post-event wrap-up forms after every event
  • Assist with other tasks on an as-needed basis

Required skills/qualifications:

  • Passionate about the Phoenix Suns / Mercury, the game of basketball and sports in general
  • Organized with the ability to multi-task and problem solve in a fast paced work environment
  • Hard working, detail oriented and results driven
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to be a team player and enjoy working in a team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Customer-service oriented
  • Previous marketing/promotional/event/street team experience preferred
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Possess a valid Arizona driver’s license, automobile liability insurance and a good driving record
  • Flexible schedule – Must be able to work some home games, nights/weekends and holidays as required
  • Requires prolonged standing; ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds
  • Must be able to work in outdoor conditions
  • Bilingual speakers preferred but not required

Candidates must be available to work home game nights and various events promoting the Suns/Mercury brand. The opportunity is expected to last up to one year.

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The Phoenix Suns are an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V