Job Posting - Game Night Mascot Assistant (part-time)

The Oklahoma City Thunder is currently seeking qualified individuals for the part-time position of Game Night Mascot Assistant. The Mascot Assistant will provide support in all aspects of NBA Game Entertainment for the Oklahoma City Thunder home games. This position also offers experience in a professional workplace and is an ideal training environment for the professional sports industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Assist with the coordination of internal and external appearances for the Oklahoma City Thunder Entertainment Teams and the team mascot, Rumble the Bison
• Assist in making in-seat visits during Thunder home games
• Assist in planning, coordinating and implementing all game presentation elements
• Assist in working with team sponsors to coordinate elements in the marketplace and in-arena promotional activity on behalf of the organization
• Assist in the execution of contests and promotions performed at Thunder Alley, on the concourse, during the designated timeouts/quarter breaks, along with skits for the team mascot, Rumble the Bison
• Assist with special events including but not limited to season ticket holder functions, the All-Star balloting campaign, grassroots marketing events, and play-off activities
• Assist with the development and fulfillment of in-game entertainment elements
• Assist with the random selection of participants for on-court contests and promotions
• Prepare all props, prizes and additional items used for Game Presentation purposes each game
• Maintain good attendance and punctuality
• Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements:
• Ability to simultaneously handle numerous tasks
• Perform under tight time schedules
• Must have a valid driver’s license
• Must have reliable transportation
• Efficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
• Ability to lift 50 lbs and stand/walk for up to 10 hours at a time
• Superior attention to detail
• Strong communication skills and customer service orientation
• Desire to work in the area of professional sports is preferred

This is a part-time position reporting to the Mascot Manager.

Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter detailing interest to:

Human Resources
Oklahoma City Thunder
211 N. Robinson Ave, Suite 300
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Fax: (405) 208-4777

E-mail: employment@thunder-nba.com
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