Event Observer
MLS - New York, NY

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This position, in sport management, is for an individual with a background in live event management and/or game production experience, who is available on game days to provide detailed reports on MLS matches to the league office. We have openings in the following locations:
San Jose
Los Angeles
New York

Reports To
Manager, Operations

Employees Managing Directly

Primary Responsibilities
  • Be available for training during preseason via conference calls and emails
  • Be available for one on one phone calls two (2) times during the season
  • Attend designated MLS regular season home games as an impartial observer
  • Able to take precise notes and complete a detailed report for each of the designated regular season home games
  • Submit reports to The League Office and be available to dsicuss findings if needed
  • Arrive two (2) hours before each kick-off and depart no later than thirty (30) minutes following the conclusion of the game
  • Respond in a timely manner to emails distributed by Major League Soccer or designated Club
  • Adhere to all guidelines regarding restricted access to players, locker room areas, and seeking autographs or photographs
  • Live event management and/or game production experience
  • Soccer background is strongly preferred
  • Ability to work in adverse conditions (rain, snow, heat) and stand for an extended period of time (4-5 hours)
  • Strong written communication skills
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Word, Outlook
  • Own a mobile phone capable of receiving text messages and email
  • Adhere to sponsor-friendly, business casual dress code
To Apply
Please forward resume and cover letter to brent.delgado@mlssoccer.com .

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