Marketing Associate

MISSION

To trailblaze a future of professional sports that is player-led and fan-focused.

VALUES

1. Stay grounded
2. Think critically
3. Encourage creativity
4. Persevere through the noise
5. Operate like an owner
6. Be Helpful

Role: Marketing Associate
Location: Los Angeles HQ
Job Type: Full-time Hourly
Start Date: Immediate
 
Position and Responsibilities Overview:
The PLL is seeking an ambitious, budding marketing professional to support the growth and execution of the PLL’s marketing strategy. Marketing Associate will behave as the “arms and legs” of the PLL’s marketing team – executing across a wide range of channels and tasks. A primary focus of the role will be managing and placing PLL’s digital marketing budget for ticket sales, tune-in, merchandise, PLL Academy, and other PLL commercial verticals. Ideal candidates will have some experience placing spend on Facebook and Instagram, with an additional preference for AdWords / Google. The associate will also be asked to spearhead general marketing initiatives, such as paid digital (web), editorial, local marketing (in-stadium, out-of-home, direct mail, ambassador). Ideal candidates will be highly-coachable, motivated, organized, and hardworking.  
 
Qualifications:
  • 1+ years of marketing experience
  • Must be a self-starter with a high-motor and ability to learn quickly + self-teach
  • Familiarity with digital marketing mediums with an emphasis on paid digital marketing
  • Proficient with placing spend on Facebook / Instagram
  • A data-driven individual who can analyze information to identify new opportunities
  • Strong organizational capabilities with the ability to balance multiple projects at once
  • Self-starter with strong interpersonal and team-based skills
  • Hard worker who is a “doer” first; must be ready to roll sleeves up
  • Strong writing and copywriting skills are a plus
  • Highly-motivated and eager to make an impact on the organization

Premier Lacrosse League is an equal opportunity employer. Premier Lacrosse League is committed to the principles of equal employment. We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other employment laws and regulations. It is our intent to maintain a work environment that is free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation because of age, race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and/or related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws. The Company is dedicated to the fulfillment of this policy in regard to all aspects of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, placement, transfer, training, promotion, rates of pay, and other compensation, termination, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.

ABOUT THE PLL

The Premier Lacrosse League (2020 SBJ Sports Breakthrough of the Year) is a North American outdoor professional lacrosse league featuring the world’s 200 best players. Co-founded by lacrosse superstar Paul Rabil and his brother, serial entrepreneur, and investor, Mike Rabil, the Premier Lacrosse League is backed by an investment group composed of Joe Tsai Sports, Brett Jefferson Holdings, The Raine Group, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), and other leading sports and media executives, entrepreneurs, and investors. The PLL season is distributed through an exclusive media-rights agreement with NBC Sports Group. The league has partnered with blue chips brands through its first two years of play, such as Ticketmaster, Gatorade, and Progressive. For more information, visit www.premierlacrosseleague.com and follow on social media:

Instagram: @PLL

Twitter: @PremierLacrosse

Facebook: @PremierLacrosseLeague

Youtube: YouTube.com/PLL