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Shield Team Member

Mission

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

Core Values

Stay Grounded

Think Critically

Encourage Creativity

Persevere through the noise

Operate like an owner

Be Helpful

About:
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) is a men’s professional lacrosse league in North America, composed of 8 teams with the best players in the world. 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 The Chernin Group (TCG), Joe Tsai Sports, Brett Jefferson Holdings, The Raine Group, WWE, 35 Ventures, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), and other top investors in sports and media. For more information, visit www.premierlacrosseleague.com and follow on social media: Instagram (@PLL), Twitter (@PremierLacrosse), Facebook (@PremierLacrosseLeague) and YouTube (YouTube.com/PLL).

Company Values:
  1. Stay grounded
  2. Think critically
  3. Encourage creativity
  4. Persevere through the noise
  5. Operate like an owner
  6. Be helpful
Position Overview:
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) is seeking developing young professionals and college students to bolster the leagues grassroots marketing efforts.  These individuals will form a collective group of geo-based team members dubbed “Shield Team”.  Shield Team members will be responsible for staffing and executing grassroots activations within PLL markets.  Qualified candidates should be genuinely passionate and energized about getting involved in the fast-paced world of sports entertainment – specifically professional lacrosse.  Candidates need to be energetic, self motivated, and organized individuals that want to represent the League in a positive way through consistent interactions with new and existing fans.  Don’t miss your opportunity to help trailblaze the future of professional sports.
 
Qualifications:
Required
  • Must live in or near a PLL market city (see position location)
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Must be available to work at least 2 weekends per month
  • Must be available to travel at least 2-4 weekends within the Feb-Oct timeframe
  • High social IQ and developed interpersonal skills
  • Ability to approach and confidently speak with strangers
  • Energetic and passionate about sports entertainment
  • Adaptable mindset with the ability to problem solve
  • Access to a vehicle or convenient transportation
  • Space to accommodate on-hand inventory required for activations
  • Physically capable of lifting 50 lbs
  • Able to be on their feet for long periods of time
Preferred
  • Experience in sports marketing and/or coverage of sporting events
  • College Junior or Senior-level education in marketing/sports related field
  • Knowledgeable of the PLL brand
Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Identify and cover events within local markets, including:
  • In-season PLL games (2023 Season and Championship Series)
  • PLL Youth and Adult Lacrosse Partners
  • PLL bar and restaurant partners/affiliates
  • PLL-sponsored events
  • Local sporting events (amateur and professional)
  • Conventions and Expos
  • Fundraisers/Charitable Events
  • Assist with identifying and planning grassroots marketing opportunities
  • Collaborate and plan activations with other team members located in other PLL markets
  • Manage and house PLL inventory
  • Attend and participate in bi-weekly meetings
  • Track and report data/KPI’s
We require Covid-19 vaccination. We will consider reasonable accommodations only for valid and documented medical reasons or sincerely held religious beliefs. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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