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Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with the Mississippi RiverKings. See below for full-time, part-time and internship availability.

Full-Time Employment


Director of Sales
The Mississippi RiverKings seek a full-time Director of Sales. The RiverKings, the longest running sports franchise in the Mid-South, celebrate their 25th season of play in October.

Position Title:
Director of Sales

Reports to:
Direct: Director of Business Operations

Qualifications:
An ideal candidate will (be):
- Have 4-6 years of experience in sales (sport sales experience not required, but preferred)
- Internally motivated and driven
- Have strong oral and written communication skills
- Detail-oriented and organized

Responsibilities will include: 
- Generate revenue through cold-calling, face-to-face appointments, prospecting and networking
- Meet or exceed weekly and monthly sales goals for season, group and mini-plan ticket packages
- Provide superior customer service to clients - existing, prospecting and single-game customers
- Assist in the training of sales interns
- Develop new inventory and assist in community marketing efforts
- Present at every RiverKings home game
- Attend team and community events
- Uphold the RiverKings brand in the Mid-South community
- Additional assignments as directed by supervisor

Compensation
This is a full-time, paid position. The RiverKings offer a comprehensive bonus, commission and benefits package.

To apply, interested applicants should send resumes to David Schmoll, Director of Business Operations, at david@riverkings.com.

Posting Date: April 25, 2016
Closing Date: Open until filled


Account Executive
The Mississippi RiverKings seek a full-time Account Executive. The RiverKings, the longest running sports franchise in the Mid-South, celebrate their 25th season of play in October.

Position Title:
Account Executive

Reports to:
Direct: Director of Business Operations

Qualifications:
An ideal candidate will (be):
- Have 1-2 years of experience in sales (sport sales experience not required)
- Internally motivated and driven
- Have strong oral and written communication skills
- Detail-oriented and organized

Responsibilities will include: 
- Generate revenue through cold-calling, face-to-face appointments, prospecting and networking
- Meet or exceed weekly and monthly sales goals for season, group and mini-plan ticket packages
- Provide superior customer service to clients - existing, prospecting and single-game customers
- Present at every RiverKings home game
- Attend team and community events
- Uphold the RiverKings brand in the Mid-South community
- Additional assignments as directed by supervisor

Compensation
This is a full-time, paid position. The RiverKings offer a comprehensive bonus, commission and benefits package.

To apply, interested applicants should send resumes to David Schmoll, Director of Business Operations, at david@riverkings.com.

Posting Date: April 25, 2016
Closing Date: Open until filled


Part-Time Employment

We are currently not filling any part-time positions. Please check back frequently for up-to-date openings and information. To submit your resume for future consideration, please send your resume and cover letter to David Schmoll, Director of Business Operations, at david@riverkings.com


Game Day Volunteers

We are always looking for game-day volunteers to assist with game operations and other in-game activities. To be considered for a future position, please email david@riverkings.com. Below are our current needs.

Promo Team

The Mississippi RiverKings seek part-time, unpaid Promo Team Members for the 2015-16 season. The RiverKings, the longest running sports franchise in the Mid-South, celebrate their 24th season of play in October.

Position Title:
Promo Team Member

Qualifications:
An ideal candidate will (be):
- Able to work in a group setting
- Have an outgoing personality and not afraid of large crowds
- Able to attend most home games

Responsibilities will include:
- Interact with the crowd
- Throw out t-shirts, other items
- Facilitate on-ice promotions
- (Skating is a plus but not a requirement)

Compensation:
This is a volunteer position.

Interested applicants should contact: Bradley Field, Game Operations Coordinator – bradley@riverkings.com


Off-Ice Officials

The Mississippi RiverKings seek part-time, unpaid Off-Ice Officials for the 2015-16 season. The RiverKings, the longest running sports franchise in the Mid-South, celebrate their 24th season of play in October.

Position Title:
Off-Ice Official

Qualifications:
An ideal candidate will (be):
- Able to work in a group setting
- Have general knowledge of hockey statistics
- Able to attend most home games

Responsibilities will include:
- Working the penalty boxes during games
- Goal judge
- Counting shots
- Keeping track of goals and assists

Compensation:
This is a volunteer position.

Interested applicants should contact: David Schmoll, Director of Business Operations – david@riverkings.com

Next Game

Pensacola wins Semi-Finals 2-0

Game 1: PEN 4, MRK 1

Game 2: PEN 6, MRK 5 (2OT)


RiverKings

Thanks for a GREAT Season!

Schedule

Standings

TEAM GP W L OT PT GF GA
z PEO Peoria 56 39 12 5 83 196 125
x PEN Pensacola 56 31 20 5 67 175 157
x MRK RiverKings 56 28 18 10 66 151 161
x FAY Fayetteville 56 30 21 5 65 167 145
x KNX Knoxville 56 29 21 6 64 163 165
x LOU Louisiana 56 26 26 4 56 151 162
x HUN Huntsville 56 26 26 4 56 151 158
x MAC Macon 56 24 27 5 53 138 157
COL Columbus 56 19 29 8 46 124 186
FULL STANDINGS

Updated: April 9, 2016

x - Clinched Playoff Berth
z - Clinched Regular Season Title