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Search Committee formed for Director of Public Relations

11/07/2017 10:50 AM

Article By: CCBL Public Relations Office


The Cape Cod Baseball League (CCBL), the premier college summer league in the United States, is searching for a Public Relations Director. This person, whether an individual practitioner or part of a communications firm, will be retained as an independent contractor in his/her relationship to the CCBL.  The position will report directly to the CCBL President.

The applicants should have:

1.    A working knowledge of the CCBL and the ten franchises

2.    Minimum of five years of professional public relations experience

3.    Some managerial experience Responsibilities will include:
1.    Formulating an ongoing communications program/plan

2.    Being the primary/first contact for all media communications for the CCBL

3.    Working with CCBL official photographer.

4.    Working with the CCBL Director of Broadcasting

5.    Daily interaction with local, regional and national media
a.    Creating a media contact list
b.    Establish relationships with key media covering the CCBL

6.    Formulating a media outreach program to include:
a.    Producing press releases
b.    Producing media outreach material
c.    Disseminating media outreach material
d.    Publicizing CCBL activities

7.    Establish a relationship with the 10 franchises, specifically with the franchise presidents and the people responsible for communications

8.    Must attend CCBL Executive Committee, Board of Director and Marketing Committee meetings

Compensation commensurate with experience

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please email your resume and references to:

Thomas P Gay, Chair CCBL Search Committee at:  [email protected]