Overall Job Purpose:
The New Orleans Saints are looking for their next in-game Emcee (host). This highly visible, on-camera cast member will engage with 70,000 Saints fans during key moments of the game, including but not limited to, pre-game, timeouts and quarter breaks. Whether they are assisting with contests & promotions or interacting with ticketholders, their voice, personality and presence will need to effortlessly draw people in. Together with game day cast members such as the Saints Cheer Krewe, they’ll help deliver the #1 fan experience in the NFL. This seasonal, part-time position reports to the Director of Game Experience.
Serve as the on-camera emcee during New Orleans Saints home games
Work all scheduled home games as well as attend pre-game rehearsals, meetings and special events
Memorize all scripts and information in order to deliver a flawless performance
Conduct live hits from various locations in and around the Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Closely monitor the game flow and on-field action at all times
Be an engaging communicator who can interact with fans of all ages and abilities
Maintain a well-groomed appearance that aligns with the Saints brand
Must be 18+ years old at the time of application
Extensive experience working as on-camera talent
Prior experience working as a game host is a bonus
Strong, clear vocal ability that’s suitable for in-stadium
Must be able to memorize lengthy scripts and pronounce complex names
Must be able to perform with IFB talk back from producer
Experience with microphone systems
Comfort engaging with, and announcing to, large crowds
Knowledge of football preferred
Must be available to work every home game (pre-season, regular season and post-season) and attend all scheduled pre-game meetings & rehearsals
Must be adaptable and able to pivot as circumstances change
Video Demo Reel must be submitted along with resume in order to be considered
Applications must be submitted online. Please do not mail or email resumes to the Saints/Pelicans. All qualified candidates will be contacted by phone and/or by email. Please do not contact the Saints/Pelicans Human Resources or Hiring Manager to check the status of your application. When applying, please be sure your updated contact information is provided.
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