Major League Soccer

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14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Director of Digital Publishing & Operations will provide operational expertise and on-platform support for MLS owned digital platforms. This role will lead on-platform content publishing, site/app marketing updates, content troubleshooting, and be a supportive resource for production and owned platform operations.   Serving as a link between the Digital Marketing and Technology teams, this individual will support campaign management and be on the front line of site and app operations while partnering to understand and serve digital product roadmaps.   The person in this role is passionate about the MLS brand and product, curious, thoughtful and understands the importance of process, deadlines, and accountability. This individual should have technical proficiency and the ability to recommend strategic initiatives for audience growth. Responsibilities Be the primary resource for MLS owned platform content publishing,...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer TX, USA
Overview Contract Length: Seasonal with the eligibility for renewal (7 - 11 months) Work Location: Arlington, TX Responsibilities Communication with Venue Medical Director (VMD) regarding potential head injuries. Assisting in the concussion protocol process by providing additional information to Club medical staff through written communication and clipped videos. Be available for a minimum of 40 matches per season. Alert supervisor of any potential injury that requires medical attention. Fill out post-match form for each clipped video/incident or match if no clips were needed. Recognize visual signs of potential head injuries as outlined by MLS. Ability to work nights and weekends based on game day schedules.             Qualifications Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree or master’s degree from an accredited...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Senior Manager Paid Media will lead strategy and buying around key areas of the MLS business. Operating as an in-house media strategist and buyer, this position will oversee the spending to support League Marketing efforts and offer strategic counsel for Clubs as needed.   The position will suit an out of the box problem solver who is fascinated by the changing nature of the space and how brands connect with audiences and will be a highly motivated and entrepreneurial individual who is comfortable working across various initiatives to deliver against fan growth goals. Responsibilities Lead paid media strategy across multiple channels, with primary focus on digital and social media channels. Develop paid plans, help with execution, and manage buys against always-on initiatives and key League Marketing pillars. This includes but is not limited to creative, message, audience targeting and segmentation, flights and budgets. Manage media...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Senior Director, Match Production is responsible for the creative development and production of soccer matches. They are accountable for content quality, budget performance, and market share for several assigned competitions, including MLS and MLS Next Pro. This role is primarily assigned to matches, with various other assignments in the off-season. Responsibilities Plans and coordinates the comprehensive range of remote production activities involving a diverse team of full-time, temporary staff and vendors, including Coordinating Producers, Producers and other professionals responsible for match development and production. Innovates new concepts and enhances the current lineup and continuity of soccer matches. Oversees Producers, Directors, Associate Producers, Content Associates, and Production Assistants in all facets of match production. Suggests the design and implementation of graphics and animations. Monitors...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview This position will primarily support the League’s data privacy compliance and business ventures initiatives, and work closely with the data strategy and IT departments within Major League Soccer, Soccer United Marketing and their related properties. Responsibilities Draft, review and negotiate a wide range of IT and privacy-related agreements, including professional services agreements, SaaS agreements, data protection addendums, and cloud agreements, as well as data, content, and software license agreements. Provide strategic legal advice to business teams regarding data collection and processing and privacy compliance. Providing strategic and practical advice on business initiatives that have data privacy and data protection implications. Conduct privacy impact assessments (as needed) and compliance monitoring of current data processes, procedures and frameworks; assess and implement solutions to new and...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview MLS is seeking a Director who will lead business operations and strategic project management for the MLS Media Team, focusing on live match and content production and acting as the day-to-day contact for Apple for production matters. Responsibilities Collaborate with the Apple Partnerships team and serve as the day-to-day contact for Apple for production related matters. Cross-functional project management/leadership of media, content, and production initiatives that impact the MLS Media Team and the broader organization, both short term and long-term planning projects. Strategically analyze current operations and identify and execute operational efficiencies across the MLS Media team (e.g., processes and procedures to achieve improved business practices). Negotiate vendor agreements, working closely with MLS Media department leads to identify vendor synergies. Support creation of presentation materials for Executive...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview MLS NEXT provides the best player development experience in North America. Founded on a collaborative approach to governance and a dedication to innovation, MLS NEXT provides players access to the highest levels of competition and training to prepare them for their futures, both in soccer and in life. The Senior Coordinator will be accountable to the performance and development of MLS NEXT. This role will own the performance evaluation process, development of competition structure, and assist with various aspects of MLS NEXT programs, including governance, technology, comprehensive player development programming, athlete management system development, and operations. Responsibilities Assist with MLS NEXT club and member registration Partner with the MLS NEXT team in administrative execution of national events and MLS NEXT competitions including scheduling, discipline, game data, and referees Contribute to the implementation of new MLS NEXT...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Jr. Graphic Designer/Motion Arist will sit within MLS Creative Services. The Creative department is an in-house team – part of the Brand & Integrated Marketing Department – that services all internal constituents of the League, including Clubs and Soccer United Marketing, the commercial and operational subsidiary representing other non-MLS soccer-related properties.   The Jr. Designer is responsible for conceptualization and design of solutions from ideation to completion. They will need strong communication and management skills and understanding of layout, typography and color theory. Some projects require producing animations and motion graphics in After Effects and HTML 5. Other projects are for static digital assets such as web banners, social graphics and video slates, while other projects are print-based and require knowledge of print design and production. The position requires working with both internal and external...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Vice President, Consumer Products – Gaming, Collectibles and Emerging Technology will build a new team to lead the strategic product development, marketing, and community management of MLS Centralized NFT marketplace and manage the existing team responsible for MLS gaming and collectibles partnerships. Responsibilities Primary Responsibilities Marketplace Partner Relationship Management Product Strategy & Economy Design Club Activation and Enablement NFT/Partner Community Management Product Strategy & Economy Design Lead the product development, business strategy, and community management of MLS gaming, collectibles and other emerging consumer products marketplace serving as a thought leader, coach, mentor, and advocate for a high performing team. Partner with Emerging Ventures, Digital Marketing and Technology teams at MLS to integrate consumer product strategy into MLS’...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Sr. Coordinator, Social Media is responsible for helping position Major League Soccer as the most engaging and innovative sports brand in social media. This position will produce content with MLS photo, video, and editorial teams, and decide how to distribute on @MLS social media channels to help achieve our objectives.. As a key player in helping grow the MLS fan base — from the MLS club level to the league level — and supporting all elements of the MLS ecosystem, including our partnership with Apple TV, the Sr. Coordinator will help manage the process in which we create and publish content during the week and on matchdays. Responsibilities Plan, create and post content for MLS social media platforms, with an emphasis on TikTok, on weekdays, evenings and weekends (game, big event, and desk coverage required). Collaborate on the content calendar and day-to-day publishing of social content in MLS tone &...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Senior Manager, Partnership Marketing for Major League Soccer/Soccer United Marketing is responsible for managing the day-to-day execution of all activities within assigned Partner Accounts.  As the key account person, the Senior Manager is responsible for delivering the highest level of client service while at the same time acting as an MLS/SUM consultant to ensure that programs are created and implemented across the enterprise. The assigned accounts will focus on CONCACAF properties with exposure to MLS, the Mexican National Team and Leagues Cup. The Senior Manager will develop potential sponsorship opportunities as well as increase activation with current partners. Responsibilities Exhibit partnership management skills with all day to day responsibilities: relationship building, project management and solutions driven Work closely with partnership marketing counterparts at CONCACAF as well and be an internal advocate...
14 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The MLS Consumer Products department is seeking a Manager, On-Field Licensing.   The MLS Consumer Products team is responsible for the licensing business, e-commerce, and retailer relationships, supporting on-field equipment needs for MLS clubs.   The Manager will collaborate closely with the Senior Director, On-Field Licensing in a highly visible role to help MLS achieve meaningful revenue upside from our On-Field licensee partnerships. They will work on jersey product design, marketing, and sales planning with clubs, while managing on-field product authentication, League-wide ordering and ensuring clubs fulfill their contractual commitments. As part of these responsibilities, the Manager will be responsible for developing cross-functional relationships, by supporting the Senior Director and suggesting ways to evolve and elevate all procedures and processes.   The ideal candidate is organized, confident, detail oriented and...
09 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Senior Coordinator, Match Day Operations is responsible for performing duties related to Major League Soccer (MLS) and Soccer United Marketing (SUM) Operations for Major League Soccer regular season, playoffs and marquee events. Responsibilities Serve as operational Account Manager to assigned MLS Clubs to deliver a unique sporting environment, working closely with clubs to influence positive change while balancing policies. Assume a key role in the planning and execution of MLS/SUM events (including but not limited to MLS All-Star, MLS Cup, Mexico National Team Friendlies, Leagues Cup, Campeones Cup, and other tournaments). Evaluate and Manage Operational platforms for data collection, analysis, and distribution. Update and maintain operational policy and best practice documents. Attend venue site visits as part of Account Manager duties, Expansion Club stadium builds, and/or event planning and present findings to the...
09 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview Major League Soccer is seeking a Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) to lead all aspects of its enterprise information security strategy. The CISO will manage and develop strategies that protect our physical and digital information assets, application and product portfolios, along with our infrastructure and computing environments. This role will collaborate with other leaders in the organization, including Technology, Legal and Finance to define standards, governance and the overall Information security and risk management posture for the enterprise.    Responsibilities for this role include defining and implementing security policies and frameworks, leading security incident response, guiding the information security team, ensuring the privacy and security of consumer data, and establishing compliance with relevant legislation such as PCI, GDPR, and CCRA. They will also be involved in the selection of 3rd party security vendors,...
09 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview Major League Soccer is seeking a strong, entrepreneurial leader to oversee our owned digital products to execute our mission and drive revenue and Fan growth across the League. You have a relentless drive and passion to create groundbreaking products and create exponential success as part of a high performing product team. Our ideal candidate has a fascination with opportunities at the intersection between Fan experience, human emotion, technology, innovation, and emerging trends.   Working cross-functionally with our business, strategy, content, and marketing teams, this role will bring cohesion to the end-to-end Fan experience through digital product strategy, identifying growth opportunities and creating measurable value for our Fans and our League through three core principles: a) Fan data acquisition, b) product innovation, and c) personalization.   The ideal candidate promotes a culture anchored in research, data, and...
09 Apr, 2024
Full time
Major League Soccer New York, NY, USA
Overview The Staff Accountant maintains financial reports, records, and general ledgers. This position is responsible for preparing accounting activities related to the Soccer United Marketing Digital Media financials, specifically focusing on Content and Distribution Revenue, media production and data technology expenses. In addition, this person would assist with reporting and additional accounting support for the finance department. Responsibilities Assist in month end close and preparation of financial statements Manage balance sheet reconciliations and account analyses Process monthly journal entries and accruals Review trial balances monthly to verify proper coding of expenses Project-based settlement accounting and management Assist in department budget management, preparation, and projection process Assist in year-end audit Research variances to budget Review and process monthly corporate card statement Work...