Public Address Announcer Search

Vanderbilt Athletics is seeking talented individuals to serve as the PA announcer for football, soccer and baseball beginning with the 2022-23 seasons.

These positions will contribute to the high-energy atmosphere and experience for Vanderbilt student-athletes, coaches and fans.

This search will best identify available talent for a wide range of opportunities in an effort to improve the overall fan experience at our sporting events.

Job Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Strong vocal talent
  • Enthusiasm, passion and strong knowledge of the sport 
  • Ability to multi-task in stressful environments
  • Comfortable announcing complex names
  • Receptive to feedback
  • Ability to react quickly and appropriately
  • Previous experience preferred

Application and Search Process

The search process will include search committee reviews, Zoom or in-person interviews, fan voting and live in-venue auditions. This process will span across the month of July.

If interested in football, deadline to apply is July 1

If interested in soccer, deadline to apply is July 8

If interested in baseball, deadline to apply is July 22

Include recording submissions of the following PA reads: 

Welcome message: Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen and welcome to Vanderbilt Stadium. Today’s matchup features the Florida Gators and your Vanderbilt Commodores.  

Tiff’s Treats: Fans, it’s time for today’s cookie delivery of the game. Get on your feet and make some noise if you want warm cookies delivered right to your seat! (pause as delivery occurs … wait to close) Be sure to visit cookie-delivery-dot-com or download the Tiff’s Treats mobile app to satisfy your cookie cravings. For a bonus treat, be sure to scan the Q-R code on the video board to win a free dozen cookies. Tiff’s Treats, baked to order, delivered warm. 

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