Vanderbilt Athletics is seeking talented individuals to serve as the PA announcer for football, soccer and baseball.
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 you have any questions about the process, please contact Alyssa Leonard at email@example.com
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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