Atlanta Braves
  • - Corporate Communications
  • Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Full Time


The Corporate Communication Manager should be a strong communicator with a wide array of established Atlanta sports and non-sports media contacts who will proactively pursue off-the-field stories to bolster the awareness of Atlanta Braves, SunTrust Park, and The Battery Atlanta activities. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • A proactive approach to create and pitch stories related to the Braves off-the-field activities, including SunTrust Park and The Battery Atlanta         
  • Must have established relationships with a wide array of Atlanta media (especially non-sports media)
  • Regularly work with media regarding story content and setting up interviews
  • Regularly work with broadcasters with special guests, promotions, etc.
  • Writing articles for internal publications
  • Ability to organize media with executives/players at special events
  • Create internal talking points when needed for executives, staff or player interviews
  • Crisis communications experience
  • Research media outlets and create specific media lists through Cision subscription for local and outer regional markets
  • Strategic and creative pitches for promotional/theme nights/days
  • Write press releases and media alerts
  • Distribute press releases and media alerts to targeted media outlets
  • Manage department trainee
  • Other duties as assigned

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • BA degree in Communications, Journalism or related field
  • 7-10 years' experience in a public relations capacity, preferably with an agency background
  • Strong experience in public relations writing, pitching, and social media
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proactive, organized and detail orientated person who can prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong creative writing, editing, and pitching skills
  • Proven ability to maintain high levels of confidentiality
  • Understanding and appreciation for diverse cultures and an ability to relate well with individuals of diverse backgrounds on all levels within the company
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Working knowledge of Cision preferred
  • Ability to work long hours, weekends and occasional holidays
  • Must complete a successful Criminal and Credit Background Check

Qualified applicants should submit their resume and salary requirements to

The Atlanta Braves are an Equal Opportunity Employer

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
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