Employment Opportunities

Mascot Assistant

Location: Glenview, IL

Job Description:

The Chicago Wolves Professional Hockey Team seeks an outgoing, energetic and passionate professional to assist the team’s mascot program. Duties include representing the Chicago Wolves at home games and community relations, ticket sales and corporate events, including both on- and off-ice events.

Requirements:

  • Strong ice skating skills are required.
  • Previous mascot or entertainment experience is encouraged.
  • Must have the ability to work weekends, nights, and holidays as the job requires.

Preferred Method of Contact:


Applicants must apply by October 1, 2014.


Please email, fax or mail cover letter, resume, and references to the following. Please no phone calls.

Chicago Wolves
2301 Ravine Way

Glenview, IL  60025

Attn: Dan Harris

Email: djharris@chicagowolves.com
Fax: 847-724-1652
The Chicago Wolves are an equal opportunity employer.


Graphic Designer Internship

The Chicago Wolves are hiring a full-time graphic designer intern. He/she will work with the creative services department and assist in day-to-day maintenance of ChicagoWolves.com. Ideal candidates have some experience, a willingness to learn, strong communication skills, the ability to multi-task, and to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conceptualize and produce creative for integrated campaigns on multiple platforms
  • Design for print,web, and video elements including but not limited to: advertising, marketing collateral, promotional materials, signage, web pages, ad banners, fan downloads, video broadcast and in-arena graphics.
  • Strong understanding in working with print vendors to provide press-ready artwork for production
  • Assist in maintaining digital photo archives
  • Collaborate with the creative and TV departments and other team members
  • Ability to create infographics
  • Assist in taking product shots of merchandise
  • Work home and away games

  • Represent the team in a positive and professional manner

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in graphic/visual communications or a similar discipline.
  • Must be proficient with Mac, Adobe Creative Suite (CS6), specifically Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, and Microsoft Office (Additional knowledge in After Effects or Cinema 4D is especially helpful)
  • Strong ability to multi-task with a strong attention to detail while meeting deadlines
  • Familiarity with printing and production processes is necessary
  • Have a working knowledge or prior experience designing animation and motion graphics is a plus
  • Experience in green screen production and post-production is a plus as well
  • Familiarity with Joomla 3 CMS is an added bonus
  • Interest in social fan engagement and integration

Please send cover letter, resume and 5-10 portfolio samples (PDF or portfolio website) with a minimum of 1-2 demonstrations of your working web knowledge and/or motion graphics and animation (no social media) to:

cbmahoney@chicagowolves.com

or

Courtney Mahoney
Chicago Wolves
2301 Ravine Way
Glenview, IL 60025

No calls, please. The Chicago Wolves are an equal opportunity employer.

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