Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE) is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports. MSE owns and operates seven major and minor sports teams: 2018 NHL Stanley Cup Champion Washington Capitals, NBA's Washington Wizards, WNBA's 2019 Championship Washington Mystics, NBA G League's Capital City Go-Go, 2021 & 2020 NBA 2K League Champion Wizards District Gaming and Caps Gaming, an esports sub-brand of the Capitals. Additionally, it holds a significant investment in a seventh professional team, Team Liquid, an endemic esports team owned and operated by aXiomatic, in which MSE is an investor. In September 2022, MSE acquired the regional sports network, then-called NBC Sports Washington and newly rebranded as Monumental Sports Network. Monumental Sports Network now holds the exclusive local television media rights to Capitals', Wizards', and Mystics' games. The network is both a linear channel and a digital operation. Prior to acquiring the linear platform, the digital platform was launched by MSE in 2016, as the first-of-its-kind regional sports network for digital, mobile, and streaming platforms. Those linear and digital platforms are now combined and join Caps Radio, Wizards Radio, MSE Outdoor and Monumental Productions for a full suite of six media enterprises. In addition to Capital One Arena - a venue which hosts 3M+ visitors across over 250 events annually, MSE also manages MedStar Capitals Iceplex (training facility for the Capitals), MedStar Health Performance Center (training facility for the Wizards, Mystics, and Go-Go) and EagleBank Arena (a 12,000+ live event venue on George Mason University's campus). In July 2020, MSE partnered with William Hill (subsequently acquired by Caesars Entertainment) to open the first ever in-arena sportsbook in North America, now called Caesars Sportsbook. The space now also boasts a destination culinary experience, Guy Fieri's DC Kitchen + Bar. MSE opened "District E powered by Ticketmaster" in the spring of 2023, a flagship esports and entertainment venue. This 14,000-square-foot live-event theater offers a 365-day-a-year series of immersive experiences in esports, music, culinary excellence, event programming, and community events.
MSE proudly promotes its core values for all those that interact with the company. As a member of our team:
You will provide first-class customer service and value for our fans.You will champion a double-bottom line that engages, unifies, and gives back to the community we serve.You will work tirelessly to build generationally exceptional teams that compete for championships year after year and create lifelong memories for our fans.You will measure performance with specific objectives and metrics and our analysis and decisions are compelled by data.You will prize leadership, but you should value teamwork and collaboration and transparency even more. We treat each other with respect. We act with honesty and integrity. We remain humble.You will innovate. We are nimble and first to market. We are not averse to risk.You will have fun. We are in the business of happiness.
The part-time Associate, Digital Marketing is responsible for developing and publishing written content for the WNBA Washington Mystics across multiple digital channels. This person is also responsible for regularly updating the Content Management System (CMS) on the Mystics website and mobile app. Are you passionate about sports and building brand awareness through digital marketing? We'd love to hear from you!
Together with the Senior Director, Digital Marketing, convert the approved content marketing strategy into editorial and publishing calendars. Outline key results & dependencies; ensure content timelines consider development, review, and publishing.Publish content to the website, using the Content Management System (CMS). Update existing pages regularly and publish new content within the CMS. Help enforce established design and content standards.Complete writing assignments on time and follow content requirements in terms of style/tone.Write engaging content for news articles, game recaps, newsletter articles, video scripts, infographics, and other digital content.Conduct research on any given topic.Distill complex concepts/statistics/language into content that is easily understood.Optimize articles for SEO and accessibility.Actively monitor and update the website content throughout the season.Monitor website performance, especially content articles. Use Google Analytics 360 and Adobe Analytics. Produce weekly performance dashboards and recommend improvement/enhancements based on analytics.Other duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.Proven work experience as a Content Writer, Copywriter, Journalist or similar role.Portfolio of published articles.Familiarity with the WNBA, tentpole events, and league-adjacent stories/trends.Experience doing research using multiple sources.Familiarity with digital publications - website, email, digital magazines.Excellent writing and editing skills in English.2+ years of hands-on experience with Content Management Systems (experience with WordPress a plus).Ability to complete tasks in a timely manner. Detailed oriented with strong organizational skills.Understanding of basic item/layout/content tree management standard processes.Understanding of online content and SEO strategies.Exhibit a basic understanding of HTML and basic web design skills.Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills to collaborate with client and technical resources.Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a diverse, and inclusive team environment.Flexibility to work in-office along with nights/weekends during the season (May - September/October). Position is up to 25 hours a week.We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.