Posted: May 22, 2009
UPDATE: June 16, 2009 We are no longer accepting applications for this position
Sports Reference LLC located in Philadelphia, PA is searching for a full-time employee to handle customer relations and user education for our growing group of sports sites: Baseball-Reference.com, Basketball-Reference.com, Pro-Football-Reference.com, Hockey-Reference.com, and Olympics @ Sports-Reference.com.
Job tasks include, but are not limited to:
A highly qualified candidate will have:
This is a paid, full-time, entry-level position beginning as soon as a suitable candidate is hired. Sports Reference has an office in Philadelphia and this position will require a close working relationship with other members of the company, so a preference may be given to candidates willing to relocate. For an otherwise highly qualified candidate, we may consider an arrangement where the hire spends several weeks each year in Philadelphia including a one or two month training period at the beginning of their employment.
Sports Reference is a small company with just two full-time and two part-time employees that is growing and planning to continue expanding. Your work will be highly visible and will have a definite impact. You will have significant responsibilities from the start. Our websites are viewed by nearly a million fans each month, and you will be on the front line interacting with our users.
The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and employment history. Benefits will include health and dental insurance and a retirement plan. Sports Reference practices open book management and pays quarterly bonuses based on the achievement of company-wide goals. We provide three weeks of vacation after nine months of employment and over two weeks of paid holidays.
To apply please send an e-mail to email@example.com with the subject line "User Affairs:" and your name. In your e-mail, please explain why you want the job and why you think you would be a good fit. Please attach your resume including at least two references. Please include links to on-line writing samples or work that might be applicable. PDF, Text, HTML, or Word preferred. Use the same address for questions about the position. We will begin reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and will continue accepting resumes until the position is filled.
Sports Reference LLC does not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, military service eligibility, veteran status, marital status, disability, membership in any other protected classes, or on the basis of sports franchise preferences.