The JRDA Media Dept is looking for some creative thinkers with project management and good communicator skills with a positive attitude, commitment to continuous improvement, and ability to thrive in an ever-evolving organization. All committee members will also work with the Media Director to develop and implement compelling written and graphic content for the JRDA website, email marketing, and social media channels.

Below is a list of Media Dept Committees. Each section includes a short description of duties as well as the time generally required as a member of that specific committee.

Social Media Management

  • Expertise in the various main social media platforms - what type of content works best on what platform, how to engage an audience, optimizing content accordingly, & understanding the different nuances of each platform.
  • Search engine optimization (SEO) knowledge preferred.
  • Excellent customer service skills required, including strong written communication.
  • Finding and implementing social media automation & management tools that best serve the JRDA.
  • Creative copywriting skills required.
  • Work with the Media Director and graphics committee to put together attractive social media posts, having a firm grasp on social media trends and analytics tools.

TIME COMMITMENT: 3-5 hrs per week depending on volume

Photographer Committee

  • Creating processes for photographer credentials with JRDA events.
  • Coordinating with other photographer(s) to ensure coverage of events in all event locations.
  • Building a collection of photos JRDA’s Media department has license to use for marketing purposes.

TIME COMMITMENT: 3-5 hrs per week depending on volume

Brand Research and Project Quality Management

  • Approve all media content for quality and appropriate representation before being released
  • Research brand awareness and trends in sports branding and make suggestions as JRDA grows

TIME COMMITMENT: 3-5 hrs per week

Video Production

  • Review and edit all JRDA related video content
  • Post and maintain JRDA's YourTube channel
  • Familiarity with different types of image media, video formats, video encoding, and web safe design
  • Review videographer contracts and policies for JRDA events, and create them when applicable.
  • Create video content JRDA’s Media department has license to use for marketing purposes.

TIME COMMITMENT: 2-3 hrs per week depending volume

Graphic Design/Advertising

  • Work with branding to develop new branding strategies
  • Create all graphics for all media content
  • Familiarity with different types of image media, video formats, video encoding, and web safe design

TIME COMMITMENT: 3-5 hrs per week depending on volume