Pursuing the vision to be Europe’s greatest ice hockey competition, the Champions Hockey League provides 32 teams from 13 leagues the platform to go beyond and to battle in a total of 125 games between August and March to become Champions of Europe.
To enhance the CHL’s head office in Zug, we are currently looking for a creative, forward-thinking new staff member who reports to the Communication & Digital Media Director.
The candidate will primarily take responsibility in quality assurance and the further development of the CHL’s digital platforms including their content, the creation and enhancement of newsletter campaigns and the implementation of other digital campaigns.
Further, he / she will support the Communication & Digital Media Director and the CEO in many other areas.What you will be doing for us : Take responsibility for quality assurance of the CHL’s digital platforms and their further development Plan, coordinate and supervise the content creation for the CHL platforms in collaboration with external suppliers (writers, video editors etc.
Plan, create and enhance the CHL newslettersPlan and implement digital campaignsEstablish relationships with participating clubs, help educate and support them in the implementation of CHL campaignsCompile analyses and reports for web, social media and media coverageSupport the content team in community management Manage the CHL’s media guide processAssist with the organisation of press conferences and other media eventsPrepare toolkits for CHL club communication managers and journalistsDraft media releases, web articles and other textsTake care of media distribution lists, accreditation forms and other CRM-related tasksPrepare presentations and documents for executivesAdministrative and general support of the Communication & Digital Media Director and the CEOWho we are looking for : Bachelor’s degree, preferably in PR, Journalism, Digital Media or a related communications field1-3 years of professional experience in communications or digital media (preferably in the sports industry) is a plusAdvanced knowledge in the area of web content management & social mediaBasic understanding of web technologies and a great interest for digital innovations & trendsStrong writing / drafting skills and fluent verbal communication in both German and English is requiredAdvanced expertise in MS Office applications (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) Skills in Adobe Creative Cloud software (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) is a plusPassion for sports, in particular ice hockeyOutgoing personality with excellent communication skillsCreative thinking and problem solving skillsExcellent organisational and prioritisation skillsAbility to work in a small team, good social skillsQuick learner with a hands-on attitudeDocumented high quality and goal orientation, engagement and work ethicOpen-mindedness and willingness to travel (however, this position requires only few travelling)What we offer : A new and exciting venture in one of the major team sport competitions in the worldAn attractive challenge in a very competitive European sport environmentA small but very dynamic and committed teamFlat hierarchies and fast decision pathsPotential to excel with one’s own creativity and personal responsibilityA modern workplace in our headquarters in Zug, located in short walking distance to the railway station We look forward to receiving your full written job application including your photo via e-mail to until 15 October 2021.
Please note that we will only confirm the receipt of applications and not give any feedback to candidates before 15 October 2021.
For further disclosures, Monika Reinhard, CHL Communication & Digital Media Director, at +41 79 474 78 91 is pleased to answer your questions.
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