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::: VBA SEEKS PLAYER COORDINATORS :::

19 Apr

 

The Virtual Basketball Association (VBA) is seeking Player Coordinators for assist with games during Season 2.

 The duties of the Coordinator includes but will not be limited to the following:

Coordinate all activities concerning players on a league level

  • Serve as a liaison between Players, League Executives and Team Captains
  • Dispenses VBA Basketball group invitations to new applicants
  • Represents the VBA at league level games and special events
  • Prepares weekly update report to Development
  • Assists with Player practices

Role play and sports experience preferred.  Reliable, responsible, organized and energetic!  Superior customer service and problem solving skills.  Good ability to relate to team owners, general managers, coaches, players and dancers.

CONTACT RISSE ZEPLIN or EMERALD ISHTARI FOR MORE INFO.

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::: VBA OFFICIAL POSITIONS AVAILABLE :::

24 Apr

The Virtual Basketball Association is currently looking for individuals to be Officials for upcoming basketball games.  Have extra time on your hands?  Know the rules of basketball?  Can you remain calm under pressure?  Thick skinned?  If so, we’d like to talk to you!

You’ll even get a cool shirt to wear (courtesy of Red Dog Gear)!

For more information, please contact Kings Valentine or Risse Zeplin.

http://slurl.com/secondlife/Alpha%20Cold/128/128/2

New Opportunities in VBA Development

23 Feb

The Virtual Basketball Association offers a challenging and rewarding working environment. We are the premiere organized basketball league in Second Live and we are an ever-growing organization within the SL Sports Industry, we are from time to time seeking new, vigorous individuals to join our organization in the areas of team management, development, coaching, playing and cheerleading.  The following details the currently available opportunities within the Development Department.

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TEAM GENERAL MANAGER

An exciting and stimulating opportunity awaits you with the Virtual Basketball Association, the premiere basketball league in the Second Life Sporting Industry!

We are seeking talented professionals who are motivated by the challenges and rewards of working for an organization that is continuously growing and expanding.

Duties and responsibilities of this position include:

  • Overall management of coaches, players & cheerleaders of the franchise team to include recruiting, reviewing applications and interviewing applicants, hiring and training
  • Ensuring team readiness for game play and competitions
  • Ensuring the proper conduct, appearance and performance of all team staff
  • Management of team member merchandise (uniforms)
  • Independently make or participate in making decisions regarding team events to build and brand the team

Position requirements include:

  • A genuine interest in virtual sports
  • Ability to interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication with all professional contacts
  • Ability to hire, train, develop, manage and motivate a team through effective management techniques
  • Independently prioritize and accomplish multiple management tasks within established time frames by effectively planning and managing workload, delegating work, and supervising, monitoring and directing subordinate team staff
  • Prior management experience or the equivalent in Second Life is preferred
  • A working knowledge of general business practices is highly desirable, as are strong organizational skills
  • An aptitude for demonstrating basic recruiting techniques and the ability to instruct others in their application
  • In addition to having a professional appearance and demeanor, the applicant must also demonstrate a keen and genuine interest in all aspects of VBA activities

VBA is a unique environment with wonderful opportunities. Whether you own a team, manage a team, coach, play or cheerlead, you will be proud to be a part of the VBA family.

For consideration for these openings please contact VP of Development Emerald Ishtari via notecard detailing your interest and experience.

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