The Production and Asset Manager will sit within MLS Creative Services. The Creative department is an in-house team – part of the Brand & Integrated Marketing Department that services all internal constituents of the League, including Clubs and Soccer United Marketing, the commercial and operational branch of MLS representing soccer-related properties. Production and Asset Manager is responsible for facilitating the creative request process and maintaining the creative assets on the Digital Asset Management system of MLS. Candidate should have strong communication and management skills, a robust understanding of graphic design production for both digital and print, as well as structure and functionalities of a DAM platform. Position requires working with both internal and external clients, and there is frequent interaction with other functional departments (e.g. Marketing, Communications, Events, Community Relations).
Major League Soccer is the top-flight professional soccer league in the United States and Canada and began play in 1996, shortly after the U.S. hosted the 1994 FIFA World Cup. Now in its 24th season in 2019, MLS continues to grow at an explosive rate, as the league features record-breaking attendance and consumption, an influx of dynamic players and 20 soccer stadiums. MLS has doubled in size during the past decade and now has 27 clubs, including future teams in Miami, Nashville and Austin that will begin play in the next few years. One more expansion team will be added in the coming years, elevating MLS to 28 clubs.