Director of Athletic Communications

  Collegiate Sports (AR)
  Central Region
  Administration/Management
  Posted/Updated: 05/27/20

Job Summary



Position Summary

This position is responsible for leading communications and promotions on behalf of the NCAA Division II athletics program at theUniversity.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Oversee external communications efforts for athletic programs
  • Budget management and oversight

  • Maintain and provide content for athletic department web site and social media outlets

  • Supervise staff

  • Oversee successful game day operations

  • Oversee planning and implementation of game day promotions and events
  • Other duties as assigned by director of athletics


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


  • Sports writing skills (game previews/recaps, feature stories, student-athlete award recognition, etc.)

  • Knowledge and application of Associated Press writing style

  • Graphic design and video editing (Adobe Creative Suite)

  • Live, in-game statistician experience in football, volleyball, basketball, baseball and softball

  • Social media expertise

  • Information archival and maintenance of historical records


Minimum Requirements


  • B.A. or B.S.

  • 3 years of experience in collegiate athletic communications field


Preferred Qualifications


  • Master’s degree

  • Collegiate athletic communications experience

  • 5 years of experience in collegiate athletic communications field

  • Stat Crew Software

  • Adobe Creative Suite experience


Work Location, Environment, and Physical Demands


  • Office

  • Indoor and outdoor athletic venues

  • Regional and national travel required

  • Frequently works nights and weekends

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

 



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