The Sports Communication Director for Intercollegiate Athletics is a 12-month position with general areas of responsibility to include providing pertinent university information to national and conference offices, opponents, Wayland constituent groups and news outlets with an emphasis on celebrating student-athletes and coaches’ endeavors and accomplishments while supporting and advancing the mission of the institution. The position has significant responsibilities related to Athletic Department branding, marketing, advertising, promotions, social media, and media relations.
Experience, Knowledge and skills:
Five (3) years of progressive experience in sports information, communications, marketing and promotions.
Knowledge of social media, digital and e-mail marketing strategies and applications.
Working knowledge and experience in athletic statistical applications.
An understanding of graphic design principles and practices.
Ability to create, compose, and edit journalistic writing and reporting to include proper English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.
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