$9,000/year plus college tuition for the Master of Business Administration program
4 Year Degree
Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pa. has an opportunity for a Graduate Intern for Athletic Communications beginning in August 2023 for the 2023-24 and 2024-25 school years.
Responsibilities: The Graduate Intern for Athletic Communications will assist the Director of Athletic Communications with publicity efforts for the University’s 21-sport athletic program. The selected candidate will be the primary communications contact for several team sports, and other sport coverage as assigned. Primary responsibilities will include: updating and managing the college's athletic website (gochathamcougars.com); writing game and event recaps; assisting in design of athletic graphics and social media efforts; compiling team statistics and records; compiling in-game statistics; reporting results to local, regional, and hometown media; monitoring and providing social media content and assisting with game operations. The ideal candidate should be self-motivated, energetic, work well on tight deadlines and possess the ability to manage several projects at once. Ability to work weekends as well as nights is required, along with occasional travel. Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Necessary Education or Work Experience:
A bachelor's degree, previous experience in a sports information office, previous experience with Stat Crew Software or NCAA Live Stats strongly preferred. Ability to live stat volleyball strongly preferred. Strong writing skills, a solid understanding of sports and sports statistics, experience working with a wide variety of sports also strongly preferred.
Founded in 1869, Chatham University has an enrollment of over 2,200 students across over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability & health, the arts & sciences, and business & communications. Chatham has consistently been named a College of Distinction and a "Best College" by U.S. News & World Report, and--as the alma mater of environmental icon, Rachel Carson (Class of '29)--is perennially ranked as one of the greenest colleges in the United States by Sierra Magazine and the Princeton Review.
Located in Pittsburgh, PA--one of the country's most livable cities and great college towns--Chatham is spread across three distinct locations: the historic arboretum, Shadyside Campus; Chatham Eastside in the fast-growing East End; and Eden Hall Campus, one of the world's most sustainable campuses.
Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Persons of color, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Chatham University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin