10-month appointment, with option to extend for maximum of 2 months (for a total of 12 months of employment)
4 Year Degree
The Orange County Community College (SUNY Orange) Department of Athletics and Office of Communications are seeking candidates for an athletic communications assistant to fulfill a 10-month commitment beginning in August of 2023. The successful candidate will possess a strong work ethic, enthusiasm, and the long-term goal of working in the athletic communications profession. This professional learning opportunity will position an individual to assist with sports coverage, feature writing, social media content creation, event management, game operations and other office duties. This is a limited term appointment.
Education Required: Bachelor's degree
Experience Required: Strong communication skills, both oral and written; ability to multitask.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Ability to manage a schedule that includes nights/weekends
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Worker Characteristics:
Previous media relations or sports information experience at a college or professional level
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, as well as Canva.
Basic experience with in-game statistical programs, including Game Changer (or others
About Orange County Community College (SUNY Orange)
Orange County Community College (SUNY Orange), located in the scenic Hudson Valley, is a multi-campus College with locations in the cities of Middletown and Newburgh, NY. We proudly claim the distinction of being the first county-sponsored New York State Community College. And, for over 70 years, SUNY Orange has been the primary workforce provider and educational resource for residents of Orange County and neighboring counties.