Assistant Sports Information Director

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: April 1, 2020

Organization: Lander University

Location: Greenwood

City: Greenwood

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: $30,000 annually

Requirements:

A bachelor's degree in Communications, Journalism, English or related field required, At least one year of experience in content creation, editing, website management, journalism, or a related field. Experience with statistical software (StatCrew, etc.), experience in writing game stories and game notes along with editing and designing of media guides and game programs. Experience in Associated Press-style writing skills and proficiency in layout and design software (Photoshop and lnDesign). Must be knowledgeable in Adobe Suite (lnDesign, Photoshop, Premiere, etc.) Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics. A valid driver's license and safe driving history are required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Superb strategy, writing, editing, and communications skills, Strong management and mentoring skills and experience coaching and supporting individuals as spokespeople. Exceptional analytical, strategic and tactical ability combined with expert relationship management skills and attention to detail, proven ability to develop an effective communications plan and content calendar to achieve goals, ability to both work independently and take direction from others, solve problems with limited supervision, prioritize tasks and meet deadlines, Ability to have a collaborative work style, innovative thinking, strong work ethic, professional demeanor, and enthusiastic attitude. Must have the ability to travel, as well as work nights and weekends.

Job Description:

The Assistant Sports Information Director will serve as the primary contact for 10 of Lander's athletic programs and report to the Assistant Athletic Director for Sport Media. The primary responsibility of this position is to support assigned programs in image and brand building to positively impact and elevate the Lander Bearcats brand. This position will also develop and execute a long-term vision for the communications function within assigned programs. The ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others is an essential job duty

Schedule:
8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday to include some nights and weekends
Application Process:
Applications must be submitted online at www.careers.sc.gov
Receipt of individual applications not acknowledged. See position
status at www.lander.edu/hr
Employer Address:

United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.