The University of Notre Dame (ND.jobs) is accepting applications for a Athletics Communications Associate Director.
Applications will be accepted until 6/22/2017.
As a member of the athletics communications staff, the individual directs and oversees content creation, aggregation and distribution for women's basketball and additional sport(s). This individual performs the role of an internal beat reporter, focusing on telling compelling stories in written, video, social media, graphics or other innovative formats. Duties also include generating and overseeing the distribution of record books/media guides, news articles and short-form video, stats and social media interactions. The individual is also responsible for developing external media relationships and managing media requests for assigned sports as well as managing gameday media relations duties including statistics.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and at least 5 years experience required.The individual should be an experienced and outstanding communicator with high-level experience in public relations, social media and writing, familiarity with shooting video or a willingness to be trained and a proficiency in the Adobe Design Suite (i.e. InDesign, Photoshop, etc.) and StatCrew software. Experience in a collegiate and/or professional communications/content creation role desired, including managing media and statistics. The individual must possess a collaborative style and the ability to work effectively within a diverse population. This position is also required to work nights and weekends during athletic seasons as necessary. Compliance with NCAA, ACC and ND rules and regulations is non-negotiable.
ABOUT NOTRE DAME: The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual "Great Colleges to Work For" survey...and we are proud of it!
The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and others that will enhance our community. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online at http://ND.jobs to Job # S17471. For additional information about working at the University of Notre Dame and various benefits available to employees, please visit http://hr.nd.edu/why-nd. The University of Notre Dame supports the needs of dual career couples and has a Dual Career Assistance Program in place to assist relocating spouses and significant others with their job search.