DePauw University is accepting applications for a part-time athletics communications assistant. This is a renewable, 10-month appointment; the typical candidate will spend at least two years in this position. DePauw University is an NCAA Division III Institution competing in the North Coast Athletic Conference and sponsors 23 sports.
This position serves as the secondary communicator of DePauw athletics and its twenty-three intercollegiate sports programs to internal and external audiences, supporting enrollment marketing and advancement efforts by developing and managing media relations activities, press releases, electronic communications, social media and other vehicles that ensure successful exposure of DePauw athletics. Responsible for ensuring effective collection, organization, documentation and dissemination of information and all statistics related to DePauw athletics events.
High school diploma or GED required. Bachelor's Degree preferred. Experience in sports journalism involving media relations, basic layout and design, printed materials development and production, athletic events reporting, project management and statistical information development preferred. Experience with statistical software and knowledge of sport statistical rules is highly recommended. Familiarity with desktop publishing, image-editing and Web-editing software is required. Relevant experience at an institution of higher education is a plus. Candidate must have a valid driver's license and be able to drive on behalf of the University.
About DePauw University
DePauw University is a nationally recognized liberal arts university set on a beautiful campus of 695 acres in west central Indiana. DePauw also includes one of the nation's oldest schools of music is dedicated to academically challenging and socially engaging students from across the country and around the globe.