Xavier University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, seeks qualified applications for an Athletic Communications Assistant for the Athletics Department. This is a temporary position and will report to the Associate Athletic Director for Communications.
Xavier University, a member of the BIG EAST Conference, sponsors 18 NCAA Division I sports. Xavier Athletics seeks qualified candidates for the position of Athletic Communications Assistant. This is a limited term appointment that will serve as the primary contact for volleyball and secondary for baseball. This person will also serve as the primary contact for other Olympic sports with assistance from student and graduate interns and will have the opportunity to assist with men’s and women’s basketball. Responsibilities include but are not limited to all communications needs, including social media, website management, game staffing, record keeping, photo schedules, programs, publications, press releases and publicity for assigned sports. Individual will perform other duties as assigned.
Candidates must possess excellent communications and organizational skills and a bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, sport management or a related field. Candidates should have student or professional experience in the field and experience with web management and social media, including Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Instagram. Working knowledge of StatCrew and Genius software programs is preferred.
This position is a temporary paid position at $10/hour which may be renewed for a second year, but is limited to a maximum of two years of service. This position in not benefit eligible.
To ensure consideration, interested/qualified applicants must submit a cover letter and resume with at least three references and handles of all personal social media. Submit materials online on Xavier University’s website no later than May 31, 2019.
For more information about Xavier Athletics visit: https://goxavier.com/
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About Xavier University
Founded in 1831, Xavier University is Jesuit, Catholic university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Its three colleges offer 78 undergraduate majors, 43 minors and 11 graduate programs to 6,646 total students, including 3,961 undergraduates. The University is the sixth-oldest Catholic university in the nation and one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities nationwide.