The University of Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs are looking to hire an Athletic Communications (post graduate intern) to oversee all aspects of athletic communications.
1.Oversight of Bulldog sport programs for all areas of athletic communications. 2.Production of multimedia/video content and written content for the website and social media. 3.Statistical coverage for UMD home athletic events. 4.Developing and maintaining relationships with media members for public/media relations coverage. 5.Supervision of athletic communications student interns, volunteers and more. 6.Provide rosters, statistics and other information to opponents, media representatives, publications, NSIC, NCHC, WCHA, and NCAA. 7.Serve as a liaison between media and student-athletes, coaches and athletic department staff. 8.Social media management and oversight. 9.Aid in the maintenance of athletic department web site including assigned sport records and athlete bios. 10.Photo management: ensure proper student-athlete action photos and headshots for all Bulldog sports. 11.Other duties as assigned
To apply for this position, submit cover letter, resume, contact information for three references below (or apply here on NCAA.org):
Brian Nystrom - Assistant Athletic Director of Marketing & Corporate Relations (email@example.com)
Applicants will be asked to show proof of undergraduate degree.
Required qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Sport Management, Journalism, Marketing, Business or similar. Prior work in athletic communications.
Preferred qualifications: Knowledge of or experience with website maintenance tools, statistical tracking programs, and video production software. Strong written & verbal communication and organizational skills. Experience in InDesign, Photoshop, Stat Crew software and/or NCAA Live Stats, photography and social media.
Now in its 88th year of operation, the University of Minnesota Duluth Department of Intercollegiate Athletics continues to maintain one of the most competitive and well-balanced sports programs of its size in the country.
Fourteen of the Bulldogs' 16 teams — baseball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s cross country, football, women’s soccer, softball, women’s tennis, men’s and women’s indoor and outdoor track and field, and volleyball — are members of the 16-school NCAA Division II Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference. The NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey programs, meanwhile, are aligned with the eight-team National Collegiate Hockey Conference (which debuted in 2013-14) and the eight-school Western Collegiate Hockey Association, respectively.