Responsibilities This position will assist the Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information, Marketing & Event Management. Duties include event coverage, website management, and assisting with execution of social media content including graphics, photos and video. Opportunity exists to serve as primary contact for select sports. Must be available to work evenings and weekends.
Qualifications Bachelor’s degree required, experience in game-day operations including statistics and PA announcing is preferred.
Strong organizational, interpersonal, communication and computer skills needed. Candidates must have an understanding of NCAA rules and regulations. Candidates must be interested in pursuing a career within college athletics or the sports industry.
To apply, please submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to Derrick Blyberg, Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information, Marketing and Event Management, (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Additional Salary Information: Tentative start date August 2nd, 2021 - 10 month position
About Purdue University Northwest
Part of the internationally respected Purdue University system, Purdue University Northwest offers world-class educational opportunities at an excellent value on two culturally diverse, student centered campuses, located in Northwest Indiana and in close proximity to Chicago. Purdue Northwest has approximately 9,300 students and offers more than 70 degree programs at the baccalaureate, masters and doctoral levels. Purdue Northwest Athletics consists of 250 student athletes and 15 sports and is a member of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and NCAA Division II. Intercollegiate athletic teams are fielded in men’s and women basketball, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s tennis, women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s golf, softball, baseball and Esports. Men’s Ice Hockey is offered as a club sport. Purdue Northwest has recently developed new basketball, volleyball, soccer, softball, baseball, tennis and ice hockey facilities. For more information on the Purdue University Northwest athletics program please go to PNWathletics.com