Manages day-to-day varsity sports communications during the fall, winter and spring seasons that include writing game stories, press releases, maintaining website information and statistics related to teams, and supervising student staff at home events.
Primary Position Responsibilities
- Writing game stories, press releases, maintaining website information and statistics related to teams
- Using the latest statistical software to provide in-game and post-game data
- Assist with webcasting home events and other special events as needed
- Assist in creating materials for end of year celebration and annual reports
- Contributions to social media content as well as training for student-athletes, coaches, and staff
- Game day student workers (hiring, scheduling, training, performance, evaluation)
Entry level, prior experience as a Graduate Assistant or 1-2 years in sports information office
Skills and Abilities
Working knowledge of NCAA LiveStats, Presto Stats, StatCrew, Hy-Tek, ability to use PhotoShop, InDesign. iMovie and/or Adobe Premiere. Knowledge of website content management systems (PrestoSports or Sidearm) and social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube) and social media management/schedule, social media analytics.
This is a 10 month academic year position.
About Wellesley College
Wellesley College is a liberal arts college for women located just 12 miles west of Boston, is a 500-acre campus of woodlands, hills, meadows, an arboretum, ponds, miles of footpaths, fitness trails, and athletic fields and facilities borders scenic Lake Waban. The mission of Wellesley College is to provide an excellent liberal arts education for women who will make a difference in the world.Wellesley's reputation as a place of teaching, learning and sharing extends far beyond our classrooms, and our mission to make a difference extends beyond the students. Each member of our community-students, faculty and staff- make a difference in one another's lives, and in the life of the College. We strive to recruit and retain a diverse blend of talented, enthusiastic individuals who will take full advantage of the extraordinary environment and resources available to them to further their lives and careers.Join us in shaping the minds and lives of our students, and our collective future. If interested, send cover letter and resume to: Human Resources Office, Wellesley College, 106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02481; or to apply online, please use the following link: http://career.wellesley....edu/. Wellesley College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and employer. Successful candidates must be able to work effectively in a culturally diverse environment. Applications from women, minorities, veterans and candidates with disabilities are encouraged.Visit our website at www.wellesley.edu/HR/