Graduate Assistant, Athletic Communication
Company: Wittenberg University
Posted on: May 17, 2019
Category: : Other Positions Department: : Athletics Locations: :
Springfield, OH Posted: : Dec 11, 2018 Closes: : Open Until Filled
Type: : Full-time Ref. No.: : 1-90030-50103 About Wittenberg
University: Founded in 1845, Wittenberg is a nationally ranked,
private, liberal arts college related to the Evangelical Lutheran
Church in America and has an enrollment of about 1,800 students.
Wittenberg enjoys a national reputation for excellent academic
standards and is widely known for its friendly and welcoming
atmosphere. Wittenberg has an exceptional staff and award-winning
faculty who share a commitment to undergraduate teaching, research,
and development of students into successful global citizens.
Situated on 100 acres of rolling hills in Springfield Ohio,
Wittenberg is easily accessible from Columbus, Dayton and
Cincinnati. Wittenberg is a NCAA Division III institution
participating in the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) and
offers a broad-based intercollegiate athletics program and numerous
club and intramural opportunities. Annually, Wittenberg places
among the top four in the North Coast Athletic Conference
All-sports standings. Job Description: The Wittenberg University
department of athletics is searching for a qualified applicant to
fill the role of a graduate assistant for the Athletic
Communications Office. The Graduate Assistant for Athletic
Communication assists in the overall communications operations for
the university's 25-sport, NCAA Division III varsity programs.
Essential duties include, but are not limited to: Provide
statistical coverage and historical records of Wittenberg athletic
events as required by the NCAA and NCAC. Assist in disseminating of
all forms of information (press releases, videos, photographs,
graphics, etc.) via Wittenberg athletics' web site, social media
outlets, and local or national media. Assist in the supervision of
all student and staff assistants including but not limited to:
interns, student workers, contract employees, video/film/audio
crews, photographers, and statisticians. Assist in all aspects of
the pre-game, in-game, and post-game production of radio,
television, and live streaming of Wittenberg's athletic and
promotional events and activities. Assist in the preparation and
design of all media guides, official game programs, recruiting
brochures, and all other promotional and marketing materials for
the athletic department and staff. Requirements: For this position,
we require that candidates have a bachelor's degree, some related
experience, and acceptance into Wittenberg's graduate program. We
are also looking for applicants with the following: Experience with
statistical programs (StatCrew, Presto, Genius, etc.) Experience
with Adobe Creative Suite Excellent interpersonal, organizational,
and communications skills (verbal and written) in order to work
with a diverse campus community A valid driver's license is also
required. Travel is required as well as some evening, night, and
weekend work. Additional Information: Wittenberg is committed to
attracting and retaining highly qualified individuals who
collectively reflect the diversity of our student body and society
at-large. Please review our notice of nondiscrimination housed on
our website. Application Instructions: Review of applications will
begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled.
We ask candidates to set-up an account and make application through
our online system. To apply, please upload the following documents
in MS Word or Adobe Acrobat format. 1. Resume 2. Cover letter 3.
Name, address, and phone number of three professional references.
If you are a person with a disability and require assistance with
the application process, please contact Wittenberg's Human
Resources Department at 937.327.7517.
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