The Trinity Christian College Athletics department is seeking a Director of Athletic Communications. This is a full-time, exempt, staff position reporting to the Associate VP for Student Life and Athletics. The position is available to be filled beginning June 1; review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
The Director of Athletic Communications is a key professional role that promotes Trinity Athletics and that is responsible for collecting and disseminating information (i.e. maintaining and sharing statistics) related to Trinity student athletes and teams. This position works closely with colleagues in athletics, marketing and communications, and alumni relations. Strong initiative, an ability to make sensitive and timely decisions, effective collaboration skills, and an ability to plan and implement multiple projects simultaneously are essential skills. Additionally, this position will need to (learn and) maintain compliance with procedures and bylaws of the CCAC, NCCAA, and NAIA (Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference, National Christian College Athletic Association, and National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics).
A completed bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, sports management and related field and 2-4 years of professional related work experience is required.
For full consideration, interested applications should complete and submit (upload):
A brief cover letter and a professional resume,
A brief written statement (no more than 500 words) that describes his/her Christian faith commitment and how it is expressed through involvement with the body of Christ and participation in a local church, and
A brief written statement (no more than 500 words) that describes his/her desire and demonstrated capacity to work in a Christian liberal arts college with a commitment to diversity. See Trinity’s mission statement for context: http://www.trnty.edu/About-Us/mission.html
Candidates invited to interview will be asked to submit a portfolio that includes written, video, design, and photography content.
About Trinity Christian College
Trinity Christian College is a four-year liberal arts college located in Palos Heights, Illinois, a suburb twenty miles southwest of Chicago. Since its founding in 1959, Trinity has provided its students with an excellent Christian higher education in the Reformed tradition. The College enrollment in the traditional program is about 1,000 with a vibrant residential program. We offer majors in the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, as well as professional programs in accounting and business administration, nursing, education, computer science, criminal justice, and exercise science. Trinity also offers master’s programs in counseling psychology and special education as well as degree completion programs in education, business, and psychology. Trinity Christian College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Trinity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from diverse candidates.