Mississippi State University Athletics is seeking an Associate Director/Communications to join its communications and external affairs team. The successful candidate must be highly organized and driven with exceptional multi-tasking and communication skills. This position will work closely with the Associate Athletic Director/Communications, the department’s graduate assistants and student assistants in addition to working alongside the creative strategy, marketing and video teams. The candidate must have strong knowledge of social media platforms as well as advanced writing and public relations skills. Travel will be required as well as working long hours and weekends.
Bachelor's degree in Public Relations, Communications, Journalism with 3 to 4 years of experience in media relations, athletic communications, preferably as a football contact.
Internal Number: PARF#502651
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