Job ID: 2021-8329 Type: Student Affairs (WS1705) # of Openings: 1 Category: Student Services/Athletics New York University
Promote and publicize sports information to local, regional and national media, including television, radio, print, and electronic outlets including social media. Supervise compilation of game statistics (during matches) and game highlights and distribute to visiting teams and newspapers, radio, TV, NYU website, and sport organizations (e.g., NCAA, UAA and individual sport organizations). Produce press releases to promote coaching staff, events, and student-athletes. Design and write sport publications including game programs, individual sport brochures, and media guides. Travel with selected teams and post score and game highlights to NY media. Supervise maintenance of and update the athletics web site to insure current and accurate information. Research special interest stories to highlight NYU athletes. Maintain archival filing and retrieval. Hire, train, and supervise student employees.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree
Preferred Education: Master's degree
Required Experience: 2 years' relevant experience writing publications or marketing materials or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Experience: Experience working in a sports information or public relations office
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to handle multiple priorities, and successfully meet deadlines. Working knowledge with use of social media modems, Adobe PageMaker, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, HTML, DreamWeaver, and SideArm. Knowledge of sports statistics.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Proficiency with use of social media modems, Adobe PageMaker, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, HTML, DreamWeaver, and SideArm. Knowledge of sports statistics.
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