Under general supervision of the Associate Athletics Director for Communications, Public Relations & Broadcasting and in conjunction with the goals and vision of the Director of Athletics, this position supports an athletics communications program that successfully promotes Northeastern student-athletes, coaches and athletics in all appropriate venues and that increases both public participation in local, state and national recognition of Northeastern athletics.
Possession of a bachelor's degree in communication, marketing, public relations, broadcasting, journalism, advertising or closely related field required; master's degree in a related field preferred. 2-5 years experience as a student assistant, graduate assistant or professional required, four years preferred, in athletic communications, communications, marketing, public relations or broadcasting. Experience in athletic communications, while not required, is strongly preferred. Demonstrates appropriate knowledge and understanding of and follows all applicable NCAA, conference and University rules and regulations.
Internal Number: 507108
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.
Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.
Northeastern’s comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in al...l its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
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