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Assistant Director of Communications

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Assistant Director of Communications
Department Intercollegiate Athletics
Essential Functions

Position will serve as the primary communication contact for volleyball, swimming and baseball. Some travel for post season and major away games. Responsible for the production of game notes, statistics maintenance, foster social media growth and home game management. Responsible for keeping website pages for the above sports with current staff listing and relevant stories. Coordinate game-day needs of respective sports, including scheduling and supervision direct reports at all home games. Plan and coordinate media days for UNO sports which includes communication with local television and radio stations. Including the during-season requests that may come from local media. Work with the marketing department ensuring the same branding/marketing strategy is relayed for the sports.

Work Schedule Varies
Additional Duties
Required Qualifications

Required Education – bachelor’s degree in communication, journalism or related field.

Required Experience – two years relevant experience or a combination of education and experience.

Required Skills – Extensive knowledge of “stat-crew software” for volleyball and baseball. Demonstrate working knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and other creative programs. Proficient with website and social media platforms.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Regularly sits; may stand, walk. See, hear, speak and use of hands.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Regularly works indoors. Noise level is low to moderate.

Salary $37,000 - $39,000

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number 2017-00260
Open Date 08/29/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents