Nova Southeastern University, an NCAA Division II member of the Sunshine State Conference, is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Athletic Director for Communications and Digital Strategy.
About Nova Southeastern University
Nova Southeastern University sponsors seventeen NCAA Division II teams. NSU is a member of the Sunshine State Conference and has finished in the top 45 of the Division II Learfield Sports Directors' Cup the last five years, including #12 for 2015-16. Located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, NSU offers more than 150 degree programs ranging from undergraduate through the professional and doctoral levels with more than 27,000 students and 162,000 alumni.
This 12 month, full-time position is a contributing member of the Department's Senior Staff. Selected candidate will manage all areas related to the communication and digital strategy for NSU Athletics including: working closely with conference, national and local contacts and partners for updates and coverage, direct and develop media relations plan, supervise press releases, weekly and annual publications plus digital content to promote all sports and feature stories and coordination of photographic needs including action shots, team pictures and headshots. The position oversees video board in game production at Rick Case Arena and serves as liaison for SSC Digital Network. Assistant AD for Communications and Digital Strategy will supervise full-time athletic communications staff, student workers, interns, graduate assistants and other support personnel as needed and serve as a Game Administrator for select home contests.
Bachelor's Degree. Strong oral and written communication skills required. Excellent organization skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and high level sports information experience required. Must be willing to work weekends and holidays, based on schedule. Seeking self-motivated individual with interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community. Commitment to NSU Core Values and NSU Athletics Mission.
NSU considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status or any other legally protected status.
To view the complete job description, and to apply, please access www.nsujobs.com and reference position number-#998017.
Application procedure: Submit cover letter, resume and three professional references who may be contacted during the recruiting process.