The Marist College Department of Athletics seeks an Associate Sports Information Director & Social Media Coordinator. This position will oversee the development and execution of social media platforms to ensure the maximization of creative and effective messaging to targeted audiences. Work with individual sports and areas within the athletics department to promote and coordinate consistency in social media messaging. Utilize social media to promote teams, student-athletes and upcoming events.
Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or related field along with two to four years of relevant experience. Master’s Degree in Communications or related field and previous experience in college athletics, strongly preferred.
Marist College is located on the banks of the historic Hudson River midway between New York City and Albany and at its Florence, Italy campus. A comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts, its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 384 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (8th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Marist educates approximately 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and numerous graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.