Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Sports Information Director.
Primary Job Duties: Manage office, staff and budget, and assist with athletic event management. Create, write, edit, and publish all athletic publications and website. Write, edit, and submit all press releases for athletics and athletic events. Record and distribute statistical information to the appropriate organizations.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Public Relations or a related field and a minimum of 5 years of experience within sports information field (graduate assistant positions and internships are acceptable) or a related field. Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, or other design/video production software required.
Must be detail oriented and have excellent interpersonal, customer service, organization and planning, prioritization, problem solving, follow through, time management, and oral and written communication skills. Also, must be flexible and possess the ability to successfully handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously, work well under pressure, and work independently and in a team-oriented environment. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is required.
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of statistical programs (Statcrew, Presto stats entry, Genius) preferred. This is a full-time, exempt State position with a full benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/hr/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions. To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a cover letter and resume and 3 writing samples in PDF format (all attached documents you wish to be submitted with your application should be submitted in the attachments section of the application). Please do not send any documents via E-mail. Three professional references will be requested and required before the final stages of the search. Candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted.
Applications received by May 16, 2019 will be given full consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our institution, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University’s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/. ________________________________________ Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's online employment application system. Apply Online •Equal Opportunity Statement Salisbury University has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and equal employment and educational opportunities for its faculty, staff and students. To that end, the University prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, gender, marital status, pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. The University adheres to the EEO/AA policies set forth by federal and Maryland laws. Direct all inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policy to: Humberto Aristizabal, Associate Vice President of Institutional Equity, Title IX Coordinator, Room 100 Holloway Hall, 1101 Camden Ave. Salisbury, MD 21801; Tel. 410-543-6426.
About Salisbury University
Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 60 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.