Duke University requests applications for the position of Assistant Director of Sports Information. The individual filling this full-time position will be a member of the department's sports information staff and report to the Director of Sports Information.
Requirements include experience in a collegiate or professional media relations environment; outstanding oral and written communications skills; demonstrated organizational skills; and working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, Microsoft Word and The Automated Scorebook.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: managing the daily communications responsibilities for sports as assigned; producing media guides, game notes, news releases and feature stories; generating feature content, video and other unique coverage for GoDuke.com, the official website of Duke Athletics; responding to media requests; staffing home and selected away events; supervising statistical crews and other event support personnel; assisting with Duke’s social media platforms for assigned sports; compiling statistics, researching historical records for Duke department of athletics publications and assisting the sports information staff with additional duties.
Salary for this position is commensurate with experience.
To apply, please send all application materials to DUAAfirstname.lastname@example.org with the title of Assistant Director of Sports Information in the subject line AND submit your documents online at careers.duke.edu for Requisition Number 10733. Application must include: cover letter, resume and three references.
For more information on Duke University Athletics please visit GoDuke.com. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran status, or disability. Duke Athletics has a strong commitment to Affirmative Action and is actively seeking to increase the racial and ethnic diversity of our staff.
About Duke University Athletics
Duke University is a private research university located in Durham, North Carolina. Duke is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference and sponsors 27 varsity sports, Recreation and Physical Education and the Duke University Golf Club.