Upper Iowa University invites applications for a Graduate Assistant for Creative Content and Social Media on the Fayette, IA campus. The Graduate Assistant for Creative Content and Social Media reports directly to the Assistant Athletics Director for Sports Communication and is responsible for creating content (video, graphics, etc.) for social media, video board and/or gameday broadcasts for 24 NCAA Division II and varsity sport programs within the Upper Iowa University Athletics Department. Working in collaboration with colleagues in the Sports Communication Office and individual sport programs, content creation includes the planning, scripting, shooting and editing of videos in both short and long-form pieces, as well as the planning and producing graphics. The graduate assistant will ensure compliance with all Department, University, NCAA, NSIC, GLVC and GLIAC policies, procedures, and regulations.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three (3) professional references. To apply, visit https://uiu.peopleadmin.com/postings/2579. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. Upper Iowa University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
•Professional, optimistic, positive problem-solver •Admittance into graduate studies program at Upper Iowa University and maintain a Grade Point Average of 3.0 in academic program. •Experience with graphic design (Adobe Creative Suite) •Applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree; preferably in communication, video production, sports management, journalism, public relations, English or related field. •Applicant should have some experience with a college athletic program or in a sports communications/information office •Must have an understanding of NCAA rules and regulations.
About Upper Iowa University
Since 1857, Upper Iowa University has been preparing students to succeed—in the classroom and in the world. That rich history, coupled with a student-centered mission, has created a springboard for UIU to become a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced study. From our Fayette Campus to our U.S. Centers, our International Centers to our Military Centers, UIU has the people in place to help you succeed. Through our student success stories, you’ll learn how others have benefited from a UIU education—and you’ll begin to understand the significant advantages a UIU education can bring to your life, and ultimately to the lives of your family members.