Employer match 403B
Full Benefits Package
Assistance with moving expenses
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: R6599
Saint Leo University in St. Leo, FL is looking for an individual who is looking to break into the world of athletic communications and be involved in all aspects of the profession. Previous Saint Leo staff have gone on to prominent roles with the PGA Tour, NASCAR, AD positions, the Big 10 and the Big 12. This position is part of a three-person office which seeks to expand the University brand via the athletic website, social media, feature stories, and video production. This 12-month position under the Director of Sports Information, will promote the great student-athletes and coaches involved with our 21 NCAA Division II sports.
* Support the University's mission and core values as a contributing member of the University's community. * In-game stats * Responsible for writing releases, preparing game programs, updating statistics/ records/rosters and maintaining historical archives. * Assist in game day operations with duties included, but not limited to, live stats, scorer's table/press box staffing, and preparation of game day scripts. * Act as a liaison between coaches, student-athletes, sports programs and athletic department with local, regional and national media to maximize coverage and exposure for Athletics through both traditional and new media sources. * Assist in the planning, promotion and organization of departmental special events. * Serve as primary athletic communications contact for select sports (TBD).
Experience in Athletic Communications/Sports Information
Use of social media platforms
Strong communication skills both verbally and written
The Saint Leo athletic program is one of national prominence as evidenced by three Top-10 finishes in the Learfield IMG College Director's Cup standings over the past eight years. The Lions have a well balanced program boasting 21 sports. If you are looking for a great start to your coaching, athletic communications or recreation career visit our Saint Leo employment website and learn more about these jobs and the application process.
Saint Leo University (www.saintleo.edu) is a modern Catholic teaching university that is firmly grounded in the liberal arts tradition and the timeless Benedictine wisdom that seeks balanced growth of mind, body, and spirit. The Saint Leo University of today is a private, nonprofit institution that creates hospitable learning communities wherever students want to be or need to be, whether that is a campus classroom, a web-based environment, an employer’s worksite, a military base, or an office park. Saint Leo welcomes people of all faiths and of no religious affiliation, and encourages learners of all generations. The university is committed to providing educational opportunities to the nation’s armed forces, veterans, and their families. Saint L...eo is regionally accredited to award degrees ranging from the associate to the doctorate, and the faculty and staff guide all students to develop their capacities for critical thinking, moral reflection, and lifelong learning and leadership.
Saint Leo University has a strong commitment to principles of equal employment opportunity and equal access to education. Saint Leo University does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnic origin, genetic information, gender, nationality, race, religion, or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law in its educational programs, admissions policies, financial aid, employment, or other school administered programs.
The policy is enforced by Saint Leo University and by applicable laws such as Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VI and Title IX of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Americans with Disabilities Act, Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Florida Civil Rights Act of 1992.