Associate Director of Athletics for Strategic Communications
University of the Pacific
Location: STOCKTON, California
Salary: $64,480 - $77,410
Executive - Associate Athletics Director
We consider factors such as, but not limited to, scope and responsibilities of the position, candidate’s qualifications, internal equity, as well as market and organizational considerations when extending an offer.
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: 25125
The Associate Director of Athletics for Strategic Communications will direct, plan, and implement communications, media relations, and publicity for Pacific Athletics. They will present in a consistent and favorable manner to a wide-ranging audience the achievements of the athletics program primarily by maintaining a readily accessible, accurate, and useful news and information service. They will manage the development, organization, and distribution of all informational materials for the entire intercollegiate athletics program inclusive of internet properties, print, broadcasts, and other mediums of communication. They will establish a presence as the primary news source for Pacific Athletics’ fans through the effective use of the website, mobile app, and social media.
Six (6) years of experience in athletics communications, media relations, journalism, or a related field.
University of the Pacific is a mission-driven organization, focused on creating the next generation of leaders in a wide array of disciplines through student-centered teaching and research that blends learning in classrooms, laboratories and studios with real-world experiences partnering with organizations across northern California.
No matter the job, every employee at Pacific is part of contributing to the mission of California’s first university, which ranks in the Top 20 in the West and Top 100 in the U.S.
Pacific has three unique campuses across northern California. The largest campus is found in Stockton in the heart of the Central Valley. The 175-acre campus is regularly ranked as one of the most beautiful college campuses in America.
The 17-sport NCAA Division I athletics program competes primarily in the West Coast Conference. Its fan-friendly facilities welcome the community to enjoy athletics events. The student-athletes compete in the classroom, as well as on the field, creating champions in athletics, in academic and in the community.