Sports Information & Communications Specialist
Job Title: Sports Information & Communications Specialist
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 45809
Department Department of Athletics - Digital MediaEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdfResponsibilities Work with the Assistant AD for Digital Media to develop strategies that fuel fan engagement and positively portray FSU’s athletic programs, student-athletes and coaches utilizing FSU’s official social and digital media platforms.
Work hand-in-hand with members of FSU’s digital media staff to collectively create and promote engaging content including, but not limited to, graphics, motion graphics and videos.
Continually monitor and embrace emerging trends in social and digital media.
Work with the Assistant AD for Digital Media to develop social media branding and aesthetics plan prior to each new athletic year.
Serve as the contact for FSU’s media right’s partner to implement contractually obligated social and digital content.
Develop a social media internship program to assist marketing and sports information with content generation.Qualifications Bachelor's degree and two years of related experience, or a combination of post high school education and related experience equal to six years.
Experience with electronic and web-based communication including web design and social media.
Experience in writing and publication layout, design, and editing.
Experience using the Adobe Creative suite.
Ability to work a flexible schedule to include evening and weekend hours.Pay Plan This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at https://jobs.fsu.edu. If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
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