Job description

Defiance College, an NCAA D-III institution and a member of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference located in Northwest Ohio, seeks qualified applicants for a graduate assistant to the Sports Information Director. The individual will assist with coordination of publicity, media relations, and promotion of the College's 21 intercollegiate sports programs. Primary responsibilities will include serving as the main contact for at least four sports; layout and design of media guides, game-day programs, and game-note packets; writing news releases and stories; daily maintenance of ; keeping statistics and performing other game-day tasks; and other duties as assigned by the Sports Information Director.

Applicants must hold a bachelor's degree and have strong organizational, writing, and communication skills. Applicants with previous experience in a sports information department and a working knowledge of PrestoSports, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and Stat Crew will receive top consideration. Applicants must be able to adjust to a flexible work schedule requiring evening and weekend work.

To apply, send a letter of application for employment, complete resume, and the names and contact information of four references electronically to [email protected] . Applicants must also apply separately for admission to Defiance College's Graduate School .




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Posted: 4/28/2021
Application Due: 7/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time