Charlotte 49ers Athletics Media Relations Assistant
Charlotte 49ers Athletics Media Relations AssistantDivision:
Athletics (Adm)Work Unit:
Athletics Admin/SupportWork Location:
Barnhardt Student Activity CenterVacancy Open To:
All CandidatesPosition Designation:
Non-Student TemporaryEmployment Type:
Temporary - Full-timeHours per week:
Varies depending on athletic events.
Includes working nights and weekends.Pay Rate:
$9.50 per hourMinimum Experience/Education:
College degree is required, preferably in a related field (Communications, Sports Administration or English).Departmental Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education::
The selected individual will have strong writing and interpersonal skills, working knowledge of athletic sport programs, and an aptitude and willingness to learn desktop publishing and statcrew software.Duties and Responsibilities:
The Charlotte 49ers are seeking a highly-motivated, organized individual to serve an internship in the area of Athletic Media Relations for the 2021-22 academic year. UNC Charlotte is located in a campus setting in northeast Charlotte. The university is a member of NCAA Division I and sponsors 18 intercollegiate sports for men and women.
The individual chosen will serve as the media contact for sports as assigned by the Associate Athletic Director for Media Relations and be responsible for all that entails, including publications, press releases, statistical updates, game coverage and maintenance of the athletic department website.
The selected individual will have strong writing and interpersonal skills, working knowledge of athletic sport programs, and an aptitude and willingness to learn desktop publishing and statcrew software.Proposed Hire Date:
08/02/2021Expected Length of Assignment:
10 monthsPosting Open Date:
04/30/2021Posting Close Date:
05/15/2021Special Notes to Applicants:
This position does require weekend and evening hours.
Please attach any writing samples or work samples (such as pdfs of games notes or media guides).
Please submit a resume and cover letter with your application.
- These documents will be used to evaluate your written communication skills as well as supporting documents of your knowledge, skills, abilities, education and professional experience.
Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application.
- Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
Full-time temporary positions do not offer leave accrual (paid time off), or retirement entitlement (state service) benefits.
*However, full-time temporary employees are eligible to participate in a High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP).
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