Overview:  Lourdes University, rooted in Catholic and Franciscan traditions, provides a values-centered education that enriches lives and advances academic excellence through the integration of the liberal arts and professional studies. In support of this mission, Lourdes University nurtures a diverse community that supports students in fulfilling their potential, commits to the engagement of faith and reason, inspired by our Catholic and Franciscan intellectual traditions, and provides a holistic, student-centered education rooted in the liberal arts.

Lourdes University invites applicants for the position of Assistant Sports Information Director.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBITIES:

  • Responsible for social media engagement across various platforms.
  • Handle graphic design duties throughout athletics.
  • Oversee gameday press box management for various sports and athletic contests.
  • Compile game day statistics for the NAIA and WHAC.
  • Assist with writing press releases.
  • Assist with website maintenance and development.
  • Assist with photography and video needs of athletics.
  • Remains accessible to the media, alumni, boosters and general public to publicize and promote the athletic department in a positive manner.
  • Knowledgeable and competent with NAIA, WHAC and any other governing body association for rules and regulations as it relates to the sport.
  • Communicates effectively and courteously with others, including employees, students and the public, in a spirit of teamwork, respect and customer service.
  • Assists with the well-being of student-athletes from a holistic approach

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of one year of undergraduate or postgraduate experience in a sports information/athletic communications office is required
  • Knowledge of a variety of intercollegiate athletics
  • Experience with Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, Presto Stats/Stat Crew, and Microsoft Office Suite strongly preferred
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Video editing knowledge is a plus
  • The job entails regular office hours during the week as well as night and weekend work

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