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Assistant Director – Athletic Communications (Two Openings)
University of Nebraska Omaha
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
2 openings available.
Internal Number: 63395/63581
Assistant Director (1) – Serve as primary communication contact for Omaha Hockey, Cross Country/Track & Field, and Men’s and Women’s tennis
Assistant Director (2) – Serve as primary communication contact for Omaha Volleyball, Women’s Basketball, Baseball, and Swimming
Some travel for post season and select away games.
Responsible for the production of game notes, statistics maintenance, fostering social media growth and home game management. Responsible for maintaining website pages for assigned sports.
Plan and coordinate media days for UNO sports which includes communication with local news media. Field and coordinate all media requests for assigned sports.
Collaborate with the Athletic Communications and Marketing team to maintain brand standards.
Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree preferably in Communications, Journalism, or related field
Required Experience: Two years of relevant experience or a combination of education and experience
Required Skills – Extensive knowledge of StatCrew and Genius Live Stats (NCAA) software for soccer, basketball, volleyball, hockey, baseball, and softball and familiarity with additional next generation software. Demonstrate working knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and other creative programs. Proficient with website and social media platforms.
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