Assistant Director, Sports Information

Salisbury, MD


Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 60 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Director, Sports Information.

Primary Job Duties: Supervise on gameday and in office when Director is not present. Gameday responsibilities include supervising statistical students, public address announcers, and video students. Supervise the office, including overseeing graduate assistants, undergraduate students and practicum students/interns in training, and guiding through daily tasks. Press release writing. Website, statistical and historical data maintenance. Coordinate Sea Gull Sports Network including recruiting, hiring and supervising 25-30 student staff which will produce live video coverage of all home athletic events and generate video content for the athletic department. Work will include scheduling students for home events, holding regular meetings with staff, and evaluating performance of staff while working to improve end product.

Minimum Qualifications: Minimum of two years of experience in a sports information or athletic communication office and a Bachelor's degree in a related field is required. Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, video production, Stat Crew, Presto or Genius live scoring software are required.

Must be detail oriented and have excellent interpersonal, customer service, organization and planning, prioritization, follow through, time management, and oral and written communication skills. Also, must be flexible and possess the ability to successfully handle multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and work well under pressure, work independently and in a team-oriented environment. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite is required.

This is a full-time, exempt, State position with a full benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/hr/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions.

To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a cover letter, resume and three examples of work (press releases, design, or video content). All attached documents you wish to be submitted with your application should be submitted in the attachments section of the online application. Please note our application only accepts the following formats: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat pdf and txt. You may also include URL's in documents submitted to point us online to view your work examples. Please do not send any documents via E-mail. Three professional references will be requested and required before the final stages of the search. Candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted.

Applications received by September 19, 2019 will receive full consideration; the position is open until filled.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our University community to include students, faculty, and staff, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University's commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/ .


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