Assistant Director of Athletics for Communications & Events


Posting Start Date
3/15/2017
Institution/Company
Stevens Institute of Technology
Location
Hoboken, NJ
Job Type
Full Time - Experienced

Job Description
Responsibilities: Supervise and manage the Office of Athletic Communications and Events to include oversight of two full-time staff members (assistant director of athletic communications and events manager) and a large student staff; coordination of communication regarding all facets of the intercollegiate athletic program; management of department website and all social media and video outlets; dissemination of press releases and feature stories; maintain team records and archives; and coordinate nominations for all awards and academic honors for student-athletes, teams, coaches and staff.  

The events manager, under the supervision of the Assistant Director of Athletics for Communications and Events, is responsible for all facets of intercollegiate event operations including scheduling of professional and student staff; ensure that game coverage, including web streaming, audio and live stats is optimal; work with game administrator to ensure appropriate crowd control measures; communicate with visiting teams and fans as needed prior to, during and after each event to ensure a first class experience; and set up and break down of facility. 

Serve as a member of the athletic department’s senior management team. Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.

Employer Information

Stevens Institute of Technology invites applications for the full-time position of Assistant Director of Athletics for Communications and Events. Stevens is a member of the Empire 8, ECAC and NCAA Division III and offers 26 varsity sports (13 for men and 13 for women), 13 club sports, a wide variety of intramural sports and special events, an extensive outdoor adventure program and a wide selection of wellness/fitness classes. Located in Hoboken, New Jersey, a historic small town that is just minutes away from Manhattan, Stevens has an enrollment of over 3,100 undergraduate students.

Stevens Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against applicants or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including, but not necessarily limited to, race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, disability, or any protected military or veteran status.

Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Application Instructions

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.