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Newberry College
Athletic Communications Assistant (3)

Newberry College Athletic Communications Assistantship (10 month)

Job title: Athletic Communications Assistant (Three will be hired)

Description:
Ten-month appointment (beginning July/August 2017). Prefer experience in Sports Information/Athletic Communications with working knowledge of Stat Crew for various sports and record keeping of all sports. Require proficient use of computers and desktop publishing (Adobe Creative Suite, specifically InDesign and Photoshop; Microsoft Office). Will become primary contact of multiple sports, assist in writing press releases, compilation of statistics and the writing, designing and editing of media guides, game programs, and other publications. Strong organizational skills are essential. Bachelor’s degree required. Compensation includes $1000 per month, campus housing if available, and a meal plan. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

Background and placement:
The assistantship position at Newberry has a long tradition of hard-working individuals who have gone on to become contributors to their profession over the last decade. Alumni of the program include head and assistant SIDs in all three NCAA divisions and others in minor league baseball front offices.

In this position, you will get involved in a little bit of everything. You will be a primary sport contact for multiple sports from Day One. We work in a fairly relaxed environment with the goal of providing top-notch services for small-school student-athletes.

A letter of application, resume, writing samples, and three references should be forwarded to:

Randall Stewart
Director of Athletic Communications
Re: Athletic Communications Assistant Opening
2100 College Street
Newberry, SC 29108
randall.stewart@newberry.edu