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Duke University
Senior Associate Sports Information Director

Duke University requests applications for the position of Senior Associate Sports Information Director. The individual filling this full-time position will be a member of the department's sports information staff and report to the Associate Director of Athletics/External Affairs.

Requirements include experience in a collegiate or professional media relations environment; outstanding oral and written communications skills; demonstrated organizational skills; and working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, Microsoft Word and The Automated Scorebook.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: managing the daily communications responsibilities for the men’s basketball program; serving as the primary media contact for an additional program; producing media guides, game notes, news releases and feature stories; generating feature content, video and other unique coverage for GoDuke.com, the official website of Duke Athletics; responding to media requests; staffing home and selected away events; supervising statistical crews and other event support personnel; facilitating Duke’s social media outlets for assigned sports; compiling statistics, researching historical records for Duke department of athletics publications and assisting the Sports Information staff with additional duties.

Salary and title for this position are commensurate with experience.

An electronic resume, cover letter, and list of 3 references should be submitted to Duke Athletics HR at dukehr@duaa.duke.edu.

For more information on Duke University Athletics please go to GoDuke.com.
 
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran status, or disability. Duke Athletics has a strong commitment to Affirmative Action and is actively seeking to increase the racial and ethnic diversity of our staff.