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University of Notre Dame
Assistant Director, Athletics Communications

The University of Notre Dame ( is accepting applications for a Assistant Director, Athletics Communications.

Applications will be accepted until 11/22/2017.

As a member of the athletics communications staff, the individual directs and oversees content creation, aggregation and distribution responsibilities for women’s lacrosse, men’s ice hockey (secondary), additional sport(s) and manages credentialing. This individual performs the role of an internal beat reporter, focusing on telling compelling stories in written, video, social media, graphics or other innovative formats. Duties also include generating and overseeing the distribution of record books/media guides, news articles and short-form video, stats and social media interactions. The individual is also responsible for developing external media relationships, managing media requests for assigned sport(s), a few game day event management activities (including statistics) and supporting coaching staffs in their recruiting efforts.

Minimum Qualifications:
The individual should be an experienced and outstanding communicator with experience in public relations, social media, writing, a familiarity with shooting video (or a willingness to be trained) and have proficiency in the Adobe Design Suite (i.e. InDesign, Photoshop, etc.). Experience in a collegiate and/or professional communications/content creation role desired, including managing media and statistics (StatCrew).

Preferred Qualifications:

ABOUT NOTRE DAME:The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind. For the fifth consecutive year, the University of Notre Dame has received Honor Roll distinctions as one of the top 10 higher education workplaces in the country in the Chronicle of Higher Education's annual "Great Colleges to Work For" survey...and we are proud of it!

The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and others that will enhance our community. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).

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