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Mississippi State University Athletics
Assistant Coordinator, Athletic Communications

Mississippi State University Athletics is seeking an Assistant Coordinator/Athletic Communications to join its communications team. Responsibilities will include serving as the primary communications contact for the Bulldog track and field and cross country teams and communications oversight of a possible fall sport, including volleyball or soccer.

The successful candidate must be highly organized and driven with exceptional multi-tasking and communication skills. This position will work closely with the Associate Athletic Director/Communications and the department’s graduate assistants and student assistants. The candidate must have strong knowledge of social media platforms, and the candidate will manage, create and strategize creative digital content for the department’s social media channels. Travel will be required as well as working long hours and weekends.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications or journalism
  • One (1) year intern or graduate experience in media relations or communications
  • Served as a primary communications contact for a sport at a previous school

To Apply
  • Candidates must submit letter of application, resume, and the names of references.
  • Follow the instructions at the link below to apply

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.