Plans and coordinates all facets of the athletic department’s sport media relations while being the liaison between the athletic department, and the media and public.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Must have solid demonstrated knowledge of NCAALive Stats, StatsCrew experience or other sport statistic programs for football, volleyball, basketball and softball. Current knowledge of NCAA, Lone Star Conference, and University policies. Have a working knowledge of Adobe InDesign and Photoshop, as well as experience in specialty programs like StatsCrew, NCAA LiveStats, Neptune and/or other similar web design programs. Must be able to handle multiple deadlines and maintain accuracy. Must be sensitive to cultural differences within the University and community. Must have demonstrated knowledge and interaction with media outlets. Fluent in Microsoft Office, music/ sound software, scoreboards, and camera systems.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
Normal office, athletics environment, and continually changing sports venues. May be required to lift, push, and pull office equipment and materials. Must be able to stoop, bend, squat, sit on floor and ambulate over uneven floor surfaces including stairs and steps. Must be able to visually and auditory assess situations to insure health and safety. Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors, and/or loud noises. Hours may vary depending on sporting events and needs.