The Sports Information Director will be a key figure in managing and promoting the media presence of the D1 Athletics program at Delaware State University. This position involves overseeing the dissemination of information, managing media relations, and enhancing the overall visibility and branding of the Athletics program.
- Develop and execute comprehensive sports information and media relations strategies.
- Create and maintain accurate and up-to-date statistical records for teams and individual athletes.
- Serve as the primary liaison between the Athletics program and media outlets.
- Coordinate and manage press conferences, interviews, and media events.
- Generate content for official Athletics program publications and digital platforms.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
- Strong writing and communication skills with an emphasis on sports journalism.
- Proficient in sports statistics software and content management systems.
- Knowledge of media relations practices and strategies.
- Ability to work collaboratively with coaching staff, athletes, and external media outlets.
- Familiarity with digital media platforms and social media trends.