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					Position: A01975                                         Posting Date: September 12, 2012

                         ADMINISTRATIVE POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT
TITLE OF POSITION:                               Assistant Director of Sports Media Relations
DEPARTMENT:                                      Athletics, Rose Hill


RESPONSIBILITIES:
   Primary media contact for women’s basketball, softball, men’s soccer, and men’s golf.
   Assists with other sports when necessary.
   Assists with administering all media services for the Athletic Department; designing and editing media guides and
     game programs, coordinating interviews, producing press releases and game notes, and recording statistical
     information.
   Provides media relations event and game-day management activities.
   Maintains and updates the athletic web site, to include scores, rosters, schedules, articles, press releases, statistics,
     and game notes. Responsible for incorporating GameTracker and video streaming for selected sports.
   Provides conference offices with required information for weekly releases and announcements.
   Supervises the statistics staff, and work-study staff that assist in the administration of all athletic contests for
     selected sports as determined by the Director of Media Relations.
   Assists the Athletic Department in its communication and public relations initiatives with the Office of Public
     Affairs.
   Assists with the preparation and editing of scripts and publications for Athletic Department special events.
   Attends home and away games for selected teams.
   Compliance with all NCAA, Atlantic 10 and University rules and regulations.
   Additional duties as assigned.
   Position involves night and weekend work as well as travel with selected teams.
QUALIFICATIONS:
   Bachelor’s degree in communications or other related field required. Master’s Degree preferred.
   Minimum of two years’ experience in a collegiate Sports Information Office, Conference Office, or closely related
     field required, preferred.
   Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and compliance issues as they pertain to publicity and promotional efforts
     required.
   Exceptional writing and editing skills required.
   Computer experience with PageMaker/InDesign and Microsoft Word required.
   Knowledge of Statcrew software programs required.
   Experience with video streaming and editing in Windows Media Required.
   Experience with TriCaster preferred.

SALARY:                                          Commensurate with experience


STARTING DATE:                                   ASAP


SEND LETTER & RESUME:                            Joe DiBari, Director of Sports Media Relations
                                                 dibari@fordham.edu
                                                 Fax: 718-817-4244

           FORDHAM UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION INSTITUTION.

				
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