The University of North Georgia is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve on the department’s External Operations team as a graduate assistant for the 2019-20 academic year. The graduate assistant will help promote Nighthawks’ 13 NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletic programs.
The External Operations Graduate Assistant is a member of the department’s creative services team and will assist with the stream of all home UNG athletic events on the Nighthawk Sports Network, provide video and audio highlights from home events while creating graphically branded content for UNGAthletics.com and the department’s social media channels.
Essential Duties • Play significant role on department’s creative services team • Create new digital content to promote teams and events in usage on video boards, UNGAthletics.com and social media • Provide oversight of department’s social media strategy and content team • Provide digital content support for department’s special events • Capture and edit highlights from home sporting events • Produce and edit video feature stories in conjunction with Coordinator of Athletic Communications • Assist with video streaming of home Nighthawk Sports Network contests
Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree, as well as outstanding writing, communication and interpersonal skills. Previous experience working with video streaming, new media platforms and experience is college athletics is encouraged. A working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is recommended.
About University of North Georgia
The University of North Georgia is a state supported, co-educational four-year liberal arts institution know for its academic excellence. The campus is located an hour north of Atlanta in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in historic Dahlonega, GA. The institution sponsors 13 NCAA intercollegiate athletic teams.