Position Type: Professional Location: Brockport Division/Equivalent: Enrollment Management & Student Affairs School/Unit: Athletics Categories: Professional Non-Faculty
Sports Information Director
The College at Brockport
The Athletics Department at The College at Brockport, State University of New York is comprised of 23 sports and is accepting applications for the position of Sports Information Director. The position is responsible to develop and coordinate a comprehensive and integrated marketing communications program including media and public relations, publications, website, social media, and e-communications and advertising. This is a full-time, 12 month position that reports to the Director of Athletics.
Develops and coordinates a comprehensive and integrated marketing communications program including media and public relations, publications, advertising, promotional items, signage, website, social media, and e-communications to help achieve the goals of the College's Athletic program. Ensures information about Brockport's Athletics programs is available to the public in a timely and effective manner by developing and coordinating a comprehensive program of sports coverage which focuses on both the competitive and non-competitive activities and includes information on student-athletes and teams. Provides timely updates to supporters through the dissemination of news releases, alumni and booster newsletters and other publications. Maintains, implements and develops the website. Develops and implements a social media plan. Manages all in-game operations for statistics, score keeping and public address of all athletic events. Implements of video streaming and live stats for athletic events. Maintains a comprehensive system for filing records and statistics for all sports. Maintains the Brockport Athletics historical data including the Hall of Fame. Reports all results and statistical information to NCAA and conference affiliates. Prepares staff and student award nominations. Hires, trains and supervises student interns, student workers and graduate assistants to assist with office functions. Assists with intercollegiate event management. Evenings and weekends required.
Required Qualifications Bachelor's Degree by time of appointment from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized college or university; minimum three years experience in a sports information program at the collegiate level; experience working in communication, marketing, and/or public relations; Stat Crew or equivalent statistical software experience; and, knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Preferred Qualifications Master's Degree by time of appointment from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized college or university; three to five years experience in a sports information program at the intercollegiate level; experience in development of website design and management; and, experience with implementation of athletics communications and marketing plan.
Department Description The Department of Athletics is an NCAA Division III program and a member of the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC), Empire 8, NCGA and ECAC Conferences. The Athletic Department promotes the mission, reputation and identity of The College at Brockport. It consists of 100 professional staff members and volunteers that serve 600+ student-athletes in various roles.
The College The College at Brockport, State University of New York, serves a diverse student body of over 7,100 undergraduate and 1,100 graduate students enrolled in 50 undergraduate majors and more than 50 masters' programs, teacher certification programs and advanced graduate certificates supported by more than 750 instructional faculty and professional staff. The College is an inclusive learning community that inspires excellence through growth, engagement, and transformation. Located in western New York, the College benefits from a small town atmosphere located near major metropolitan cities; 16 miles west of Rochester, 45 miles east of Buffalo, and 140 miles from Toronto.
Salary and Benefits Competitive salary commensurate with experience. We offer an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurances, retirement and generous paid time off.
Application Instructions Interested candidates should apply online at jobs.brockport.edu and submit a cover letter, resume and the names, addresses and phone number of three professional references. Review of application materials will begin immediately and application materials will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.
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Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Diversity Statement We are part of an academic community committed to fostering integrity, civility, and justice. We affirm that the dignity of our Brockport community is protected when free speech, academic freedom and individual rights are expressed within a climate of civility and mutual respect. Striving to learn from each other, we value human diversity because it enriches our lives and it is fundamental to the College's commitment to teaching, learning, scholarship and service leading to student success.
The College at Brockport, State University of New York is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.
Founded in 1835, The College at Brockport is a nationally recognized comprehensive public college focused on student success. We are proud of our academic quality and exceptional value. Our 464-acre campus has 67 buildings occupying about one-quarter of the campus, with rolling grassy fields and wooded land. Each year, The College at Brockport awards approximately 25 percent of all bachelor's degrees in the Rochester area, with many alumni staying in Rochester to work or attend graduate school. Our alumni serve in leadership roles in business, government, public safety, health care, the arts, sciences and education.