Sports information graduate assistant (Wichita, Kansas)
Sports Information Graduate Assistant
Newman University seeks a sports information graduate assistant for the 2017-18 school year. The graduate assistant will assist the sports information director in the promotion of the university’s 18 sports.
The position is a one-year commitment beginning August 14, 2017, with a high probability of renewal for a second year. The successful candidate will receive a waiver for full tuition and fees, as well as room and board.
Duties include, but are not limited to, writing and editing press releases, coverage of home athletic events, maintenance of athletics website, graphic design, and promotion of the department’s social media channels. The graduate assistant will be the primary contact for a variety of sports, and night and weekend work are required.
A bachelor’s degree and acceptance into one of Newman’s graduate programs. Candidates should have a basic knowledge of a wide range of sports.
Experience in a college sports information office, as well as knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, and Stat Crew. Candidates with photography experience are encouraged to apply.
Please email cover letter, resume, references and writing samples to Sports Information Director David Rung at firstname.lastname@example.org.