The University of Wyoming Athletics Department is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Communication Coordinator. The Communication Coordinator will be responsible for publicizing assigned sports within the University of Wyoming Athletics Department.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Communication Coordinator will work together with the Associate Athletics Director for Communications, Assistant Athletic Director for Communications, the Office Manager and other Communications Coordinators in publicizing the overall athletics department. Salary is commensurate with experience. Flexibility and willingness to work weekend and evening events is expected of all candidates. An attractive benefits package including health insurance and retirement benefits accompanies this position. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
Education: A bachelor’s degree in journalism, communication or a related field is required
Experience: A minimum of two years of experience working in a college athletics media relations/sports information office as a graduate assistant or full-time employee is required ?
Required education, licensure, certification, registration or other requirements:N/A
• Work in experience in an NCAA Division I media relations/sports information office • Experience creating and updating website content • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple projects and ongoing deadlines • Extensive experience with StatCrew software packages for a variety of sports • Two years or more experience in writing, editing, and designing press releases and media guides, and working with social media • Managing press operations at home athletic events • Experience arranging interviews between media, coaches and student-athletes • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects and ongoing deadlines
Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, resume or C.V. and contact information for four work-related references.
UW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
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Internal Number: 19003047
About University of Wyoming
The University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, a town of 30,000 in the heart of the Rocky Mountain West. The state of Wyoming continues to invest in its university, helping to make it a leader in academics, research and outreach. The university has state-of-the-art facilities in many areas and the community provides the advantages of a major university.
Located in a high mountain valley near the Colorado border, Laramie offers both outstanding recreational opportunities and close proximity to Colorado’s Front Range, a bustling group of metropolitan cities including Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins. This beautiful mountain landscape offers outdoor enjoyment in all seasons, with over 300 days of sunshine annually. For more information about the region, please visit http://visitlaramie.org/The University of Wyoming located in Laramie and nestled on Wyoming's high plains between the Laramie and Snowy Mountain ranges is one of the most unique institutions of higher education in America.