PRIMARY DUTY: The Assistant Athletics Director for Marketing, Promotions, & Licensing is responsible for coordinating marketing, promotions, sponsorships, and licensing for intercollegiate athletics.
1.Develops and conducts the sports marketing program for intercollegiate athletics; Oversees production of all print, electronic, and other media advertising
2.Cultivates corporate partners and sponsors
3.Manages Game Day sponsorships
4.Responsible for promoting ticket sales
5.Develops and implements appropriate promotional and marketing programs to enhance program visibility and support to enhance attendance at Northwest athletic events—Must have promotional plan for ALL sports (to be approved by the Director of Athletics and marketing details approved by the Marketing office)
6.Produces written game scripts for home games
7.Monitors and maintains all aspects of the athletics department’s licensing program, including coordination with external vendors
8.Oversees the operations of the video scoreboard in football and the sound systems in football, volleyball, basketball, soccer, baseball, and softball as a part of the game-day experience
9.Supervises student assistants or part-time labor as part of the video board or sound systems operations or promotional activities
10.Supervises and conducts the athletics internship program for marketing and promotions
11.Assists the Director of Athletics with special projects as assigned
12.Works closely with the University Marketing office to coordinate and implement messaging, design, and provide support for University marketing plan
13.Performs other duties as assigned
Education: Bachelor’s degree
Skills: Basic knowledge of marketing, promotions, and licensing; excellent communication abilities, both written and presentation; excellent customer service and people skills
Education: Master’s degree
Experience: Experience in sales, marketing, or promotions of sports activities; experience coordinating projects across multiple departments
Skills: Knowledge and skills in video scoreboard operations
WORKING CONDITIONS: This position must work and travel nights, weekends, and holidays as necessary. This position must purchase and maintain a cellular device and service that will be used for work functions. This position must be responsible for plan choices, calling areas, service features, terminations clauses, and paying for all charges associated with the cellular device and service.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervises student assistants or part-time labor as part of the video board or sound systems operations or promotional activities; Supervises and conducts the athletics internship program for marketing and promotions
COMMUNITY: Northwest Missouri State University is located in Maryville, Missouri, a community of 12,000 with a diverse economy, and a strong industrial base. Maryville is located 45 miles north of St. Joseph, Missouri and 90 miles north of Kansas City, Missouri. For more information visit the website at www.maryville.org.
Northwest boasts a graduation rate that is in the 85th percentile of the University’s national peer group. In addition, 97 percent of Northwest bachelor’s degree earners and 99 percent of master’s degree earners secure employment or continue their education within six months of graduation, according to the most recent data. For more information visit the website at www.nwmissouri.edu.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until position is filled
DATE AVAILABLE: Immediately
TO APPLY: Please fill out a Northwest application online by clicking http://agency.governmentjobs.com/nwmissouri/default.cfm to reach our employment opportunities listing. You will also need to submit a cover letter, resume, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references in order for your application materials to be complete. Please contact the Office of Human Resources at 660-562-1127 or email email@example.com for more information.
Founded in 1905, Northwest is a four-year university that offers a broad range of profession-based undergraduate and graduate programs on its Maryville campus as well as a location in Kansas City. With an enrollment of 6,600 students, Northwest was ranked by U.S. News and World Report as the top moderately selective regional university in Missouri for the second consecutive year, and it is one of ...only four four-year institutions in Missouri to meet all measures of the state’s performance-based funding initiative during its first three years.Northwest boasts a graduation rate that is in the 85th percentile of the University’s national peer group. In addition, 97 percent of Northwest bachelor’s degree earners and 99 percent of master’s degree earners secure employment or continue their education within six months of graduation, according to the most recent data. For more information visit the website at www.nwmissouri.edu.