Drake Athletics is seeking applicants for the position of Assistant Director of Athletics Marketing. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing, implementing and executing a comprehensive marketing and ticket sales plan for women’s basketball, volleyball, men’s soccer and other sports as assigned. This position also utilizes official social media platforms to engage fans by delivering entertaining and informative content and is charged with administering a campus marketing strategy to increase student engagement. In addition, this position will also develop and implement an aggressive advertising plan to increase awareness for assigned sports through print and electronic media, outdoor advertising, web content, community partners and social media platforms. Requires minimum of 2 years of experience in collegiate or professional sports marketing, promotions or sales, or an equivalent field. Salary is commensurate with experience, in addition to a robust benefits package provided by Drake University.
Bachelor's Degree Required
1-3 years working in collegiate athletic marketing preferred
About Drake University
Drake University is a private, co-educational university located in the city of Des Moines, Iowa. The institution offers a number of undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as professional programs in law and pharmacy. Located in Des Moines, Iowa's capital city, the University is uniquely positioned to provide learning opportunities through partnerships with the city's bounty of businesses, schools, government and cultural activity.Drake is an NCAA Division I member and competes in the Missouri Valley Conference in all sports except football and crew. In football, Drake competes in the FCS NCAA Division I Pioneer Football League. In crew, Drake competes in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference.