Wagner College, a NCAA Division I Institution in Staten Island, New York, is seeking qualified applicants for a Marketing/Media Relations Graduate Assistant position. This position reports directly to both the Assistant AD for External Relations and the Assistant AD for Media Relations.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting in the creation of all marketing promotional materials, the writing, editing, and distribution of athletic news releases and publications to the media and conference office, updating and maintaining the athletics’ website, overseeing the operation of video board and LED tables, writing and creating social media promotions and other marketing-related functions. Will serve as primary media relations contact for several of Wagner’s 24 intercollegiate sports as assigned. Night and weekend work will be required.
Qualifications: This is a two-year graduate assistant position. Bachelor’s degree required.
Required Skills/Software Knowledge: Applicants should have excellent desktop publishing computer skills with a high degree of experience with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign. It is also preferred that the applicant has knowledge and experience with StatCrew statistical software program. Applicants must have strong organizational and time management skills.
All candidates via email should submit a resume, cover letter, three professional references, and two design materials they have created to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2019.
About Wagner College
Wagner College, a Division I institution located in Staten Island, New York which competes in the NEC Conference.