The Assistant Director of Marketing and Fan Engagement will serve under the direction of the Senior Director of Marketing & Fan Engagement and be responsible for creating marketing and promotions plans, game presentations, and day-to-day operational tasks of the marketing office. The position will work with other unites in the athletic department (e.g., athletic communications, ticket sales, creative services, event management and operations, facilities, etc.) to ensure all logistics for events are properly managed.
Work Conditions & Physical Requirements
The position must be able to perform work duties during flexible hours, including nights, weekends, and holidays. The selected individual must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time; constantly operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine, and computer printer, and other office equipment. The person in this position needs to occasionally move about inside the office and or/venue to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc. The person in this position frequently communicates with coaches and staff who have inquiries about their given sport. Must be able to exchange accurate information with these coaches and staff. This position frequently moves communications and office equipment weighing up to 50 pounds across campus for various events.
5-10 - Travel will be based on the nature of the team’s schedule (e.g., championship tournament, service academy games, etc.) and on the need for assistance for home events.
Bachelor’s degree in communications, sports management, business, marketing, or related field
Experience with using Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office programs.
Experience with using Click Effects Pro Audio or Sound Director
Minimum of one to two years of sports marketing or relevant experience at the collegiate or professional level strongly preferred.
The United States Military Academy (USMA) is renowned as the world's preeminent leadership development institution in the world. Located on the banks of the Hudson River in West Point, NY, it is approximately one hour from New York City. The mission of USMA is "to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country and prepared for a career of professional excellence and service to the Nation as an officer in the United States Army." This position will be housed within the Army West Point Athletic Association, Inc. (AWPAA), which is a non-profit corporation organized to manage and support the 30 intercollegiate athletic programs at the Academy. The AWPAA mission is to provide an extraordinary NCAA Division I athletic experience that develops leaders of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country.