Xavier University, a Jesuit Catholic institution, seeks qualified applications for an Athletic Marketing Assistant for the Athletics Department. This is a temporary position and will report to the Assistant Director of Marketing for Athletics.
Xavier University, a member of the BIG EAST Conference, sponsors 18 NCAA Division I sports. This is a limited term appointment and the Marketing Assistant will serve an integral role in the operations of the marketing department reporting directly to the Assistant Director for Marketing. This position will focus on developing and executing marketing plans for assigned sports for the purpose of maximizing the fan experience. Other duties will include assisting the marketing department with promotional efforts and game day operations for men’s and women’s basketball, fulfillment of the Junior Musketeers Kids Club, processing donation requests, establishing effective on-campus grassroots marketing efforts aimed at increasing student attendance and supporting other department initiatives and special projects. The position will be required to work in the office as well as at numerous athletic and promotional events.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, sports management or a related field 1+ year of experience in a collegiate marketing department Professional, results-oriented self-starter who takes initiative to solve problems Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple responsibilities Strong organizational skills Proficient in Microsoft Office suite Working knowledge of graphic design programs, including Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
This position is a temporary, hourly paid position for a maximum of 25 hours per week. Evening, weekend and holiday hours will be required and schedule may vary. The position may be renewed for a second year, but is limited to a maximum of two years of service. This position in not benefit eligible.
To ensure consideration, interested/qualified applicants must submit a cover letter and resume with at least three references and handles of all personal social media. Submit materials online on Xavier University’s website no later than May 31, 2019.
For more information about Xavier Athletics visit: https://goxavier.com/
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About Xavier University
Founded in 1831, Xavier University is Jesuit, Catholic university in Cincinnati, Ohio. Its three colleges offer 78 undergraduate majors, 43 minors and 11 graduate programs to 6,646 total students, including 3,961 undergraduates. The University is the sixth-oldest Catholic university in the nation and one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities nationwide.