Troy University is accepting applications for the Director of Athletics Communications. Troy University, located in Troy, Alabama, is a member of the Sun Belt Conference and sponsors 16 NCAA sports and is a member of the Football Bowl Subdivision.
This position will serve as the secondary communications contact for the Troy football team and the primary communications contact for the women’s basketball team, handling all aspects of publicity for the program. Additionally, the Director of Athletics Communications could serve as the primary contact for other sports as assigned.
Sport responsibilities include, but are not limited to, producing media guides, game notes, news releases, and feature stories; generating feature content, video and other unique coverage for TroyTrojans.com and Troy’s social media accounts; responding to media requests; staffing home and selected away events; supervising student workers as well as statistical crews and other event support personnel; assisting the Associate Athletics Director for Communications and Creative Content in the day-to-day operations of the Athletics Communications Office.
The Director of Athletics Communications will play a vital role in Troy Athletics digital media strategy and telling stories through a variety of media across multiple platforms.
To Apply: E-mail resume along with writing and design samples to email@example.com For more information about Troy Athletics visit TroyTrojans.com
Minimum / Preferred Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree required • Three years experience in intercollegiate communications office and/or related field • Extensive experience in desktop publishing, graphic design and video editing using the Adobe Creative Suite software • Vast experience in writing, editing and designing effective publications • Strong communications and organizational skills • Strong working knowledge with Stat Crew / NCAA Genius Stats • All candidates should possess an ability to meet deadlines and work nights/weekends • Successful completion of a background check
About Troy University
Troy University is located in the southern part of Alabama. The Department of Athletics sponsors 16 varsity sports. TROY is an FBS institution and a member of the Sun Belt Conference. Troy University: “Alabama’s International University”.