McNeese State University, a Division I member of the NCAA and the Southland Conference, is seeking a highly motivated individual with strong leadership and technical skills for a full-time position of Coordinator of Digital Media and Graphic Design. This position will lead the Athletic Digital Media, Social Media, and Branding efforts, under the direction of the Director of Sports Information and in conjunction with the Marketing Department, will implement goals and objectives as they relate to McNeese’s 16-sport NCAA Division I athletics program, The Southland Conference and NCAA policies and procedures.
Execute all forms of Digital Content for Marketing, Social Media, and Sports Information
Coordinate pregame hype videos, recruiting graphics, and other digital media and promotion needs by the athletic teams
Produce and Edit all digital content as it aligns with the Marketing Plans and those of the McNeese Athletic Foundation
Develop the media plan, addressing all forms of advertising (commercials, newspaper, etc), and designing and executing the artwork for posters, schedule cards, and other fan marketing items.
Coordinates the photographers, videographers, and other elements of game media
Advanced knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier Pro and After Effects.
Adheres to NCAA and Southland Conference rules and regulations, as well as the policies and procedures of the department, the University, and the University of Louisiana System (ULS).
Required: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
Preferred: Master’s degree from an accredited institution.
Knowledge and understanding of Graphic Design and Digital Media
Experience in developing relevant analysis of social media opportunities and strategies
Ability to communicate with diverse audiences in a way they can and will effectively steward and advance the Athletics Department.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communications and management skills.
Ability to operate a departmental budget within allocated resources
Ability to supervise personnel through previous leadership experience
Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA DI rules, practices, policies, philosophy and procedures.
The position is open until filled.
Application Materials and Contact:
For the application process, interested applicants should electronically submit a: Cover Letter, Resume, References, (name, phone number, and e-mail address of at least three), and Unofficial Transcripts. Please email the required documents to Senior Associate A.D., Tanner Stines at firstname.lastname@example.org; Phone: (337) 475-5215
About McNeese State University
McNeese is a member of NCAA DI -FCS, and a Member of the Southland Conference. McNeese is located in Lake Charles, LA.