Assistant Director of Creative Services - Social Media
Creighton University Athletics
Location: Omaha, Nebraska
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: Full Time - Exempt
Internal Number: 210753
The Creighton University Athletic Department is now accepting applications for Assistant Director of Creative Services – Social Media. Creighton is located in Omaha, Nebraska, and competes with NCAA Division I members of the BIG EAST Conference.
This role will assist the creative services department in overseeing the implementation of the marketing and communication efforts of Creighton Athletics. The position is responsible for developing and maintaining content to help promote all 14 sports supported at the university. Primarily responsible for assisting with all digital marketing, social media, game operations, and graphic design efforts for the department. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: managing department and team social media accounts, developing and maintaining social media, email, and digital plans, providing graphic design support for the department, game operations duties for assigned sports, managing branding efforts, assisting in photographic and video efforts, participating in managing the website and other tasks as assigned. Robust graphic design, video editing, and social media analytics skills are required. Complies with all applicable National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and BIG EAST Conference regulations in the performance of job duties.
Bachelor's degree required in Public Relations, Communication, Marketing, Journalism, Sports Management, or a related field
Candidates should possess 2-3 years of experience in creative services or athletics
Experience pitching and developing strong relationships with traditional and new media
Experience in using online communications tools to enhance and amplify an organization’s core messages
Knowledge of various camera types and formats is critical. Must be skilled in sports videography and editing for sports.
Knowledge of media, social media concepts and principles, print and electronic media outlets, and accurate writing skills are essential
Adobe Create Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere) and Digital photography/video. Strong organizational, communication, detail-oriented and overall computer skills
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Disclosure Statement: This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.
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