Fan Engagement Assistant (Part-time) James Madison University, a Division I Member of the NCAA is accepting applications for two Fan Engagement Assistant positions for the Athletics Fan Engagement Department. The Athletics Fan Engagement Assistant will report directly to the Director of Fan Engagement and will serve an integral role in the operations of the fan engagement (marketing) department, working directly with several sports. This position will develop and execute marketing plans for assigned sports, to include creating attendance programs and initiatives while overseeing game day atmosphere, fan engagement and overall marketing operations. Other duties will include assisting the Fan Engagement Department with promotions and game day operations for football and men’s and women’s basketball, and supporting other department initiatives and special projects as assigned. This position will be required to work in an office as well as at numerous athletic events and other promotional events. To apply go to https://joblink.jmu.edu/postings/11829 or visit JobLink.jmu.edu and reference posting number S2645. Pay Range: $12.00 per hour.
James Madison University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a diverse and inclusive work and educational community that is free of all forms of discrimination. This institution does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, parental status, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status.
Required Qualifications include: • Previous experience in Athletics Fan Engagement/Marketing, preferably in a campus setting • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite • Professional, results-oriented self-starter who takes initiative to solve problems • Ability to work independently and in group settings with a positive demeanor • Excellent writing and editing skills, attention to detail is essential • Outgoing personality and ability to work with people in multiple settings and varied backgrounds • Creative and determined worker that is proactive in sales and promotion • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple responsibilities • Strong organizational and communication skills
Preferred Qualifications include: • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, inDesign or similar) • Experience in brand marketing or athletics marketing • Knowledge of and interest in collegiate athletics • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in marketing, sport management or another related field