Summary: Reporting to the Associate AD for Communications/PR, the Associate Director for Athletic Communications assists with the publicity efforts of the University’s NCAA Division I intercollegiate sports and also helps oversee the athletic department’s web page, social media accounts, press releases and statistical records. Primary sports information contact for sports as assigned. Night and weekend work required as needed.
Work Performed: Media and Public Relations: Designated primary contact for all local, regional, and national media outlets. Coordinates all interviews for coaches and staff. Supervise and approve content posted on all program/department social media accounts. Produce content and develop program media guides and other printed materials. Schedule and produce video content for distribution. Website: Oversee and plan all content published on csusports.com. Conduct routine general website maintenance and enhancements.
Statistics and Program Records:Management and distribution of Live Stats and StatCrew/Genius files for all events. Maintain and update program record books.
Gameday/Event Operations: Oversight of gameday media staff both part-time and full-time staff. Management of press box at select events. Coordinate execution of gameday scripts and PA reads with Marketing. Manages scoreboard operations at select sporting event. Scheduling and management of gameday staff both part-time and full-time staff.
Design Elements and Graphics: Collaborate and design all published content, promotional materials, and social media graphics.
Supervisor Responsibility: 30-60 assorted part-time and game day staff, work study students and interns. Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Charleston Southern University, founded in 1964 as Baptist College, is an independent comprehensive university located in North Charleston, South Carolina, United States. Affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention, the university's vision is to be nationally recognized for integrating faith in learning, leading and serving. NCAA Division 1 member of the Big South Conference.