University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics
Job Summary The Assistant Director of Athletic Communications will serve as the primary media contact for volleyball (indoor and beach) and baseball as well as other duties assigned by the Senior Associate A.D. \/ Director of Communications. Responsibilities : Promotion and support of Utah\u2019s intercollegiate athletic programs; producing online team record books\/media guides, game notes, news releases, statistics compilation; generating feature content for video and other unique coverage for UtahUtes.com and Pac12.com; establishing and maintaining positive relations with media through strong interpersonal communication skills; staffing home and select away events; supervising student workers and statistical crews; facilitating social media in line with department goals; other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor\u2019s degree in journalism, communications, sport management or a related field. Minimum of three years in a college sports information office, including at least one year as a full-time assistant, intern or graduate assistant. \u2022 Demonstrated experience in athletic communications \u2022 Extensive knowledge of and the ability to: o Creatively produce and manage the design, layout, content and flow of multiple publications for multiple platforms (i.e. \u201cnew media,\u201d Web, e-mail, podcasts, digital audio & video, digital photography, social media and print) o Communicate effectively to various forms of media outlets and establish favorable public relations o Work collaboratively with other external relations staff (e.g. marketing, video, social media) on group projects Preferences \u2022 Proficient in computer software programs, including Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, and sports statistical software. \u2022 Proficient in social media content creation and management including Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snap Chat. \u2022 Familiar with website content management system (please specify system used). Experience with SideArm highly preferred. Type Benefited Staff Special Instructions Summary Additional Information The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action\/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity\/expression, veteran\u2019s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans\u2019 preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA\/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V\/TDD), email: email@example.com. The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (\u201cURS\u201d). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University\u2019s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information. This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and\/or drug screen.
University of Utah Hospitals & Clinics
Website : http://healthcare.utah.edu/
University of Utah Health Care is the Intermountain West’s only academic health care system, combining excellence in patient care, the latest in medical research, and teaching to provide leading-edge medicine in a caring and personal setting. The system provides care for Utahns and residents of five surrounding states in a referral area encompassing more than 10 percent of the continental United States. Whether it’s for routine care or highly specialized treatment in orthopedics, stroke, ophthalmology, cancer, radiology, fertility, cardiology, genetic-related diseases, organ transplant, or many other areas of medicine, University of Utah Health Care offers the latest technology and advancements, including some services available nowhere else in the region.