Responsibilities: The Assistant Athletics Communications Director (AACD) will work closely with the Athletic Communications Director to promote Bryn Mawr’s intercollegiate athletic teams. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, producing game recaps, news releases, and feature stories; assisting with video and graphic design production; maintaining the school’s athletics website (GoBrynMawr.com) and various social media outlets; staffing home events; and campus engagement (including involvement with Bryn Mawr’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, Alumnae Relations and with other campus offices).
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. A successful candidate will have experience with or the ability to master programs such as StatCrew, Abobe Design Suite, and website content management systems (such as PrestoSports). The ability to communicate effectively across all forms of media is expected. Willingness to work evening and weekend hours is a must.
Salary and Availability: $23,660 annual salary, full-time, benefits eligible, 10-month position. The internship runs for two years beginning August 1, 2017 and ending May 31, 2019. An additional $3000 will be provided for professional development opportunities. Successful candidate must be available to travel to Indianapolis July 27-28, 2017 for NCAA orientation.
College Profile: Located in suburban Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr College is a highly selective liberal arts college for women who share an intense commitment to intellectual inquiry, an independent and purposeful vision of their lives, and a desire to make meaningful contributions to the world. Bryn Mawr comprises an undergraduate college with 1,300 students, as well as coeducational graduate programs in social work and in some humanities and sciences. The College promotes faculty excellence in both research and teaching, and has strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; minority candidates and women are especially encouraged to apply.