UNC Asheville offers a small-college setting in one of the most scenic areas of the country. Our beautiful location provides the backdrop for career-minded professionals who embrace and reflect the university's core values of diversity and inclusion, innovation and sustainability, as we continue building a respectful, vibrant, responsible and inclusive campus community. The Director of Marketing and Fan Engagement manages marketing and fan engagement efforts in support of fan attendance and ticket revenue for 16 NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletics programs, with an emphasis on men's and women's basketball. This position is also responsible for promotional and production aspects of athletics events and activities, including event entertainment and contest promotions.
Possession of a Master's degree in business, marketing or sports management is preferred, however, a Bachelor's degree with equivalent independent experience may also be considered. Two to three years of experience in digital marketing, promotions, or ticket sales in collegiate, professional or minor league athletics is a plus.
UNC Asheville is committed to equality and diversity of experiences for our students, applicants and employees. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply regardless of socio-economic status, gender expression, gender and sexual identity, culture, and ideological beliefs. UNC Asheville is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will not discriminate against applicants and employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other legally protected status with respect to all terms, conditions, and privileges of university-sponsored activities, employment, and the use of university facilities.
"Champions in Athletics and Leaders in Life"
Sportsmanship, fairness, honesty, respect, responsibility, and compassion are the hallmarks of our athletics program. Adhering to these values helps create a culture of excellence that emphasizes academics, community service, inclusion, and integrity for our fans, staff, and student-athletes. A successful, well-run athletics program also builds pride... in and support for the University among students, faculty, staff, alumni and the citizens of the Asheville area in western North Carolina.UNC Asheville Athletics proudly sponsors competitive, broad-based, fiscally-sound and ethically responsible NCAA Division I athletic programs. www.uncabulldogs.com