Utah State University Athletics is looking for a qualified candidate to serve as their Assistant Director of Marketing. The position will report to the Assistant Athletics Director for Marketing. Assist in the athletics department’s efforts to maximize attendance and revenue at ticketed sports as well as maximizing attendance at non-ticketed sports. Coordinate various marketing and promotional programs designed toenhance the game day and fan experience. Create content and coordinate strategic communication efforts through department and team social media accounts. Work in-conjunction with Aggie Sports Properties (Learfield) to fulfill corporate sponsorship elements. This position will provide marketingoversight for women’s basketball, men’s & women’s tennis and track & field as well as assist with marketing efforts for football, volleyball, men’s basketball, gymnastics and softball. The Assistant Director of Marketing will oversee the recruitment, hiring and management of undergraduate intern staff. This position will oversee and enhance on-campus advertising efforts. Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in sports management, marketing or related field.
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills.
Previous athletics marketing experience as an undergrad or graduate student.
Ability to manage multiple tasks in a group setting.
Previous experience working within Adobe Creative Suite.
1-2 years of athletics marketing experience.
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite.
Proficiency with in-arena digital signage/video board operations.
Experience directing all marketing/promotional activities surrounding an athletic event.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience, plus benefits
Internal Number: 2019-2136
About Utah State University
Since its founding in 1888, Utah State University has evolved from a small, agricultural college to one that is nationally and internationally recognized for its intellectual and technological leadership in land, water, space and life enhancement. As Utah’s land-grant and space-grant institution, the university has 850 faculty who provide education for more than 23,000 undergraduate and graduate students, including 10,000 in its continuing education sites located throughout the state of Utah.
Located in the city of Logan in northern Utah’s Cache Valley, Utah State is 80 miles northeast of Salt Lake City. The surrounding area, including ski resorts, lakes, rivers and mountains, makes Utah State one of the finest recreational environments in the nation. Beyond Logan Canyon and just another four hours north is Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park.
The mission of Utah State University is to be one of the nation’s premier student-centered land-grant and space-grant universities by fostering the principle that academics come first, by cultivating diversity of thought and culture, and by serving the public through learning, discovery and engagement.