Excellent benefits package included. SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status in violation of Title VII.
Internal Number: 12769
Working under the Associate Athletic Director for Internal Operations and Fan Engagement, the Marketing Associate will develop and implement sport-specific and department-wide marketing plans and assist in the developing of long-range planning for marketing initiatives and events. The selected candidate will direct social media efforts and enhance web presence; provide administration with social media analytics and suggestions for changes to maximize effect; and develop and expand website content to enhance visibility. The Marketing Associate will assist in the direction of the branding campaign, visual branding and online digital presence as well as develop and evaluate marketing and advertising materials for various media communication vehicles including design, layout and production of reports, promotional materials, and special publications. Additionally, the Associate will oversee game/event management operations at assigned sports including overseeing marketing activities and implementing game management protocols. The Marketing Associate will also assist in the supervision of the department’s graduate assistants and student employees. As part of the Athletics team, the selected candidate must support the SIUE Principles Governing Athletics, and comply with all University, Conference, and NCAA Division I rules and regulations. Further duties and responsibilities may be assigned based on the needs and goals of the department.
Minimum Qualifications: 1. Bachelor’s degree is marketing, business administration, communications, public relations, or a closely related field. 2. One (1) year (12 months) of professional work experience in marketing, public relations, communications, brand management, or a related professional area.
Note: Master’s degree in an area consistent with the duties of the position may be substituted for one (1) year (12 months) of work experience.
Final candidate must be authorized to work in the U.S. and not require sponsorship.
This position is a current civil service vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
Applicants must apply through SIUE’s HireTouch website. Applications cannot be accepted through the NCAA Market or directly from the applicant.Applicants must submit (upload) a cover letter, resume, unofficial academic transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references through HireTouch. To apply, you can access the job at https://siue.hiretouch.com/cs-current-vacancies/cs-current-vacancies-job-details?jobID=12769&job=marketing-associate-12769.
Applications must include all required documents in order to be considered. Applications must be received by October 28, 2021.
Questions can be directed to Jameson Adams, Associate Director of Athletics, at email@example.com.
SIUE is a Division I NCAA institution and is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and the Mid-American Conference (men's soccer and wrestling).
The mission of the SIUE Intercollegiate Athletics program is to provide students with opportunities to enhance their education, to represent the University, and to participate in competitive sports while developing skills and understanding.