The Assistant Director of Athletic Communications will assist the Associate Director of Athletics for Communications and the Office of Athletic Communications at Hofstra University in all facets of the athletic communications operation, serve as primary media contact and be responsible for the day-to-day operations and duties in several sports as assigned.
Responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to: â€¢ Oversee athletic communications operation in primary sports as well as assist in game operations for other sports as needed. â€¢ Assist in the athletic department's video content and production. Including live game production and producing features. â€¢ Assist in the development of all of the athletic department's graphic design projects for printed materials. â€¢ Travel with menâ€™s lacrosse; and with other primary sports as home schedule and game importance dictate. â€¢ Assist in the design and upkeep of GoHofstra.com, the official website of Hofstra Athletics. â€¢ Oversee all content in primary sports for GoHofstra.com. â€¢ Oversee all social media and video content in primary sports, and be forward-thinking and have strong experience in multiple social media platforms. â€¢ Assist in the creation of other content to be used on GoHofstra.com and various social media channels. â€¢ Write and edit press releases and game notes in primary sports. â€¢ Assist in the publication of game programs in primary sports. â€¢ Assist in the planning and design of virtual guides and record books with the associate director of athletics for communications and the director of athletic publications. â€¢ Coordinate press box/row activities in primary sports including staffing and the approval and issuance of credentials. â€¢ Schedule and oversee press conferences in primary sports as needed. â€¢ Coordinate all interview requests in primary sports. â€¢ Serve as athletic communications game manager in primary sports. â€¢ Update records and statistics in primary sports. â€¢ Oversee all game-day staffing. â€¢ Oversee all photography needs for the office and the athletic department. â€¢ Support the associate director of athletics for communications in promoting the University and Athletics Department at special events. â€¢ Assist in the direction of the student-assistant staff. â€¢ Assist with various assignments from the Hofstra University Athletics Department.
Internal Number: 898667
About Hofstra University
Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the w...orld who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.