Operations, Operations - Compliance, Operations - Sports Information
Cairn University is seeking candidates to fill the full-time staff position of Sports Information Director. Cairn University, a non-denominational Christian institution located in Langhorne, PA, is a member of the NCAA Division III participating in the Colonial States Athletic Conference, and offering 12 intercollegiate sports.
The Sports Information Director (SID) is responsible to gather, assess, maintain, and report statistical and descriptive information for all sports. The SID plays an essential role in creating a positive image of Cairn by producing interesting, timely, and accurate information for the media, to satisfy league requirements, and to publicize sports activities among the University’s various constituents. The SID is the key individual responsible for marketing Cairn Athletics: The SID performs statistical analysis of in-game data, compiles individual and team performance break-down, prepares pre-game and post-game press releases and articles incorporating athlete and coach interviews, and manages the Athletics social media including, Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. In addition to having experience taking stats, the individual must have experience in using statistic-oriented databases, video editing, film breakdown, conference reporting, and writing game day articles. The SID assists the Director of Athletics and supports the athletics programs in a variety of ways which may include department administration, NCAA compliance, and assisting with game-day details.
The position requires a bachelor’s degree. A degree in English or Communications is preferred; excellent writing skills are required. One to three years of experience with managing statistics or sports marketing and a background in athletics are required. Proficient in Stat Crew software for all sports. Experience with Sidearm, photoshop design, and promoting ahtletics through social media. Applicants must be in agreement with the University’s mission, vision, statement of faith, and standards of community life.
Located in Langhorne, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, Cairn exists to educate students to serve Christ in the church, society, and the world as biblically minded, well-educated and professionally competent men and women of character. Students earn bachelor’s degrees in various areas including Bible, Youth and Family Ministry, Education, Social Work, Music, Business Administration, English, History, a...nd Liberal Arts, and graduate degrees in Business Administration, Divinity, Theology, Education, Organizational Leadership, and Counseling.