ASSISTANT ATHLETIC DIRECTOR - CREATIVE & EMERGING MEDIA
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
April 11, 2018
Full-time - Experienced
Operations, Operations - Sports Information, Operations - Video Services
4 Year Degree
The Assistant Athletic Director of Creative & Emerging Media is responsible for creating and implementing the overall digital communications strategies and creative initiatives of the University of Nebraska Athletic Department. Serve on the Executive Associate Athletic Director for Marketing and Communications’ executive team to provide feedback and expertise on creative and emerging media trends and best practices. Assist the Executive Associate Athletic Director for Marketing and Communications in the management of the Creative Services team to advance the Nebraska brand across all creative outlets. Directly responsible for the management, professional development and task assignment of the Creative and Emerging Media staff to create photo, graphic and video content for digital distribution across all platforms to achieve Athletic Department goals. Directly oversee and manage digital communications channels such as primary social media accounts and overall direction and design of Huskers.com. Serve as liaison with 3rd party rights holder and 3rd party technology companies to achieve department initiatives in the digital space. Create education and training initiatives across the Athletic Department to assist in the management of secondary social media outlets. Work with coaches and administrators to develop digital media campaigns and activations. Explore and implement new and developing technologies to engage existing and new audiences with the Nebraska brand.
Must be available to work evening and weekend hours. Regular travel during football season and periodic travel with other teams throughout the academic year. Criminal history background check will be conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Applicant review begins April 26.
View requisition S_180304 at http://employment.unl.edu to apply. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.