This position specifically supports the mission of the University and the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics by assisting in institutional compliance with NCAA and Conference rules and regulations.
Duties/Physical Demands: Serve as the primary point person behind the department's in-game production efforts.
Oversees event presentation development and execution for all MU athletics teams with a primary focus on directing the game presentation for football, basketball and ice hockey.
Produce consistent game presentation elements in assigned sports: production to include writing and updating run-of-show documents (timelines) and PA scripts; managing and operating video board (where applicable); assisting with the creation and production of video board content for in-game use (where applicable); developing sponsor-related in-game promotions; coordinating spirit elements on game days including music/sound effects; Pep Band, Cheer and Swoop (mascot), uphold University mission through work performed; and other duties as assigned.
Work collaboratively with Communications, Broadcasting, & various sports to coordinate the planning and implementation of in-game activities and promotions that identify creative and innovative programs that engage both existing and potential fans, resulting in an entertaining atmosphere and that encourages spectator loyalty and support.
Assist with sponsorship fulfillment responsibilities related to IMG Sports Properties.
Manage music playlists for all sports including outside contractors.
Assist in the organization and implementation of athletic and special events for the athletic department.
Facilitate communication between internal and external units regarding game day management.
Assist in the continual communications of event information to staff and other constituents.
Assist in trouble shooting and problem solving during events.
Other duties as assigned.
A bachelor’s degree in sports administration/management or related field
Strong computer literacy in Windows, Excel, Word and Publisher as well as internet functions.
Must have strong written and oral communication skills.
Minimum of 2-4 years of in-game event management experience within the NCAA or a professional sporting organization.
Experience using Click Effects, Daktronics Show Control System or similar
Exhibiting strong interpersonal skills, bringing expertise to the organization and best practices to event presentation.
Must demonstrate the majority of the following: a strong work ethic, good time management skills, ability to self motivate, want to excel and establish a career in athletics, ability to work effectively with internal and external constituents, particularly senior staff, coaching staffs, and other appropriate University staff, should be able to work in a fast-paced environment and quickly adapt to change, organized, highly responsible, have a positive attitude, able to accept direction and constructive criticism, ability to work both independently and as a member of a team, able to work on multiple projects, and the ability to prioritize events and/or circumstances is essential.
A graduate degree in sports administration/management or related field.
Experience using graphic design or video editing programs (Adobe Creative Cloud/Final Cut Pro X) or similar.
3+ years’ experience in game day management, marketing or in-game production.
Affiliation: Public university of OhioPhilosophy: Miami is a residential university with a focus on teaching undergraduates. A liberal education core complements the more specialized studies of the majors.Established: 1809; named for the Miami Indian Tribe that inhabited the area now known as the Miami Valley Region of OhioLocations: Main campus in Oxford, Ohio (35 miles north of Cincinnati); regional locations in Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester, Ohio; European Center in LuxembourgEnrollment: 14,872 undergraduates and 2,395 graduate students on the Oxford campus; 3,680 undergraduates on the Hamilton campus; 2,271 undergraduates on the Middletown campus; 205 graduate students at the Voice of America Learning Center (based on Fall 2010 enrollment)
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