Frostburg State University Athletics Department is accepting applications for a full-time Athletic Communications Intern position available immediately. This is a 40-hour-per-week, one-year internship which is renewable for an additional year based on performance. Hourly rate $10.33 with limited benefits included.
Responsibilities: Serve as a primary media contact (3-5 sports) in an Athletic Communications Office which supports and promotes 21 varsity sports (10 men/11 women). Duties include, but are not limited to, writing press releases, assisting with production of media guides and game programs, in-game statistics, game-day media set-up, and maintaining the FSU Athletics web site. Also assist with development of a student workforce to help with statistics on game-day along with scoreboard and other in-game operations. Help with promotion of student-athletes, coaches, and teams through social media – Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Other related duties as assigned by the Athletic Communications Director.
Application deadline is August 22, 2018.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and one year of experience working in an athletic communications office or related area. Experience with StatCrew, InDesign, Photoshop, and/or Premiere Pro.
Preferred Qualifications: Master’s degree and/or two years of related work experience. Advanced writing and editing skills.
Additional Salary Information: limited benefits included
Internal Number: 201900415
About Frostburg State University
Frostburg State University is located in the appalachian highlands (elevation 2,000 feet) of western Maryland. The main campus covers 260 acres within the town limits of Frostburg (population 7,500). The
University also offers courses at the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown and on the Catonsville Campus of the Community College of Baltimore County.
The local region is rich in both history and outdoor activities. Students can visit nearby recreational areas—Rocky Gap, New Germany, and Deep Creek Lake State Parks—which offer camping, boating, swimming, hiking, and skiing.