The ASUN Conference is accepting applications for an internship in Media Relations. The 12-month temporary position. Total 12-month stipend is $24,000.
The successful candidate will report to the Director of Media Relations. The ASUN is an equal opportunity employer. Female and minority applicants are encouraged to apply.
Candidates should submit a letter of application, resume, references and three writing samples via e-mail to: Greg Mette [firstname.lastname@example.org]; Director of Media Relations
Primary Duties - Assist in all aspects of media relations, with a strong emphasis on social media and updating conference website - Serve as the primary media contact for select sports - Create content and assist in managing of ASUN social media accounts - Create original content for ASUN properties, written and video segments - Travel to and provide on-site media support for certain ASUN championships - Compile necessary materials for and design certain conference documents/projects - Update the ASUN Record Book at the conclusion of championships for assigned sports - Serve as liaison with NCAA Statistical Staff for assigned sports - Other duties as assigned by the Commissioner
Qualifications - Bachelor’s degree required; background in communications or journalism strongly desired - Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite and StatCrew software preferred - Experience with website maintenance operations - Experience in media relations or demonstration of required skills in a comparable field - Broad knowledge of sports sponsored by the ASUN - Strong writing and computer skills - Ability to work independently and efficiently on a variety of time-sensitive projects
Weekend hours, evening work, and travel will be a significant component of the position. Flexible office hours and the opportunity for remote site working will be expected and accommodated.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
About ASUN Conference
The ASUN Conference, a member of NCAA Division I, boasts nine member institutions committed to Building Winners for Life. The ASUN meets the challenge of maintaining the highest standards in academic and athletic achievement with a true balance between student and athlete. The ASUN includes a blend of the most prestigious and dynamic private and public institutions in the region: Bellarmine University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Jacksonville University, Kennesaw State University, Liberty University, Lipscomb University, University of North Alabama, University of North Florida and Stetson University.