Graduate Assistantships are available in Baseball, Men’s and Women’s Tennis, Softball, Women’s Lacrosse, Men’s and Women’s Golf, Men’s Hockey, Athletic Communications and Strength and Conditioning. The positions are designed for two years of study, subject to maintaining a 3.0 GPA, at which point the student should have a completed master’s degree.
Baseball, Men’s and Women’s Tennis, Softball, Women’s Lacrosse, Men’s and Women’s Golf, Men’s Hockey: The qualified applicants will assist in all facets of coaching a Division III team. Additional responsibilities are included, but not limited to academic monitoring, recruiting qualified student athletes, and team management. The qualified applicant must be able to work with various campus constituents as well as alumni and friends of the program.
Strength and Conditioning: Under the supervision of the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach, the successful candidate will be responsible for the design and implementation of strength and conditioning programs for assigned sports. Other duties include but are not limited to, facility maintenance and supervision, data collection, and collaboration with Sports Medicine staff. Candidate must hold CSCS or SCCC certification.
Athletic Communication: The qualified applicants will assist the Director of Athletic Communications in promoting the College’s 23 varsity sports. The full-time position will involve all aspects of traditional sports information and enhancing the social and digital media and branding, including but not limited to: serving as the primary contact for select sports, writing and disseminating press releases and feature stories, serving as official game statistician for multiple sports, producing print and online multimedia content, managing and contributing to the departments video broadcasting service, updating the school’s athletics website (GoValiants.com) as well as various social media outlets and archiving and updating team history and other duties assigned. The athletic communications graduate assistant can expect to travel on occasion with varsity teams and night and weekend work is required. There are two athletic communications positions available. Desired Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, new media or related field. Prior experience in athletic communications in a collegiate or professional setting. Excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a professional fast-pace, deadline-driven environment. Experience using statistical software StatCrew and NCAA LiveStats for a variety of sports. Familiarity with video broadcasting/streaming. Experience using Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Lightroom or similar) for video editing and graphic design. Experience with Microsoft Office. Knowledge and ability to use Windows and Apple operating systems. Knowledge of website editing/design/maintenance (prior SIDEARM experience preferred). Experience and knowledge engaging users/new trends on social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter). Prior photography/videography experience
Bachelor’s Degree, experience in college athletics as either a coach or an athlete, Valid US Driver’s License. Hiring is contingent upon acceptance into a qualified Master’s Program at Manhattanville College.
For consideration send resume along with cover letter and references to: Jennifer McCarthy Manhattanville College 2900 Purchase Street Purchase, NY 10577 Fax: 914-323-5322 e-mail: Jennifer.McCarthy@mville.edu
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About Manhattanville College
Manhattanville College is a private college offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in Purchase, New York.