This temporary position will assist in the publicity and promotion of Bryant University’s 22-sport NCAA Division I athletics program. This position works directly with 4-6 varsity athletic programs to showcase our student-athletes and Bryant University. These programs average between 2,000-10,000 followers across social media accounts.
This is a 10-month position (August to May) with a $10,000 stipend.
Specific duties include writing and editing press releases, game stories, game programs and media guides; compiling statistics and reporting results to appropriate media outlets; assisting in home event management; assisting in the maintenance of the athletics website; preparing reports for the Northeast Conference and NCAA. This position requires availability, on nights and weekends, and some travel.
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Communications or English. Candidates must have demonstrated experience in a sports information office, either as a student assistant or intern, and have excellent written and oral communication skills. Familiarity with Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, and stat crew statistical preferred.
About Bryant University
For 155 years, Bryant University has been at the forefront of delivering exceptional education that anticipates the future and prepares students to be innovative leaders of character in a changing world. Bryant delivers an innovative, uniquely integrated business and liberal arts education that inspires students to excel. With approximately 3,700 graduate and undergraduate students from 38 states and 53 countries, Bryant is recognized as a leader in international education and regularly receives top rankings from U.S. News and World Report, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, and Barron's.
Abundant co-curricular opportunities, service learning programs, internships, and practicums allow students to put theory into practice while building character and leadership skills. Athletics and recreation play an integral role in the health and well-being of Bryant students, whether competing on one of Bryant's 22 NCAA D1 varsity teams, taking part in a club or intramural sport, or just enjoying the Bulldog school spirit.
Bryant is dedicated to the success of our faculty and staff, and the school provides excellent benefits, training, and support so that individual talents may flourish f...or the benefit of its students. Bryant's academic and technological excellence and innovation foster the development of individuals so each can reach his or her personal best in life and their profession.
The University is located approximately 15 minutes from Providence and one hour from Boston.