AVE MARIA UNIVERSITY
Athletic Administration & Sports Information
Ave Maria University is seeking applications for a full-time employee to serve in the position of Athletic Administration & Sports Information in the Sports Information Department. The position will also have an administrative role within the Athletic Department that could include Assistant Athletic Director, depending upon the candidate’s experience and exhibited competencies. In coordination with the Sports Information Director, the employee will assist in all aspects of the sports information operation, including producing content for athletic publications, managing the department’s social media presence, and ensuring the implementation of all game day needs. He or she will also serve as the primary media contact for a number of the University’s 16 varsity sports, based on the candidate’s knowledge and experience.
Executing all responsibilities assigned by the Director of Athletics in relation to sports information and game day needs
Preparing game stories, previews, news releases and feature articles for athletics website
Distributing information to local, state and national media as necessary. Develop relationships with local media. Schedule interviews as appropriate
Ensuring that all home competitions have accurate statistics; maintaining athletic records and statistical files
Producing live broadcasts of all home competitions
Assisting in the maintenance of the University’s athletic website including rosters, schedules, season logs and statistics, and assisting in managing and updating the department’s various social media accounts including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
Operating the sports information department and his or her other responsibilities in the Athletic Department within the assigned budget
Performing other duties as directed by the Director of Athletics, potentially including but not limited to the oversight of varsity teams
An electronic application is required on our talent management site.
Please submit a cover letter, a resume, and a list of references with their contact information. Please have all requested documents prepared and ready to upload at the time of registration, as you will not be able to log back in and submit additional documents later. Please log in to:
A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The position is subject to final administrative approval.
Ave Maria University provides excellent fringe benefits for full time staff.
Ave Maria University does not discriminate in employment opportunities, practices or the terms and conditions of employment based on race, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
Ave Maria University is a Catholic, liberal arts institution of higher learning dedicated to the formation of joyful, intentional disciples of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacrament, scholarship and service.
About Ave Maria University, Inc.
Ave Maria University is a Catholic, liberal arts institution of higher learning devoted to Mary the Mother of God, inspired by St. John Paul II and Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, and dedicated to the formation of joyful, intentional disciples of Jesus Christ through Word and Sacrament, scholarship and service.”