Overview

 

Belmont Abbey College, an NCAA Division II institution and member of the Conference Carolinas, invites applications for the current position of Director of Digital and Social Media.

Preference will be given to those candidates who can demonstrate an appreciation of, alignment with, and ability to articulate the institution’s mission and character as a distinctively Catholic and Benedictine college that views sport as a means of developing virtue.

The ideal candidate possesses:

2 to 5 years of experience in Digital Media content creation, as well as a strong grasp on implementing Sponsorship and Marketing activations and connections.
Experience in social media platforms including but not limited to Twitter, Instagram, Tik Tok, Snapchat, Facebook, Youtube, and Giphy.
A growing capability to reach current/prospective students, alumni, donors, fans, etc. through creative, entertaining, and original social media content ideas.
Involvement in sponsorship promotions and the fulfillment of agreements
Developing in-game sponsorship activations and coordinating a vision to reach and increase student attendance.
Proficient in Adobe Suite.
Strong writing and communication skills.

In addition, candidates must wholeheartedly embrace the mission of the College to educate students in the liberal arts and sciences “so that in all things God may be glorified.” The incumbent will consistently demonstrate skills, attitudes, and a stable disposition of character to support our Catholic and Benedictine identity while fostering the development of mind, body, and spirit in our students, our staff and the greater community. Finally, candidates must have a sincere appreciation and acceptance of our Catholic approach to education and an understanding of Pope Saint John Paul II’s Ex Corde Ecclesiae.

To be considered for this position, interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, copy of transcripts and certifications, statement of understanding of the College’s mission, and contact information for at least three references. Review of complete applications will begin immediately.

Belmont Abbey College is an extraordinary Catholic, Benedictine and Liberal Arts institution rated among the top ten regional colleges in U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1876, its mission is to educate students in the liberal arts and sciences so that in all things God may be glorified. In this endeavor, we are guided by the Catholic intellectual tradition and the Benedictine spirit of prayer and learning. Exemplifying Benedictine hospitality, we welcome a diverse body of students and provide them with an education that will enable them to lead lives of integrity, to succeed professionally, to become responsible citizens, and to be a blessing to themselves and to others. The beautiful and historic campus is conveniently located just five miles west of Charlotte, N.C.