The American Athletic is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Director of
Digital Communications. The individual will serve as a member of the of the Conference’s
communications/external affairs team. The position reports directly to the Assistant
Commissioner for Communications.
THE ROLE AND CANDIDATE PROFILE:
The successful candidate must have a combination of bachelor’s degree, practical experience
and demonstrated skills in social media, athletics communications or a related field.
Knowledge of web and graphic design, significant experience using Adobe Creative Suite, CSS
and HTML coding are also required. Additional experience working within an athletic
department or conference office at the collegiate level and a desire to work in college
athletics administration is preferred. The desired candidate will also serve as the primary
communications contact for select Olympic sports. He or she should have strong
organizational, writing and communications skills. Night and weekend work will be required.
The individual must have the ability to work well with a variety of constituents, including
conference staff and administrators and staff at member institutions.