Graduate Assistant - Athletics Marketing and Promotions
Lipscomb University Athletics
May 14, 2018
100% tuition waiver (one year,
Full-time - Graduate Assistant
4 Year Degree
Reporting to the Assistant Director of Marketing and Promotions:
*Responsible for assisting in the development, coordination and implementation of marketing, promotional and fan experience efforts for all of Lipscomb’s on campus sports and any specific sport or event to which assigned.
*Responsible for game day promotional events and activities at sporting events that have interactive promotional activities.
*Oversees event logistics including half-time shows, sponsor contract agreement obligations, develop scripts, anthem singers and prayer.
*Assist with managing public address announcers, coordinating music, video board elements, pep band, and other marketing needs to direct the flow of games, events and promotions as needed.
*This position is expected to manage in-game promotions. And is responsible for managing and delegating duties to a Marketing and Promotions intern and student workers.
*Aid in the fulfillment of sponsored elements such as logo exposure, PA announcements, promotions and events. Improve the atmosphere at each event through the development and implementation of games, giveaways, contests, trivia, music, etc.
*Performs other duties as assigned
*Night and weekend work will be required, as needed, in conjunction with events and event planning.
Admission to a Lipscomb University graduate program (must be accepted as a graduate student to accept GA positon)
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to interact effectively with coaches, administrators, student athletes and vendors
Ability to prioritize assignments and meet deadlines
Proficient computer skills including word processing and spreadsheets
Availability to work flexible work schedule including nights and weekends
Adherence to all NCAA and ASUN conference rules and regulations
Experience in athletic or sports environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with colleagues and external personnel
Knowledge of current advertising strategies and techniques
Experience working with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and with Google Suite
About Lipscomb University Athletics
Lipscomb University is a private coeducational institution whose principal focus is undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences, combined with a number of pre-professional fields and master’s degree programs. Its primary mission is to integrate Christian faith and practice with academic excellence. The mission is carried out not only in the classroom but also by involvement in numerous services to the church and the larger community.