The University of Maryland is seeking qualified applications for the position of Marketing Assistant. The position will work as a member of the ICA Marketing Strategy & Fan Experience staff.
Responsibilities: This individual will assist with developing creative marketing programs and activities which cultivate interest and support from University groups, the community, and local businesses for the University's athletic department. This individual will oversee marketing initiatives, ticket sales and game production for Baseball with a key focus on driving revenue, increasing fan attendance, elevating the game day atmosphere, and enhancing the Maryland brand. Additionally, this individual will assist with marketing operations and group sales efforts for Women's Basketball, oversee charitable donation requests, assist with the scheduling of national anthem performers and public address announcers and assist with various other related duties as assigned by the marketing staff.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required in sports administration, marketing, advertising or another related field. Minimum 1-year of sports marketing experience, including undergraduate internships, preferably in a collegiate athletics environment. Must have strong written and oral communication skills and be able to formulate and implement marketing and promotional strategies to effectively sell athletic programs. Must be able to work flexible hours, including some evenings and weekends.
To Apply: Submit letter of application, resume, and contact information for three references to Corey Raymond, Director of Marketing Strategy & Fan Experience, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.