Athletics Marketing Assistant - Part Time (29 hours)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
4 Year Degree
This job serves as the assistant to the Director of Marketing for the Athletic Department and will serve as one of the main contacts for the marketing department throughout all of our department sports including men’s and women’s basketball. This includes assisting with the creation and execution of the current or upcoming year marketing plan, game day presentation, and manager of multiple team social media accounts.
Serve as secondary marketing contact for men’s basketball- This includes serving on the game day marketing staff for home events and assisting with execution of marketing plan. Serve as a contributing member of the external operations team- The Assistant will work with the Associate AD for External, Director of Athletic Marketing, and the ticket office staff to generate revenue via season, single game and group ticket sales. Create and assist in the promotion of ticket sales and marketing efforts through mass email to Butler database. Create notifications to be sent out to all students, Dawg Pound, etc. using website Butler Sports App. Social Media Management- This includes management of @ButlerAthletics accounts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, specifically Men’s Basketball, Women’s Basketball, and Football. Manage Pepsi Allotment- Place orders and communicate with coaches on free product requests from Gatorade and Pepsi
Strong communication skills
Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays
Organizational skills, ability to multi-task/manage projects simultaneously and meet deadlines
Demonstrated flexibility, creativity, strategic-thinking skills; willingness to take initiative and learn
Positive attitude with strong interpersonal skills along with strong customer service skills
Proven ability to work autonomously, collaboratively and within a team structure
Proficiency in office software systems such as: MS Word, Office, Teams, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook
1-2 years relevant experience (Sports Marketing, Marketing, Communications, etc.)
Extensive knowledge of different sports ranging from player familiarity to the rules of how these sports are played
Butler University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of age, gender, gender identity, sex, race, religion, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other legally protected category.
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Butler University is a private, nationally recognized comprehensive university encompassing six colleges: Arts, Business, Communication, Education, Liberal Arts & Sciences, and Pharmacy & Health Sciences. Approximately 4,500 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate and doctoral students are enrolled at Butler, representing 46 states and 22 countries.
Butler University's Athletic Department Mission Statement
The intercollegiate athletic department's mission is to support the university's purpose by providing exceptional educational and athletic experiences for all student-athletes...The Butler Way.
The Butler Way...
demands commitment, denies selfishness,
accepts reality, yet seeks improvement everyday
while putting the team above self.