The Assistant Director of Marketing position will assist in the planning and execution of marketing responsibilities surrounding 24 varsity sports at the University of Nebraska Athletic Department. This position will report to the Assistant Athletic Director of Marketing and will serve as the primary marketing contact with supervision and management of all marketing and fan experience efforts and initiatives for Baseball, Soccer, Wrestling and other sports to be determined. This position will also have a role with Football. The selected candidate will have a demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion. Because of the nature of athletic schedules, the selected candidate may be required to work flexible hours to meet the various demands of the operation.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Marketing, advertising, sports management or related field and 1 year of full-time sports marketing experience. Knowledge of computer design programs needed, such as Adobe CreativeSuite (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator). Excellent communication skills.
Sports marketing specific experience in a Power 5 collegiate athletic department. Baseball, Wrestling, or Soccer scripting and production experience. Knowledge of athletic marketing and promotions, ticket sales, and in-game management. HTML/CSS
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.