Duke University is seeking a qualified candidate for the Sports Marketing and Promotions Associate position for the 2017-18 school year. This position will assist in the development, coordination and implementation of marketing plans for the intercollegiate sports programs at Duke University. Assists in overall revenue generation, game day atmosphere, branding and community outreach.
Qualifications BA/BS recommended with a minimum of one year related experience at the collegiate or professional level suggested.
Knowledge, Skills, Ability
Excellent communication skills both oral and written.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated experience in marketing or sales.
Knowledge of ACC and NCAA rules and regulations as pertains to duties of position.
Proficiency in computer skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe PhotoShop or InDesign or a similar program, the Internet and other relevant software.
Proficiency with social media including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter & Instagram among others.
Ability to work under minimal supervision while achieving established goals.
Ability and willingness to work evenings and weekends.
Valid driver license with good driving record; must be insurable.
Manages, develops and implements all marketing and promotional efforts for assigned sports including student and community outreach, game day atmosphere and hospitality coordinator.
Assists in the implementation of marketing plans for football, men’s and women’s basketball.
Coordinates on-court/field, pre-game, half-time and post-game entertainment and music for various varsity sports programs.
Coordinates community outreach efforts to involve groups throughout the area.
Assists in the execution of corporate sponsorships contracts.
Assists in the development and growth of group sales campaign for various varsity sports programs.
Assists in the development and implementation of single game promotions to increase revenues.
Assists training student and volunteer staff
Coordinates game day planning and promotions for various varsity sports
Works with the placement of multimedia advertising for various varsity
Assists in the development of printed materials (i.e. posters, schedule cards,
season ticket brochures, etc.).
Assists in the promotion of events and ticket packages via social media.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Salary for this position is $12,500
How to Apply:
Please send all application materials to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title of Sports Marketing & Promotions Associate in the subject line. Application must include: cover letter, resume, and a list of three references. For more information on Duke University Athletics please go to: goduke.com.
Duke University is located in Durham, North Carolina. Duke is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference and sponsors 26 varsity sports, campus recreation and physical education and the Duke University Golf Course.