Assistant Director - Media Relations
March 29, 2007
DEPARTMENT: Media Relations
POSITION TITLE: Assistant Director
STARTING DATE: As soon as possible after application deadline
SALARY: Commensurate with experience
DUTIES: Serve as the primary media contact for the Kansas’ volleyball and softball teams. Possibly serve as editor of the KU men’s basketball game-day program and assist in the overall publicity efforts for Kansas’ 18 sports.
REQUIRED: Bachelor’s Degree. Minimum of two years full-time experience in Sports Information/Athletic Media Relations Office. Experience with portable computers, desktop publishing, and using InDesign and/or QuarkXpress and Adobe Photoshop software. Editing and publications layout experience.
PREFERRED: Experience with volleyball and/or softball media relations duties, including stat crew software – in-game, season statistics, etc. Bachelor’s in Journalism, Communications or a related field.
APPLICATIONPROCESS: Only on-line at http://jobs.ku.edu , Position# 00203527 will be considered.
DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed starting April 9, 2007 and will be accepted until job is filled.
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