Assist with efforts to coordinate and implement marketing strategies and activities in an effort to increase student attendance and engagement at athletic events, bring program visibility and awareness, energy, excitement, and school spirit, to attendance at home games.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
Adhere to any and all NCAA, Mid-American Conference and Eastern Michigan University policies, rules, regulations, and operational procedures.
Help plan, develop and evaluate athletics marketing campaigns for student attendance and engagement.
Assist with student promotions and writing game day scripts.
Assist with student music/band arrangements, and spirit squads (cheer and dance teams and mascot) as needed.
Assist with administration of the Eagles Kids Club, Swoop/mascot program, cheerleading and dance programs.
Participate in weekly athletics marketing and athletics operations meetings.
Promote athletic programs through involvement with student organizations and related activities.
Perform related duties as assigned.
A Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Sports Management, Communications, Business or a related field, is required.
Experience working within an NCAA Division I or II athletics programs is preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, is required.
Strong interpersonal skills, high energy and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community are required.
Knowledge of NCAA policies and compliance is preferred.
Internal Number: 7881
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Since its inception, Eastern Michigan, first as a Normal School, then as a College and finally as a University, has grown and developed to respond to the ever-changing needs of society. Over the years, EMU has educated thousands of sons and daughters of Michigan, the nation, and the world. The University currently serves 23,000 students who are pursuing undergraduate, graduate, specialist, doctoral and certificate degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In all, more than 200 majors, minors and concentrations are delivered through the University?s Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Business; Education; Health and Human Services; Technology, and its graduate school. Eastern Michigan?s exceptional faculty, students and alumni include CEOs from major businesses; a National Student Teacher of the Year, National Teacher of the Year, numerous Fulbright Scholars and Milken Family Foundation National Educators award winners; and several Michigan Teachers of the Year.