Requisition Number: 20122368 Type of Employment: Full-Time Regular Number of Months: Months Employed: June thru May Number of Hours per Day/Week: 8/40 Daily Hours: varies
Summary Position Elon University is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve as Assistant Director of Marketing. this individual will assist the Director of Marketing / Fan Engagement with aspects of marketing for Elon University Athletics. Demonstrate a commitment to NCAA rules compliance and adherence to NCAA regulations.
Benefits of Working at Elon University
As an Elon University employee, you'll join an internationally acclaimed university with a commitment to fostering a thriving community. Ranked among the most innovative, creative and best-run universities in the nation, Elon's personal approach to education extends to employees, whose growth, professional development and success is a hallmark of our training and advancement opportunities.
Elon University's home is the charming town of Elon, North Carolina, a small, friendly community locateda short distance from the beach and the mountains, and among the vibrant cities of Greensboro, Raleigh and Durham. In addition to the beautiful canopy of historic oak trees iconic to our campus, you'll find boundless opportunities for family-friendly recreation, cultural events and outdoor activities. Hiking, water sports, fine dining and entertainment are just a few of the many happenings in the Elon area, making the region one of the nation's premier travel destinations.
Employees at Elon enjoy a generous and comprehensive benefits package that includes:
28 annual days off, including holidays and vacation.
Immediate tuition remission for employees.
Retirement plan with an 8 percent contribution from the university.
Immediate eligibility for health, dental and vision insurance, along with free acute care and lab services at our onsite Health & Wellness Clinic.
Free use of campus fitness facilities.
Free admission to musical and theater performances, guest speakers, religious and ethnic observances, recitals, art exhibitions, entertainment and our Division I Phoenix athletics.
Eligibility for tuition remission at Elon for spouses, qualifying domestic partners and dependents begins at three years of service. After four years of employment, eligibility begins for participation in the Tuition Exchange, a national scholarship exchange program that enables dependents to enroll in nationally recognized partner colleges and universities.
Elon values and celebrates the diverse backgrounds, cultures, experiences and perspectives of our community members. As an equal opportunity employer, Elon's principles of diversity extend to race and gender identity, age, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, religion, and other aspects of one's identity. At Elon, our employees respect human differences, passion for lifelong learning, emphasis on personal integrity and an ethic of service.
Education Requirements BS/BA required
Degree/Major: Length of Experience: 2-3 years Supervisory Experience: No
Supervisory Experience Detail
Special Skills or Experience Ability to work outdoors for extended periods. Must be able to multi-task in a hectic work enviroment. Significant interaction with athletic staff and student-athletes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Posting Date: 09/12/2022 Closing Date: Open Until Filled: Yes
General Purpose of Position Under the supervision of the Senior Associate Athletic Director for External Operations and directly reporting to the Director of Marketing and Fan Engagement, the Assistant Director of Marketing works to amplify and expand the Elon University Phoenix brand externally by assisting in marketing and promoting the 17 NCAA Division 1 sport programs.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities • Develops and executes marketing plans and campaigns to drive affinity, attendance and revenue for Women’s Basketball and Baseball • Provide support on Football and Men’s Basketball plans, promotions and game-day activities • Produce games including writing of scripts, music direction, videoboard and in-game elements • Create plans and work with stakeholders to maximize Student attendance at athletic events • Creates, executes and analyzes promotional, media, and marketing plans for assigned sport programs including non-ticketed sports • Works with coaches, ticket office and communications department to foster a collaborate effort for assigned sport program plans • Develops promotional materials and advertisements for assigned sport programs • Develops and implements strategic marketing initiatives across all sports to increase group sales, revenue and attendance • Others as assigned
Education and Experience • Bachelor’s degree in a related field • Two (2) years of experience in the assigned field • Experience with grassroots and event marketing • Experience with Pro Audio Click Effect• Experience with partnership activation, in-game presentations, and event management Desired Qualifications• Experience with Daktronics Show Control and Venus 6000 and 8000 • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud • Experience with ARMS Software • Experience with Audience View
Does this position require driving for the university? Yes
Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants.
Elon University has built a national reputation as a premier student-centered arts and sciences university that values strong relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. Elon is ranked among the top-100 National Universities by U.S. News & World Report, with a No. 1 ranking for excellence in undergraduate teaching and No. 9 for innovation. Global engagement is central to Elon’s experience and the Institute of International Education has ranked the institution No. 1 in the nation for study abroad for 16 straight years. In addition, Elon is the only university in the nation ranked in the top-20 by U.S. News for excellence in all eight academic programs “Focused on Student Success.” Elon’s more than 7,000 students prepare to become the resilient, ambitious and ethical leaders the world needs, putting their knowledge into action on campus, in the community and around the globe.