| Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana, seeks a highly motivated graduate assistant for the Fall 2017 Semester and beyond. The graduate assistant will gain hands-on experience in marketing and promotions through a number of tasks. This position will be the primary marketing contact for at least one sport, and will be assigned tasks for multiple sports. Upon review, this position is eligible to be extended to a second year. Northwestern State competes at the Division I level in the Southland Conference. |
Duties: • Assist Director of Marketing and Promotions in various aspects of administration including, writing public announcement scripts and planning promotions. • Serve as marketing lead for at least one sport. Responsible for executing marketing and advertising plans, game presentation, and sponsored promotion fulfillment. • Serve as a marketing assistant for larger events, including football, and basketball. • Assist with implementation of social media marketing. • Assist with student outreach on campus. • Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Sport Management, Marketing, Communications or other related field. • Demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in college athletics, particularly in marketing and promotions. • Graduate assistants shall be admitted to a Northwestern State University graduate program. GRE scores are a requirement for admission and vary by particular program. • Previous athletics experience as a student worker, or an intern. Preferably in marketing or working with social media.
Salary: $12,000 annual stipend, out of state fee waiver
How to Apply: Email a resume, cover letter, and a list of three references to Andrew Clausen, Director of Athletic Marketing and Promotions at email@example.com
Additional Information: For information on Northwestern State athletics please visit nsudemons.com. For information on graduate programs, visit nsula.edu