Position Description: Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Athletic Department is seeking qualified candidates for a part-time position as Sports Information Coordinator. ACPHS is an independent institution that competes against community colleges, NCAA, NAIA and other collegiate institutions. The College is also a member and competitor in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA).
Responsibilities Include: This position will help publicize the college’s eight varsity sports through publications, websites, media relations and record keeping. This position will provide practical experience in the sports information field. Duties include generating and overseeing the distribution of press releases, writing game and event recaps, produce athletic publications such as game programs, assist with updating of the athletic website, and compile in-game statistics.
Additional Requirements: Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills. Previous experience in a college sports information office and/or newspaper writing experience. A working knowledge of public relations and college sports is also expected. Previous experience with StatCrew software, PhotoShop and website management with Sidearm is preferred. Bachelor’s degree is also preferred. Familiarity with digital photography, video editing software, HTML, Adobe InDesgin and Adobe Pagemaker is desired.
This is a temporary part-time position during our sports season from September 2015 through March 2015 for soccer and basketball.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, references, and two writing examples that exemplify your writing abilities to:
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
106 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208