Wyoming Athletics is hiring a Director of Marketing and Fan Experience to join the Marketing team. This position will be responsible for promoting all 17 Men’s and Women’s sports at the University of Wyoming. The successful candidate must be team-orientated, self-motivated, and possess strong organizational skills. The primary responsibilities for this position are to oversee the marketing and game presentation for Women’s Basketball, Volleyball and Wrestling, oversee an undergraduate internship program, and be the primary contact for student attendance initiatives.
This position will be responsible for creating exciting game day environments through engaging game presentation efforts to create a home-team advantage (scripts, promotions, music, video, cheer/mascot, pep band, etc.). The position will also be responsible for the development and implementation of comprehensive marketing plans for assigned sports. This position will collaborate with our media rights provider to develop in-game promotions that entertain fans and fulfill sponsorships agreements.
Outside of these duties, this individual will spend a portion of their time in support of promotion brainstorming and logistics, overseeing the student rewards program and student attendance initiatives, supervising undergraduate interns, and other duties as assigned. The Assistant Director of Marketing and an undergraduate intern program will support all efforts of this position. This position reports to the Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing and Branding.
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Candidates should have willingness to work odd hours, weekends and holidays as is typical in collegiate athletics. A valid driver’s license with a motor vehicle record that is compliant with the University Vehicle Use Policy is required; details at: http://www.uwyo.edu/auxserv/fleet/Official-Vehicle-Policy/OVP.pdf
Bachelor’s degree in applicable field
2 years’ experience in collegiate or professional sports marketing/game presentation
3+ years’ experience in collegiate or professional sports marketing/game presentation
Demonstrated experience with leading game presentation for live sporting events
Experience planning, developing, and executing comprehensive marketing plans
Master’s degree in applicable field
Supervisory experience, including the ability to foster leadership and teamwork amongst others
Excellent organizational, problem solving and communication skills
Ability to influence and build working relationships among diverse individuals
Strong attention to detail with ability to create and maintain very specific timelines
Review of resumes and applications will begin immediately. Deadline to submit materials is June 16, 2020. The preferred start date is immediate. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. This is a full-time benefited position with salary commensurate with knowledge and experience.
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