Sports Information Director and Events Manager

Are you passionate about college athletics and getting the word out on social media and other avenues about team stats, live coverage and overall marketing of athletics? Hesston College is hiring a Sports Information Director (SID) and Events Manager, and this may be the next great opportunity for you!

Your goal as an SID/Events Manager is to promote the athletic department to the public through press releases, printed material, our athletics website and social media accounts. This includes publicizing schedules, gameday coverage, taking action shots and writing articles that highlight special performances or awards of athletes or coaches. You will also be responsible for planning media days and coordinating initiatives with the college’s marketing and communications department. There are a lot of big personalities in college athletics departments, so your interpersonal communication skills should be top notch if you want to succeed.

The events management portion of this position includes hiring student workers to attend events for stats keeping, livestream coverage, running the scoreboard or other logistics of the athletic event. To do all of this you will need to be organized, creative with writing and know how to use multiple social media platforms and website editing.

If you share our values and our enthusiasm for educating and nurturing each student within Christ-centered community, integrating thought, life and faith for service to others in the church and the world, you will find a home at Hesston College.

Our goal is to find someone with a bachelor’s degree or at minimum an associate degree with an emphasis in sports management. When you apply, be sure to include any qualifications and experience you have related to website and social media administration, creative writing and athletic game coverage.

If this full-time, benefits-eligible position sounds of interest to you, send an application and resume to joinus@hesston.edu. Don’t feel like you meet all the above requirements? Apply anyway. Our goal is to hire the most qualified candidates, and that could be you! Hesston College embraces continual learning of diversity, equity and inclusion on campus. EOE