Human Resources

Athletic Communications Assistant

Department: Athletic Communications

  • Total number of positions: 10
  • Positions currently available: 10
  • Accepting applications: Year-round

Responsibilities

The Athletic Communications Department, working for Athletics, is seeking game-day workers to assist with filming, spotting during athletic events and assisting with writing and statistical services. Applicants should have a flexible schedule and be able to work evening and weekends.

Knowledge of sports is helpful but not required. Will train.

Positions Available

Spotters – Help with statistical compilation by calling out play by play during games

Filmers – Operate live streaming video cameras at games. No prior experience necessary

Announcers – Perform public address duties (pre-game and in-game announcements, including starting lineups, goals, etc.)

Social Media – Update the athletics Twitter/Facebook/Instagram pages with live scores and other content

Photographers – Assist with team pictures, head shots, and potential in-game photography. Prior photography experience preferred

Videographers – Help the Athletic Communications office to produce video content throughout the athletic year, including game highlights and feature content

Writers – Assist the Athletic Communications office with game recaps, press releases, and features

Broadcasters – Play-by-play and color analysts needed for Ursinus football and basketball games, in addition to other sports when possible

 

Requirements and Qualifications