• Amateur Sports
  • $106,375.00 -81,970.00/year*
  • Radford , VA
  • Sports
  • Part-Time
  • 298 Wild Partridge Ln

CoSIDA Career Center Radford University
Athletics Communications Assistant (2)

Radford University, a Division I Member of the NCAA and Big South Conference, is seeking two (2) qualified candidates for the position of Athletics Communications Assistant. These are part-time positions working roughly 30 hours a week, earning $13.00 an hour. Anticipated start date of early September.

The two (2) successful candidates will assist in all aspects of the Athletics Communications Office in promoting the Athletic Department's 16 varsity sports, while serving as the direct contact for several Olympic sports. Sport assignments will be based on experience and knowledge of the sport. Duties include but are not limited to: assist with the management of the athletic department's website (RadfordAthletics.com), writing game recaps, cultivating positive relationships with media members, writing, editing and assisting in the design of media guides, assisting with day-to-day operations and other duties as assigned. Evening, weekends and holiday hours are required.

Required Qualifications:

Experience in a sports information or media relations office. Working knowledge of computer and desktop publishing programs on Macintosh and/or PC platforms. Strong interpersonal, communication, and editing skills. Ability to work a flexible schedule to include some evening, weekend and holiday hours.

Preferred Qualification:

Experience with InDesign and Photoshop. Experience with sport specific software programs, such as StatCrew.

Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism, public relations or related field or equivalent education and experience preferred.

For Questions:

For questions on the job posting please reach out to Cory Durand, Associate AD for External Operations at ...@radford.edu

Radford University does not discriminate with regards to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, veteran status, national origin, religion, or political affiliations.

To Apply:

Please submit your formal application online at

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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