The University of Pittsburgh is seeking an Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing. This position has lead responsibility for marketing including game presentation, special events and promotions, digital marketing, advertising, and advertising implementation for football and men's and women's basketball. This position also assists with athletic development (Panther Club) and special events. The Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing is also responsible for developing and managing a plan for cultivation and relationship management with the Pitt Young Alumni target group. The incumbent is responsible for developing and managing the marketing budget as it relates to the areas of responsibility listed above. This position is also expected to assist in the development of new ticket sales initiatives in order to increase ticket sales.
Internal Number: 155483
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military..., conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.