Assistant Director for Marketing and Fan Engagement
North Dakota State University
May 22, 2018
Fargo, North Dakota
Commensurate with qualificatio
Full-time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Assist the Assistant Director of Athletics-Marketing & Fan Engagement and other full-time staff in all aspects of marketing North Dakota State’s athletic program and 14 sports. Duties include run of show, including production and execution of game scripts at volleyball, wrestling, men’s basketball and softball; develop marketing plans for those sports that will increase ticket revenue, boost attendance, increase exposure and enhance the game day fan experience. This position will also be responsible for mascot appearance and scheduling; enhance fan engagement through community events; build relationships with campus and community leaders; and facilitate season, group and corporate ticket sales efforts for select sports.
Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, advertising or related field
1 year of experience in an intercollegiate athletic setting
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Basic computer skills with Excel and Word
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to multitask and work in fast-paced environment
Ability to work flexible schedule including evenings and weekends as needed
2 years of experience in marketing/promotions at a Division I school or professional team
Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop or InDesign
About North Dakota State University
North Dakota State University is a student-focused, land-grant, research university — an economic engine that educates students, conducts primary research, creates new knowledge and advances technology. The university provides affordable access to an excellent education at a top-ranked institution that combines teaching and research in a rich learning environment, educating future leaders who will create solutions to national and global challenges that will shape a better world.
NDSU is a major research university of 14,400 students. The university’s researchers are leaders in areas such as nanotechnology, microelectronics, polymers, food safety, plant science, vaccinology, biotechnology, robotics and materials science.
NDSU is listed as 83 among 402 public universities based NDSU’s research expenditures reported to the National Science Foundation. In addition, NDSU is listed in the National Science Foundation’s top 100 in several areas, including: agricultural sciences, social sciences, physical sciences, chemistry, and computer sciences.
NDSU is a member of The Summit League and Missouri Valley Football Conference with an affiliate membership in the Big 12 Conference ...for wrestling.
NDSU has a storied history of athletic success including 25 team national championships since 1965 in football, women’s basketball, wrestling, softball, men’s cross country and women’s indoor track and field.
Since completing the reclassification to NCAA Division I in 2008, the Bison have won five football national championships, made three NCAA men’s basketball tournaments, eight softball regionals and one super regional, three NCAA women’s volleyball postseason appearances, NCAA regionals in women’s soccer, women’s golf and baseball, and produced several All-Americans in track and field, cross country and wrestling.