Director of Athletic Communications

  • University of Minnesota Morris
  • Morris, MN, USA
  • Nov 15, 2023
Full time Education

Job Description

The Director of Athletic Communications (DAC) at the University of Minnesota Morris leads and directs all aspects of the sports information office for a NCAA Division III athletic program. The DAC is responsible for implementing a comprehensive athletics communications plan to enhance the exposure of Cougar Athletics. The DAC coordinates Cougar Athletics communication including schedules, game web casts, competition results and statistics, athlete/coach profiles, awards, service and interest stories. The DAC provides timely, accurate information to meet the needs of Cougar fans, build campus and community interest, and tell the UMN Morris athletics story. The DAC works in collaboration with Communications and Marketing staff to advance the Cougar Athletics mission and the campus' mission, vision and branding. 

This is a full time, 10-month, annually renewable appointment.  Starting salary is competitive and negotiable with experience and a record of success. The position carries excellent fringe benefits.

What we provide:

  • University contributed (10% of your salary) to your retirement account - vested immediately.

  • Twenty-two paid vacation days per year, in addition to sick leave and 11 paid holidays.

  • Tuition reimbursement opportunities cover 75% - 100% of eligible tuition.

  • Excellent and affordable health care benefits.

  • Wellbeing Program (reduction in annual premiums). 

  • Free disability insurance.

  • Annual merit increase program.

  • Many professional development opportunities. 

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