Intern - Sports Information
Detroit, MI Athletics Administration
Job Type
Part-time
Description

  

Job ID

IP9978-3201-1585


Position Classification

PT Intern


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the publicity of the University’s intercollegiate sports for men and women, serving as specific media contact for select teams. 
  • Travel with select teams, or serve as press box host at home events as assigned and keep statistics and scorebooks. 
  • Edit media guides and write game notes for specific team sports. 
  • Write feature stories for UDM publications as well as hometown newspapers. 
  • Assist in maintenance of the Athletic Department web site, DetroitTitans.com. 
  • Coordinate team photo sessions as assigned. 
  • Perform other sports information duties as assigned.
Requirements

  

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalant combination of education and experience.


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must be able to travel extensively. 
  • Must be able to drive a 15 passenger van. 
  • Must be willing and able to work evenings and weekends during the academic year. 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Working knowledge of NCAA rules & regulations including Horizon League and University Policies.

Licenses/Certifications

Must have valid Driver’s License.


Salary/Pay Information 

Commensurate with experience


Anticipated Schedule

Varies


  

Michigan’s largest, most comprehensive private University, the University of Detroit Mercy is an independent Catholic institution of higher education sponsored by the Religious Sisters of Mercy and Society of Jesus. The university seeks qualified candidates who will contribute to the University’s mission, diversity, and excellence of its academic community. The University of Detroit Mercy is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer with a diverse student body and welcomes persons of all backgrounds.