Regis University’s Department of Athletics is seeking applicants for a Graduate Assistant position in its Sports Information office. The graduate assistant will provide essential support services for a 12 sport NCAA Division II athletic department.
The graduate assistant position will be involved in all areas of the department’s external relations. The position will include, but will not be limited to: developing and implementing a robust group ticket sales program to increase revenue for the athletic department, assisting in game day tasks related to group ticket sales, and sponsorship fulfillment. The graduate assistant will assist in annual fundraising tasks including updating of collateral, processing of gifts, fulfillment of donor benefits, and other tasks as assigned by the Assistant Athletic Director of External Relations. This position will be expected to generate new revenue from corporate sponsorships, ticket sales, and donations. The position will assist with event management tasks, overseeing work studies and in game promotions, and assisting with sponsorship fulfillment including video boards and game day promotions. The graduate assistant will be expected to attend all home athletic events, selected campus events, and selected off campus events. Other tasks and duties in support of the athletic department will be assigned by the Assistant Athletic Director of External Relations.
How to Apply:
Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume (with references)
William Lee Assistant Athletic Director: External Relations email@example.com
Bachelor’s degree and acceptance into a Regis University graduate program. Must have proven written and oral communications skills. Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs. Ability accomplish the assigned tasks with minimal supervision. Sales experience a plus.
Consideration for the position is contingent upon successful admission to a Regis University’s master’s program. Interested candidates are encouraged to begin the admissions application immediately. The admissions process for Regis’ graduate programs is completely separate from the application for this position. For information about Regis University’s graduate programs, please visit www.regis.edu.
Candidates should possess strong writing/editing skills, attention to detail, and a willingness to work hard and learn. They will have to be able to multi-task in a setting with frequent interruptions. Prior experience with Photoshop and InDesign, as well as prior experience in a college athletic department setting, is highly preferred.
Additional Salary Information: The graduate assistant position is a two or three-year assignment beginning with the 2020-2021 academic year. The graduate assistant will receive a total of $15,000 over the calendar year that can be $7,500 each semester.
About Regis University Athletics
Regis University is located in the Mile High City with the unmatched backdrop of the Rocky Mountains, but Colorado’s vibrancy is just one of the many reasons students are drawn to Regis.
Regis aims to develop students as a whole person. Students from all faith backgrounds are bonded together by the common purpose of building a better society and are shaped by Jesuit, Catholic traditions, which emphasize the importance of critical thinking, having a global perspective and standing up for those who do not have a voice.
With a small student-to-faculty ratio, our award-winning faculty is dedicated to empowering graduates with the skills and perspective needed to harness their passions and talents and spur change on a local and global scale.