Graduate Student Communications Coordinator

Saint Mary's College of California
April 8, 2021
Job Type
Coaching Level
Graduate Assistant
Job Classification
Support Staff
Competitive Level
Not Applicable
Compensation Type
Salary/Stipend, Tuition


Position Title: Graduate Athletics Communications Coordinator Status: Student, Part-Time, Non-exempt (approximately 15-20 per week) Location: Saint Mary’s College of California Reports To: Director of Communications Compensation: Students will be given a $2,500 scholarship each semester they hold the position. In addition to being paid $15.00/hour.Position Description The Saint Mary’s College Department of Athletics is looking for an individual who wants the opportunity to experience what it is to work in athletic communications with a Division I Athletic Department that is competing for championships on a yearly basis. We offer a fun, fast paced environment, and a learning experience that will build your skills in athletic communications. Assist in the day-to-day operation of the Sports Information office. This includes, but is not limited to, writing press releases, game recaps, and feature stories for assigned sports. Other tasks include maintaining statistics, record books, photo galleries, managing the athletics website, and photographing the athletes. Serve as the primary contact for assigned sports while aiding in the coverage of other in-season teams. Conduct all aspects of pre-game, in-game, and post-game coverage for assigned home contests. Promote Saint Mary’s athletics through social media including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Interact with local and national media outlets. Help coaches and student-athletes schedule and conduct interviews. Score games using StatCrew or NCAA LiveStats Produce game notes, flyers and previews. Evening and weekend work is required.


Required Qualifications
Must be admitted and enrolled in the Graduate Kinesiology program with a minimum of 5 units during the Fall 2021 semester in order to maintain eligibility.
Available 15-20 hours a week
Previous work with Adobe Creative Cloud, preferred
Ability to work weekends, nights and odd hours
Previous writing experience, preferably within the sports field



Application Instructions

Please email your resume and cover letter to by April 30, 2021.

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