Sports Communication Student Worker

University of Georgia
September 20, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Position Details

Posting Number G/R00090P

Working Title Sports Communication Student Worker Department Athletics-Sports Communication About the University of Georgia

Since our founding in 1785, the University of Georgia has operated as Georgia's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (https: // www. The proof is in our more than 235 years of academic and professional achievements and our continual commitment to higher education. UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA employs approximately 3,000 faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 40,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 10,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Employment Type Employee Additional Schedule Information Advertised Salary Anticipated Start Date 12/09/2022 Posting Date 11/22/2022 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EOO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.



Assist with Game Day Operations.

Percentage of time 50 Duties/Responsibilities

Office/Clerical Work

Percentage of time 40 Duties/Responsibilities

Other duties as assigned.

Percentage of time 10

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Position Information

Classification Title Student Assistant (NE)

FLSA UGA Job Code FTE .375 Minimum Qualifications Position Summary

Assist with daily media relations and communications duties related to UGA's 21-sport varsity athletic program. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign is beneficial. Basic sports writing skills and social media capability also required. Grady College or Sport Management majors preferred. Students will be assigned certain sports to assist with Game Day operations. Having a flexible schedule and working nights and weekends are required. Students will also assist with office/clerical operations of the Sports Communications department which includes answering phone calls, scanning documents, special projects and other duties as assigned.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

UGA Student

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands

The physical demands and environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job; the employee should be willing to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee should be willing to occasionally sit and talk or hear. The employee should be willing to frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and distance vision, and peripheral vision. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but escalates to high during athletic competitions.

Is this a Position of Trust? No Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Is driving a requirement of this position? Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? No Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) No

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Recruitment Contact Name Amy Bales Recruitment Contact Email [email protected] Recruitment Contact Phone

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  • Do you serve in any other departments within the UGA Athletic Association in any capacity?
  • Yes - I serve in another paid position
  • Yes - I am a volunteer
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