This is an entry-level, full-time position that promotes assigned sports, while managing the Army-Navy Game social media platforms. •Promoting the assigned sports through tradition communications, while finding and exploring new trends. •Oversight of the Army-Navy Social Media platforms. •Writing weekly press releases and feature stories, while compiling team statistics and records. •Designing graphics for select social media platforms. •Daily maintenance on GoArmyWestPoint.com and ArmyNavyGame.com. •Serving as the primary media relations contact for several Army intercollegiate athletic programs to be determined. •Work closely with Army and Navy in developing an overall content strategy for the Army-Navy Star Series and the Army-Navy football game.
Excellent organizational skills.
Strong written and interpersonal communications.
Ability to work independently, set priorities and think critically, while hitting deadlines.
Willingness to learn and adapt to new trends.
Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and StatCrew statistical software is preferred.
A Bachelor's degree in a communications related field is required and candidates should possess at least two years of experience in an athletic communications office.
Internal Number: 022
About Army West Point Athletic Association
The mission of Army West Point Athletics is to provide an extraordinary Division I Athletic experience that develops leaders of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country. Located in the scenic Hudson River Valley, only 50 miles from New York City, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point is a four-year academic institution, a nationally-renowned historic site, and the oldest continuously occupied military post in America.