Teaneck, New Jersey, Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan is seeking applicants for the position of Marketing Graduate Assistant. The Marketing Graduate Assistant will be a member of the FDU Athletics external team and provide support to the department’s 21 varsity teams. This position is a two-year position with the candidate pursuing a graduate degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan. Compensation: Graduate tuition; housing; and stipend.
Application: Please send resume and cover letter to-
Jason Young, Senior Associate Athletics Director for External Affairs jryoung@fdu.edu
Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Assist in creating and implementing marketing plans for assigned sports
Create strategies for fan engagement and attendance
Assist in the recruitment and training of interns within the external affairs unit
Act as marketing liaison to assigned special marketing initiatives
Assist with community relations initiatives including community service, youth team participation and attendance
In-game sponsorship activation
Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

Earned Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education in Marketing, Sports Administration, Communications, or a related field
Enrollment and/or acceptance in a Fairleigh Dickinson University graduate program for fall term 2024
At least one year of relevant athletic experience (volunteer/hourly will be considered)
Strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills, including both verbal and written
Ability to work nights and weekends