The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Director of Marketing. This is a career, full-time position with a targeted salary of $55,200.00/year with full health benefits and membership in the UC Retirement Plan. Under the general supervision of the Assistant Athletic Director, Marketing, the Assistant Director of Marketing will be involved in the department's marketing efforts by handling the marketing, sales, promotion, and advertising for an individual sport or sports and special events surrounding UCLA athletic events.
Expressions of interest must be received by October 21st, 2021. All applicants must submit their cover letter, resume and references via the following website link: https://hr.mycareer.ucla.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=81954
*Employment is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory background check performed by Universal Background Screening and UCLA Athletics. UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and Intercollegiate Athletics has a strong commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its coaches and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy
All applicants should demonstrate the following abilities and requirements: Two years of experience working in college athletics, professional sports, or marketing/communications field; Excellent written and verbal communications skills; Demonstrated skills in conceptualization, development, implementation and review of multi-dimensional corporate and marketing, sales, and promotional programs; Ability to supervise UCLA staff members, student work force and a diverse group of volunteers; Ability to establish or analyze and improve current cooperative working relationships with donors, ticket holders, University faculty, staff and students and members for the general public and corporate contacts; Demonstrated creative abilities in generating innovative ideas and exploring alternative approaches and solutions to problems; Demonstrated budgetary skills; Working knowledge and experience with men’s and women’s athletic events and procedures; Working knowledge of conference and NCAA Championships, including rules; Ability to prioritize and complete assignments in a manner accurately reflecting the relative importance of job responsibilities without constant supervision; Ability to work under time constraints and with conflicting deadlines, frequent interruptions and distractions; Skill in interacting effectively with coaches, student-athletes, parents, administrators, staff, vendors and the general public; Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook, HTML and Adobe Photoshop; Working knowledge of University policies and procedures; Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required.
UCLA Athletics embraces the mantra of "Champions Made Here", not just on the competitive field but in the classroom and in the community. UCLA's broad-based nationally competitive intercollegiate athletics program for men and women was the first in the nation to win 100 NCAA Championships. UCLA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.