Athletic Communications Intern
The Athletic Communications Intern is a motivated self-starter,
that assists the Athletic Communications Office with coverage of
the school’s 18 athletic programs.
Essential Job Functions of Position
Will be the main media contact for Washburn’s men’s and women’s
cross country teams, women’s soccer, men’s golf, and men’s and
women’s tennis teams.
Nights and weekends are required to cover the various events.
Non-Essential Job Functions of Position
Will be the secondary contact helping with other sports during
competitions and practices.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in sport management, journalism, communications,
or a related field.
General sports knowledge or past experience in an athletic
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Effective writing, editing, and interpersonal skills.
The ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven
An understanding of StatCrew programs NCAA Live-Scoring programs
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, etc.)
Video and photography skills
Licenses, Certifications & Registrations
Additional Requirements (e.g. Physical Demands)
The ability to carry up to 25 pounds of equipment to various
Campus Security Authority
Special Instructions to Applicant
Please submit your application as soon as possible, as applications
will be reviewed as they are submitted. The position will be open
Other - 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. + home sporting events
Average Hours per Week
Months per Year
Washburn is dedicated to providing a student-centered and teaching
focused academic environment and a curriculum that engages the
diversity of human experience across the globe. We seek candidates
who are committed to Washburn’s efforts to create a climate that
fosters the growth and development of a diverse student body, and
we encourage applications from members of groups that have been
historically underrepresented in higher education. Application
materials should clearly articulate how the candidate will
contribute to the University’s commitment to diversity and
inclusion through their teaching, research, and/or service.
Washburn University is an EOE . Washburn University provides equal
access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and
employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national
origin, ancestry, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, genetic information, veteran status, or marital or
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Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter