About Curry College:
Founded in 1879, Curry College is a private, four-year, liberal
arts-based institution in Milton Massachusetts. In addition to the
main campus classes for adult learners are also offered at our
campus at Cordage Park in historic Plymouth. Curry College is
accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education
(NECHE). Curry College offers 27 undergraduate majors, over 60
minors and concentrations, as well as five graduate programs.
The Curry College mission is to educate and graduate students
prepared to engage in successful careers and active citizenship
with a global perspective. They are an inclusive community of
diverse learners and educators, committed to continuing their
legacy of developing effective communicators with reflective and
critical thinking skills. They mentor and empower their students,
building meaningful relationships that inspire them to achieve
Curry College provides rigorous and relevant academic programs
to undergraduate and graduate students, and their rich blend of
liberal arts and career-directed programs is enhanced by practical
field experiences and co-curricular activities. Learning at Curry
extends beyond the classroom and is embedded in all that they
Diversity and a culture of equity and inclusion among students,
faculty and staff are crucial to the mission statement of Curry
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual
orientation, sex identity or expression, national origin, age,
disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by
applicable state and federal law, including Title IX.
Under the direction of the Director of Athletics, the Assistant
Athletic Director of Communication is an integral member of Curry
College athletics responsible to deliver the promotion content of
the department's 14 sport varsity athletic program. The incumbent
is responsible with all facets of game management, promotion of the
intercollegiate athletic sports and programs, handling media
relations and maintaining an athletic website to provide students,
fans, parents and community with newsworthy information about the
student athletes, coaches and the programs.
1. Game Management:
- Carry out pre-game responsibilities for home and away games for
14 sports, approximately 300 home and away game contests per the
school year including but not limited to exchange of roster files
and statistical information with opponent's athletic
- Additional pre-game responsibilities (home only): Game program
preparation (all sports); Live Stats set-up (with designated
sports); Streaming video set-up (with designated sports); Stat Crew
game file preparation (all sports); Scoreboard scroll updating
(with designated sports).
- In-Game Responsibilities for home contests: Manage press
box/press row (including statistics crew, clock keepers, public
address announcers); Keep in-game statistics.
- Post-Game Responsibilities (both home and away): Compile
in-contest statistics and file regular reports as required by the
NCAA, including posting statistics on Curry Athletics website;
import packed game files from opponent athletic administrator and
generate game and updated season HTMLs to post to Curry Athletics
website; send SMS text messages; post game story with appropriate
links to photos, statistics and player bios to Curry Athletics
website; send post-game highlights to faculty/staff e-mails.
- Additional post-game responsibilities (home only): Report
scores to home and away media; generate and send packed game files
and HTML box scores to opponent athletic administrator and
conference office; write game stories; post scores to Presto Sports
- Post all athletics schedules to the following websites: Curry
College (Calendar of Events), Presto Sports, NCAA.
- Vote weekly in New England Division III Football Poll.
2. Production of Promotional Content:
- Work closely with the Department's Director of Athletics and
the Office of Institutional Advancement to assist in the creation
and execution of a strategic athletic communications and marketing
- Schedule pre-season photography (head shots, team photos, group
photos). Arrange for action photography through Sports Pix.
- Gather team rosters, team schedules, coaching staff bios,
player bios, season outlook, opponent information, previous season
recap, previous season statistics and results, and update all-time
- Produce weekly football electronic newsletter via constant
contact and possibly other sports as needed.
- Assist in managing the department's social media presence
across multiple platforms and collaboration on video
3. Athletics Website:
- Manage the athletic website content including but not limited
to releases on player awards, tournament seedings, pre-season
polls, all conference, maintaining up to date team rosters and
schedules, coordinating collection of information with the
assistant coaches to maintain other athletic miscellaneous content
related to cheerleading, Inside Athletics, Fan Zone, facilities,
and athletic recruits.
- Ensure athletic website content provides for current photo
galleries of athletes, live stats, video clips, live video, post
releases on all Community Service Outreach events, and maintain all
website pages with current roster schedules.
4. Student-Athlete Nomination Process:
- Submit on-line nominations for all sports to appropriate
conference office for weekly award recognition.
- Nominate student-athletes for CoSIDA Academic All-America.
- Assist head and assistant coaches in nominating and voting on
post-season all-conference teams and annual awards.
- Nominate student-athletes for in-season and post-season awards
from non-conference organizations (e.g. in football: AFCA, ECAC,
d3football.com, Boston Globe Gold Helmet, Gridiron Club, New
England Football Writers).
- Collaborate with Institutional Advancement to serve as a member
of Athletic Hall of Fame committee and research candidates'
accomplishments as Curry athletes or coaches; write copy for
publications and feature articles in Curry magazine.
- Implement and administer the sports information sub-department
budget ensuring compliance with expenditure controls and allocation
of resources to ensure their most efficient utilization.
- Recruit, hire and provide supervisory oversight to 6-8
work-study students throughout the school year.
- Provides supervisory oversight to Sports Information
- Respect and maintain confidentiality, parameters of operation,
professional protocols, and individual privacy.
- Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor or his/her
- Bachelor's Degree in Sports Management or Communications or a
related field of study is required.
- At least two years experience working in intercollegiate
Athletic Communications Office.
- Demonstrated ability to achieve goals and meet deadlines in a
- Possess excellent communication skills, strong managerial and
interpersonal skills within an extremely motivated, team-oriented
- Ability to work nights and weekends; there is limited travel
associated with this position.
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel,
PowerPoint), Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, PhotoShop,
Illustrator, Acrobat), Stat Jack (live stats), BoxCast (video
streaming) , and Stat Crew and/or PrestoSports statistical software
for all sports is required, as is the use of a content management
system to update websites.
- Minimum three to five years experience of working in an
intercollegiate Athletic Communications Office.
Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, Curry
College will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique
identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain
working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and
At the College's discretion, the education and experience
prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate,
to the satisfaction of the College, an equivalent combination of
education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for
success in the position.
Employment in this position is contingent upon the successful
completion of all required pre-employment background checks.
Inquiries about the application of Title IX can be directed to
the College's Title IX Coordinator, Rachel King at
Rachel.email@example.com, (617) 979-3516, or King Academic
Administration Building, 55 Atherton St, or US Department of
Education, Office of Civil Rights ("OCR") - Boston Office, 5 Post
Office Square, 8th Floor, Boston, MA 02109-3921, (617)
Please apply online at
for consideration. Interested applicants must submit the
- a cover letter
- a resume; and
- a list of three professional references, one of which must be a
former or current supervisor, including complete contact
information and professional titles.