Sports Information Director Resume Samples

A Sports Information Director maintains relationships with both local and state media. A Sports Information Director passes on such information and answers interview questions. The educational requirement aides to get 3 years of bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in sports fields such as administration, communication, management, or journalism. The role demands writing content for press releases, news publishing, media articles, sports programs, and sports highlights and recaps, etc. New recruitment is also a part of the job responsibility. A Sports Information Director also needs to use illustrations, videos, and pictures to share information online, through social media platforms and channels.

Sports Information Director Resume should have to mention their knowledge of sports experience, finance, and management. Other skills essentially need to highlight are networking, budgeting, leadership, expertise in sports, decision-makers, and problem solvers. The job description also includes updating the official website of the sports department and offering secretarial help in the department.

Sports Information Director Resume example

Sports Information Director Resume

Summary : Sports Information Director with 10 years of experience in Evaluating and recruiting high school athletes. Scouting opponents and assist in the development of game plans, strategies, etc. & Coordinating with radio and television production staff, as well as on-air talent covering Stetson athletic events. Working closely with both head and assistant coaches to provide information to them and collect information for the athletics web site, all publications and media.

Skills : Platforms: Macintosh OS and Windows; Software: Adobe.

Description :

    1. Market and promoted athletic programs via all media forms including radio, print, television, social networking sites including but not limited to: publications development, press releases, media coordination, and web page creation and site maintenance.
    2. Managed and oversaw all home game day activities for all sporting events.
    3. Managed athletic contest statistics using various programs including DatStat's and other software.
    4. Managed the athletic website with press releases, photographs, statistical information.
    5. Managed the Livestreaming of home games.
    6. Pointed University, West Point, GA Adjunct Professor Facilitate the classes: The Point Experience, Exercise and Weight Control, and Recreational Leadership Point University, West Point, GA Head Women's Basketball Coach Management of all aspects of the program.
    7. Observed and evaluated performance of athletes and demonstrate proper techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's In Sports Administration


Sports Information Director Resume

Summary : Sports Information Director is Serving as the primary media contact for eight varsity sports. Updating and maintaining the official athletics Web site compiling statistics at athletic events. Pitching story ideas to and built relationships with media contacts. Managing the press box and scorer's table at home events and oversaw the game day staff.

Skills : Writing, Editing, Photography, Sports Historian.

Description :

    1. Provided day-to-day supervision of Athletics Communications department which included coverage of 15 intercollegiate sports at the NCAA Division I level.
    2. Managed the hiring, training and supervision of full-time assistants, student workers and contractors.
    3. Traveled with men's basketball, baseball, and to championship events.
    4. Wrote and designed press releases, features, media guides, game programs and brochures.
    5. Supervised design and maintenance of Athletic Web Page.
    6. Pitched and facilitated player and coach interviews and feature ideas to members of the media.
    7. Coordinated press conferences for special announcements and staff hires.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Sports Information Director Resume

Summary : To attain a Sports Information Director professional position in the athletic administration enabling a blend of my collegiate coaching experience, academic teaching skills, leadership, and administrative skills with a goal in assisting in the development of one's highest human potential at the collegiate level. Organizing and directing 10-15 student workers per year for statistics, scoreboard operation, music, live video and public address announcer for home events.

Skills : Sales, Leadership Development.

Description :

    1. Directed the day-to-day operations of the Centre College Sports Information Department and the coverage of 23 NCAA Division III sports, including football.
    2. Responsible for sports information coverage in hosting multiple SCAC/SAA and NCAA Tournaments for sports including baseball, men's and women's basketball, football, and women's soccer.
    3. Implemented live stats and live video for 11 different sports for first time in school history.
    4. Oversaw two changes of athletic web site, including last change to Presto Sports.
    5. Responsible for everything on the athletics web site, including stories, stats, photos, etc.
    6. Assisted in editing and organizing of football and basketball media guides, along with informational brochures for each team.
    7. Provided information to several local and national media outlets, the SCAC/SAA, and opponents for coverage of Centre Athletics.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Sports Information Director Resume

Summary : Versatile and experienced professional with extensive background in marketing through electronic and print communications, social media, web management, and customer and media relations. Managing a budget for the hiring of student-workers and purchasing of office equipment. Devising a new file naming and storage system for weekly releases received from league and national organizations, as well as pictures and video content.

Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Spinetix Elementi, IMovie, Google Analytics, Drupal, Expression Engine, HTML, CSS, Windows, Mac OS X, Social Media Management.

Description :

    1. Arranged and coordinated photography and collaborated with university staff for graphic design needs.
    2. Arranged interviews with student-athletes and coaches.
    3. Coordinated press coverage of events, including local media as well as several regionally televised games.
    4. Led press conferences.
    5. Part of radio network team and assisted with on-air duties and statistics.
    6. Managed six student volunteers and 10-20 event staff depending upon sport.
    7. Handled day to day statistics of 14 sports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Sports Information Director Resume

Summary : Experienced, energetic professional with four years of marketing, graphic, video and public/media relations experience in college sports information offices. Have spent four years successfully working in a fast-paced environment where attention to detail and communication with fellow industry professionals is key.

Skills : Social Media; Adobe Creative Suite CS5; Microsoft Office; Budget Management; Staff Management.

Description :

    1. Created a department social media/multimedia presence through the use of Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.
    2. Maintained department website with updated stats and records, write press releases and keep team rosters, schedules and player bios current.
    3. Produced video content, including player bio videos, post-game recaps/highlights, and weekly KSPK Grizzly Connect interviews.
    4. Communicated with conference and national offices, and fellow SIDs daily, exchanging rosters, statistics and media notes for athletic events.
    5. Managed a staff of 15 student-workers during home events and weekly office hours.
    6. Directed in-game and special event use of Daktronics stadium video display board, as well as create and produce all content for video display board.
    7. Trained student-workers on video shooting/editing, statistics keeping, data entry and records updating.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A. In English

Sports Information Director Resume

Summary : Over 30 years of successful athletic administration and athletic business management in NCAA intercollegiate athletics. Exceptional award-winning experience and leadership qualities. Successful experienced in all aspects of intercollegiate athletic administration. & In charged of statistical reporting and archiving for the athletic department. Responsible for web-site management. Presenting at all competitions and oversaw game-day staff in statistical entry.

Skills : Graphic Design, Sales, Statistics, Mathematics.

Description :

    1. Supervised all aspects of MSU's sports information office; the media relations office of the athletic department.
    2. Had dual reporting lines to both the Director of Athletics and the Vice-President for University Relations.
    3. Won many national awards for publications.
    4. Developed strong relationships and reputation with regional and national media on behalf of MSU; traveled with various teams; represented MSU athletics at athletic games and special events.
    5. Worked closely and collaborated with many departments including university administrators, coaches and student-athletes.
    6. Initiated the MSU athletics Hall of Fame.
    7. Managed special events.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master's In Journalism

Sports Information Director Resume

Objective : Seeking a full-time, salaried management position where I can expand my knowledge and experience in the restaurant industry. Managing the Athletic Dept.'s website by keeping it updated with current information on all Men and Women's teams and schedule of events, their Coaches, Rosters, Banquets, Fundraisers, new recruit commitments, and any other stories or news relevant to the department.

Skills : Proficient with Microsoft Office, PageMaker, InDesign, CBS College Sports Netitor, NeuLion's Titan, Photoshop, Statcrew, and Hy-Tek software.

Description :

    1. Assisted in targeting and selling sponsorships to potential JSA partners.
    2. Accommodated sponsor representation on JS A publications, website and social media pages.
    3. Communicated with, marketing and pitching to sports organizations in efforts to bring them to Joplin.
    4. Overhauled and maintained the Sports Authority's presence on its social media platforms.
    5. Redesigned and implemented an entirely new website for JSA, using WordPress as content management system.
    6. Wrote press releases, notifying regional media of sporting events and coordinating their efforts.
    7. Coordinated sites and facilities during athletic and sporting events, overseeing logistics of tournaments and events.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Journalism

Sports Information Director Resume

Objective : To be a leader with innovative ideas, charisma, and character who will enhance your brand and spur growth and prosperity within your company. Responsible for game management of all home sporting events. Attending all sporting events, wrote game summaries and stories for the campus and local newspapers, and posted all event news in the Athletic Dept.

Skills : Salesforce.Com, Sales, Territory Management, Territory Management.

Description :

    1. Managed the communication and marketing efforts for the athletic department which encompassed 14 varsity teams.
    2. Coordinated and supervised the launch of the new athletics website.
    3. Created and posted written game coverage of 14 varsity sports on the athletics website, in addition to distributing content to local media.
    4. Managed social media, including Facebook and Twitter, and supervised social media intern.
    5. Managed content on athletics website, including photos, rosters, schedules and statistics.
    6. Supervised and evaluated Assistant Sports Information Director.
    7. Coordinated with coaches to produce team photos, season previews, and post game interviews, in addition to support material such as programs and press releases.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master's In Journalism

Sports Information Director Resume

Objective : Sports Information Director is Managing day-to-day operations of the online communications for 18 intercollegiate sports. Developing and implementing digital marketing strategies for special events and all home events. Maintaining athletics website with accurate and up-to-date information, including stats, stories and videos. Working closely with national and conference offices regarding student-athlete or coach availability for media appearances.

Skills : Presto Sports, Sidearm, Stat Crew, Adobe PhotoShop, Microsoft Office, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0, And Other Statistical Packages.

Description :

    1. Created the Salem International Twitter, Facebook, and Collegians pages for fans, students, and staff to increase marketing for the university.
    2. Wrote articles, press releases, and biographies for the website and Hall of Fame.
    3. Featured Sports Information Director through CoSida and CollegeFanz for content and implementing new widgets while working closely with CollegeFanz staff.
    4. Designed the athletics website utilizing HTML, JavaScript, PHP, and Dreamweaver.
    5. Created multiple new features that enhance the marketing and view ability of the website.
    6. Wrote press releases, feature articles for game programs and local news media, and all content for media guides for each sport.
    7. Designed and produced media guides using Adobe InDesign and PageMaker. 
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Executive
      Education
      Education
      Master's In Journalism

      Sports Information Director Resume

      Objective : Sports Information Director is Experienced sports professional with fifteen years of progressive experience in Professional, Collegiate and High School Sports. Diversing background including business ownership, sports retail management as well as teaching and coaching. Creative problem solver who fosters an innovative, professional, and engaged work environment with proven results in employee/student engagement and goal achievement.

      Skills : Coaching, Drywall Industry, Sports Information.

      Description :

        1. Managed the Athletic Dept.'s website by keeping it updated with current information on all Men and Women's teams and schedule of events, their Coaches, Rosters, Banquets, Fundraisers, new recruit commitments, and any other stories or news relevant to the department.
        2. Attended all sporting events, wrote game summaries and stories for the campus and local newspapers, and posted all event news in the Athletic Dept.
        3. Assisted Head Coach Cindy Ball Malone in building one of the powerhouse JC teams in Northern California.
        4. Responsible for teaching, supporting, and assisting student athletes to maximize and maintain their grades.
        5. Volunteered and served as a mentor to 25+ Student Athletes that needed additional support and guidance outside of school and softball, as many came from broken homes.
        6. Responsible for maintaining the field and preparing it for every home game.
        7. Directed publicity and media relations for NCAA Division I athletics department.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      0-2 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Entry Level
      Education
      Education
      Master's In Journalism