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Communications: Corporate Communications
Assistant, Communications - USA Volleyball (Colorado Springs, CO)

About USA Volleyball

Want to work in the Olympic Movement with one of the most successful organizations serving one of the fastest growing and exciting sports in the world? USA Volleyball is the national governing body for beach, indoor and sitting volleyball in the United States with over 300,000 members, responsible for selecting the Olympic and Paralympic volleyball teams. USA Volleyball also supports a network of regional associations, youth and junior programs, national championships, coaching and officials training, grassroots development, and the SafeSport initiative. Visit for more.

Job Description

The Communications Assistant is a temporary 9-month position that will report to the Communications Manager and will be responsible for media and public relations for the USAV Sitting Volleyball program; help manage the team coverage of the Beach HP and HP international programs, as well as Junior Nationals; assist with web, social and digital management throughout with special emphasis during the Olympic Games. This position, while temporary, will be important to the department’s success in 2016 and will travel, including the Paralympic Games in Rio. Candidates seeking a mission-driven, energetic environment, eager to make a positive impact for USAV brand are encouraged to apply.

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities include but are not necessarily limited to:

  • Coordinate public and media relations for the USAV Sitting Volleyball National Teams
  • Update the USAV Pinterest account and assist with all other social platforms
  • Collaborate with the Beach HP and HP staffs on the promotion of their international teams
  • Produce feature content for and social / digital platforms
  • Assist with website management
  • Assists with event management
  • Assists with email newsletter marketing
  • Assists with maintaining photo files
  • Works appropriate evening and weekend hours for events, onsite and remote

Skills and Qualities

  • Professional, results-oriented self-starter
  • Comfortable working independently and in group settings with a positive can-do demeanor
  • Experience in working in a multifaceted, multi-deadline atmosphere
  • Maintain consistent and positive communication with internal clients 
  • Ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities
  • Ability to meet critical deadlines, performed well under pressure
  • Careful attention to detail


  • BS/BA in marketing, communication, digital media or equivalent work experience
  • 1-3 years of post-graduate experience preferred
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel), Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, inDesign, or similar), ExactTarget (or similar), CMS, HTML, CSS design, video and editing tools, flash rich internet applications, web tools, Google Analytics, and new media platforms
  • Experience in sports publicity is required. Background in volleyball, preferred
  • Must be able to successfully pass a USAV background screening

 Starting Salary

$26,500 - Commensurate with experience

Applications accepted online only.  Applications must be received no later than close of business Monday, 23 November, 2015.

Relocation package is not available for this position

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Athlete Management/Coaching: Coach
Head Coach, Men’s Sitting National Team - USA Volleyball (Edmond, OK)

Job Description

The Head Coach, Men’s Sitting National Team is a regular full-time position reporting directly to the Director, High Performance Sitting Programs. The position oversees all aspects of the Men’s National Sitting Team Program. Extended hours may be required to include nights and weekends. This position is located in Edmond, Oklahoma.  Travel outside of Oklahoma will be required.

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities include but are not necessarily limited to:

  • Direct the Men’s National Sitting Team Program.

  • Recruit, evaluate, and select athletes into the Men’s National Team Program and Pipeline.

  • Make final determinations of athletes to represent the United States in National Team Events.

  • Prepare and manage the Men’s National Team budget with the HP Sitting Program Director.

  • Participate in the strategic planning process for Sitting Programs.

  • Select, train and evaluate Team’s assistant coaches, technology personnel and support staff.

  • Coordinate all Men’s National Team competitions and camps.

  • Plan and develop, in consultation with HP Sitting Program Director, an annual competitive schedule for the Men’s National Team.

  • Coordinate elite player selection and development with Coordinator, Sitting Teams Programs and A2 coaches.

  • Consult on selections for Elite Coaches Development Program.

  • Assist with general team/program management responsibilities.

  • Train male and female athletes in the resident and distance training programs and maintain training files on each athlete.
  • Oversee an evaluation and tracking program for high performance athletes and coaches.
  • Other duties and projects as assigned.



  • Bachelor degree required Sports Administration, Coaching or related field.

  • Minimum seven (7) years coaching at the elite junior, collegiate, national or international level or the equivalent in competition and sport management.  Work with Paralympic programs desirable.

  • Minimum three (3) years as a head coach leading two or more coaches, or equivalent supervisory experience.

  • Minimum of CAP I certification preferred and willingness to pursue additional levels.

  • Proven ability to promote sport performance, experience with DataVolley Software.

  • Demonstrated leadership of athletes and staff.

  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Excellent written and communication skills.

  • Must be able to successfully pass USAV background screening.


$ 52,000 - Commensurate with experience. Applications accepted on-line only.  Telephone calls will not be accepted.

Deadline for application:  open until position filled

USAV also offers a comprehensive benefits package to all full-time employees.

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