Located in beautiful and historic Uptown New Orleans, Loyola University New Orleans is a Jesuit, Catholic institution of higher education, welcoming students of diverse backgrounds and preparing them to lead meaningful lives with and for others; to pursue truth, wisdom, and virtue; and to work for a more just world. The university is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, and offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to 3,800 students from 48 states and 39 countries. U.S. News & World Report ranks Loyola University 10th Best Regional University in the South, 4th in the region for diversity, and 12th “Best Value” in the South. Chartered in 1912, Loyola fosters a rigorous, critical education dedicated to a tradition of service, social justice, and the development of the whole person.
The Coordinator will provide strategic leadership, communication, and administrative support to the Director of Athletics in all facets of the department. Duties of the position include administrative support for the Director, financial management of the facility, direct all office functions, assist with facility strategic plan, and coordinate special events for the department. This is a 12-month position.
Qualifications: Bachelor degree or three years of experience in athletics, fitness, and/or related field required. Master’s degree preferred. Event Planning/Marketing/Promotions experience. Proficiency with MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint. Attention to detail and accuracy of work. An understanding of basic accounting principles; demonstrated ability in organizational skills and office and personnel management. Ability to communicate effectively verbally, electronically, and in writing. An ability to work with young people in a fast-paced sports environment. Ability to develop, maintain and foster a congenial and productive working relationships with University constituents.
Additional Desirable Qualifications: Experience in a higher education environment. A strong background in the supervision of employees and knowledge of computer applications.
Loyola University New Orleans, a Jesuit and Catholic institution of higher education, welcomes students of diverse backgrounds and prepares them to lead meaningful lives with and for others; to pursue truth, wisdom, and virtue; and to work for a more just world. Inspired by Ignatius of Loyola's vision of finding God in all things, the university is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, while ...also offering opportunities for professional studies in undergraduate and selected graduate programs. Through teaching, research, creative activities, and service, the faculty, in cooperation with the staff, strives to educate the whole student and to benefit the larger community.