Position Purpose: The Associate Athletic Director for External position has primary responsibility including oversight of all aspects of marketing, communications, game day operations, community engagement, corporate partnerships and other duties. This position will also serve as a member of the athletic senior staff and ensure that the department continues developing passionate champions.
Key Result Areas and Essential (E) and Secondary (S) Functions: E Based on university and departmental mission, provide direct oversight of marketing and communications E Oversee event management and operations E Lead departmental efforts to serve and engage the community S Develop corporate partnerships and other fundraising opportunities in conjunction with the Director of Athletics. S Assist with long range planning to help ensure the department achieves goals outlined in strategic plan S Serve as the contact person for facilitating outsourced services S Hire, train and supervise interns, students, external event staff and volunteers who work with the external area of Athletic Department S Builds and sustains relationships with a wide variety of constituents across the department, University and Community E Attend home and away athletic events as required E Other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree in a related field and previous athletic administration experience required. Master’s degree preferred. While not required, previous experience in external operations is ideal.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
Ability to operate a personal computer
Ability to coordinate a variety of tasks simultaneously
Ability to work well with a variety of diverse personalities
Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Knowledge of institutional budgets and ability to manage fiscal responsibilities
Knowledge of athletics, marketing, fundraising with insights as they relate to present trends and society
Ability to plan, organize, conduct and participate in effective staff meetings
Online applications only at https://www.northcentral.edu/employment/job-openings/associate-athletic-director/
About North Central University
North Central University is a Christ-centered, Pentecostal school with a commitment to academic excellence that prepares students to fulfill biblical models of leadership and ministry throughout the world (Ephesians 4: 11-12).