The Athletic Director will lead the coordination of athletic fundraising activities and will monitor the athletic department budget. In addition, the Athletic Director will be responsible for directing the sports information and marketing process ,administering athletic scholarship and associated recruiting activities. The Athletic Director will ensure administration of field and facility usage in coordination with the University's Conference Services staff and in consultation with the President will lead planning and facility upgrades. In accordance with University practices and human resources support, the Athletic Director will assist with hiring and training athletic department staff members.
Bachelor’s Degree (*Master’s degree preferred.)
Seven years’ experience as an intercollegiate Athletic Director, Assistant Athletic Director or Athletic Department Administrator required. Must have prior intercollegiate coaching experience, NCAA compliance, fundraising and facilities responsibilities background.
Maintain both NCAA and University policies and procedures in assigned compliance area/inventory, reviewing, revising and updating annually and issuing new as regulations and requirements dictate; ensure mandated requirements are met and documentation is maintained per policies and procedures; ensure assigned personnel are fully trained, qualified and certified to perform assigned compliance responsibilities.
Required to have a valid driver’s license; NCAA Rules Compliance Certification; NCAA Division II compliance rules and guidelines knowledge; and FERPA knowledge.