Development, Director of Athletics, Marketing/Promotions
SENIOR ASSOCIATE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR
Pos. # 804120 Req. # P406
RESPONSIBILITIES: Work directly with the Director of Athletics and at assigned times with the Vice President University for Advancement. The position will oversee, direct, and manage all aspects of Athletic Fund Raising, Sponsorships, Marketing, Merchandise, and Licensures associated with the MTSU Athletic department. This position will oversee these specific areas and duties will include but not be limited to: Capital Fundraising, Blue Raider Athletic Association (BRAA) membership and development, oversight of all athletic marketing, oversee athletic contracts with the contracted Sports Marketing and Sponsorship Group (Learfield) and the Collegiate Licensure for all athletic merchandise. The position will serve as the supervisor of the chief athletic development officer and provide leadership to the Athletic Development Office with primary responsibility for major and capital gift campaigns (primarily gifts of $100,000 and above) and development and implementation of Capital Athletic Facility Building Campaign. Other essential duties include but are not limited to: sports oversight of assigned sports programs to include Men’s and Women’s Golf programs and other sports as assigned by the Director of Athletics. The incumbent will be expected to create innovative strategies to increase and enhance the athletic financial and physical support and loyalty to the university athletic programs working closely with and other duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in marketing, sports management, business administration or related field required. Five (5) years progressively responsible, successful administrative and/or fund-raising experience which may include successful coaching or sports oversight experience.
SALARY RANGE: $99,835 - $129,620; commensurate with experience
FILING PROCEDURE: Interested applicants should submit the following required materials: (1) a cover letter indicating interest in the position; (2) a complete resume (3) an application submitted at: http://mtsujobs.mtsu.edu.
POSTING DATE: May 10, 2018
CLOSING DATE: June 21, 2018; for optimal consideration for position please apply before May 17, 2018.
About Middle Tennessee State University
MTSU, a culturally diverse university, is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educational institution and employer. Women, ethnic minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. A Tennessee Board of Regents Institution.