Exciting new opportunity in Harvard University Athletics for a Deputy Athletic Director for External Operations and Relations who will provide strategic leadership and broad supervision with the department's external units (athletic communications, business development, marketing and promotions, multimedia, alumni relations and development and tickets), develop and execute strategies to ensure collaboration and alignment in those areas, and maximize revenue potential and engagement.
Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree and 10+ years of previous experience in external affairs in college and/or professional sports.
About Harvard University
Harvard is a highly selective liberal arts college whose mission is to educate citizens and citizen-leaders for our society. The College is a residential institution of nearly 7,000 undergraduates and is located in Cambridge, MA. Harvard is deeply committed to the intellectual, social and personal transformation of its undergraduates during their four years at Harvard. The Department of Athletics offers 42 varsity programs for men and women, more than any other Division I school in the United States. Harvard employees have access to a wide range of educational offerings, including world-class museums, tuition assistance, and hundreds of web-based learning programs. Our benefits package is superior and provides multiple options for the health and well-being of our employees. Being located in Cambridge is a distinct advantage, since Cambridge is a lively, multi-cultural city adjacent to Boston, which is an undisputed hub of college and university life in the U.S. We actively seek and welcome applications from diverse candidates and from those with a demonstrable commitment to a more inclusive society.