Job Summary

Oversees a major university athletic program including: planning; implementing and directing all administrative activities; budgeting; hiring coaches; strategic planning; monitoring sports programs; development and staffing.

Job Functions

Plans, administers, and directs intercollegiate athletic activities in college or university.

Interprets and participates in formulating extramural athletic policies.

Employs and discharges coaching staff and other department employees on own initiative or at direction of board in charge of athletics.

Directs preparation and dissemination of publicity to promote athletic events.

Plans and coordinates activities of coaching staff.

Prepares budget and authorizes department expenditures.

Plans and schedules sports events, and oversees ticket sales activities.

Certifies reports of income produced from ticket sales.

May direct programs for students of physical education.

Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree and 15 years athletic management experience.

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