Executive, Executive - Associate Athletics Director
4 Year Degree
Reporting to the Director of Athletics, the Associate Athletic Director for Student Athlete Success is responsible for assisting with the overall organization, administration, and supervision of the intercollegiate program for men and women. The Associate Athletic Director for Student Athlete Success will serve as a member of the Director of Athletics’ Executive team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the coordinating of programs and initiatives to support student athlete success and retention and serving as liaison to campus departments and organizations. The position will also serve as the primary sport administrator for numerous sports to be determined by the Director of Athletics. The Associate Athletic Director for Student Athlete Success will envision and carry out impactful programs to empower student-athlete success.
Minimum Requirements: Bachelors degree with a minimum of three years of related athletics administration experience. Master's degree is preferred. Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics. A valid driver's license and safe driving history.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Strong leadership skills as they relate to building relationships with athletes, faculty, staff and University community. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to communicate and organize with student-athletes within the rules and regulations of Lander University, Peach Belt Conference, and NCAA DII. Strong Microsoft Office skills.
Apply: Applications must be submitted online at www.jobs.sc.gov and received by July 11, 2017. Receipt of individual applications not acknowledged. See position status at www.lander.edu/hr. Lander University is a tobacco-free campus. All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements. The duties and responsibilities of this position require that all applicants be subject to the customary background review, including a credit report.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.
Named one of the best public regional colleges in the South by the U.S. News & World Report (2017), Lander University is a coeducational, state-assisted, comprehensive, regional, four-year university with traditional liberal arts and science programs, and professional programs in business, education and nursing. With a student enrollment of approximately 3,000, the University offers 24 undergradua...te degree programs and four graduate degree programs. Lander’s 123-acre campus is located in Greenwood, one of the largest cities in South Carolina’s piedmont region. Founded in 1872, Lander serves students from every region of South Carolina, as well as from 29 states and 17 foreign countries.