The River States Conference (RSC) is accepting resumes and nominations for the position of Conference Commissioner. The RSC is affiliated with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and is comprised of 13 institutions in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. More comprehensive information about the RSC can be found at www.riverstatesconference.com The conference sponsors championships in the following sports: Baseball, Men's and Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Cross Country, Men's and Women's Golf, Men's and Women's Soccer, Softball, Men's and Women's Tennis, Men's and Women's Indoor/Outdoor Track and Field, and Volleyball. The RSC Commissioner reports directly to the conference's Council of Presidents.
The primary responsibility of the Commissioner to serve as the chief administrative officer of the Conference. A full job description can be downloaded here: http://www.riverstatesconference.com/d/Job_Description_--_RSC_Commissioner.pdf
Candidates for this position should display strong leadership and motivational qualities with proven oral and written communication skills. Experience in collegiate athletic administration and a thorough working knowledge of NAIA rules and regulations are essential. A bachelor's degree is required and a Master's degree is preferred. The salary for this full-time position is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Preference may be given to candidates who are willing to relocate their primary residences inside the geographic boundaries of the conference membership.
Only electronic application documents are accepted by the River States Conference Commissioner Search Committee.
Please send a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references* to:
Mr. Bob Wilson email@example.com Comprehensive Athletics Consulting, LLC
Confidential inquiries, questions and nominations may be directed to: Mr. Bob Wilson firstname.lastname@example.org 949-697-0997 Comprehensive Athletics Consulting, LLC
*The committee would like names and contact information (telephone and e-mail) for three references, none of whom will be contacted until a later stage of the search or without the formal permission of the candidate. All inquiries and applications will be received and evaluated with the highest standard of confidence.
All applications are due by Nov. 1, 2017 - The screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The starting date is negotiable.
The River States Conference was founded in 1916 as the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The league underwent a re-branding to best reflect its current membership and changed its name to the River States Conference on July 1, 2016.
The River States Conference has 13 member institutions representing five states -- Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. The Ohio River ...flows through the center of the geographic region of the conference and connects the five states.
The River States Conference sponsors championships in 15 sports and its members are affiliated nationally with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
River States Conference members include Alice Lloyd (Ky.) College, Asbury (Ky.) University, Brescia (Ky.) University, Carlow (Pa.) University, Cincinnati Christian (Ohio) University, Indiana University East, Indiana University Kokomo, Indiana University Southeast, Midway (Ky.) University, Ohio Christian University, Point Park (Pa.) University, the University of Rio Grande (Ohio) and West Virginia Institute of Technology (WVU Tech).
The River States Conference's 15 championship sports are: Baseball, Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Golf, Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer, Softball, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis, Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field and Volleyball.