The Deputy Director oversees the day-to-day operations of the Athletics Department. The Deputy Director serves as the liaison to selected capital projects and, when directed, participates in fund raising activities and donor cultivation. This position oversees the internal organization of the department, ensuring consistency with the overall mission, goals and objectives of the University, the Mountain West Conference, the Golden Coast Conference, the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation, the Western Athletic Conference and the National Collegiate Athletic Association. Along with the Director of Athletics, the Deputy Director has signature authority in the absence of the Director of Athletics and acts on his/her behalf in matters relating to the department. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the oversight of internal units and selected sports service areas including the Business Office, Event Management, Student Services, NCAA Compliance, Sports Medicine and Sports Performance. The Deputy Director also provides leadership, direction and supervision to several high profile Head Coaches. The Deputy Director must possess an energetic leadership style and, in concert with the Director of Athletics, have the ability to make decisions, problem solve and recommend long-range fiscal and operational plans.
- Bachelor's degree in related field from a four-year college or university. - Three to five years of progressively responsible administrative experience in a collegiate athletics program.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
San Jose State University Intercollegiate Athletics presently offers a comprehensive spectrum of 20 sports (7 men's and 13 women's) that compete at the NCAA Division I level--the highest level of collegiate competition. San Jose State University is a member of the Mountain West Conference. Over the years, San Jose State University athletics teams have won 10 NCAA team and 52 individual championships.