Women's Softball Coach & Asst Sports Info Director
August 28, 2018
Potsdam, New York
Full-time - Experienced
Coaching, Coaching - Softball
4 Year Degree
The Athletics Department at SUNY Potsdam is accepting on-line applications for a Community Relations Assistant whose duties will be to assist the Sports Information Director (SID) and also perform duties as the Women’s Head Softball Coach. As coach, responsibilities include contest preparation, practice planning, understand and adhere to guidelines and regulations of the NCAA and SUNYAC, strategic recruiting and retention of student athletes, public relations, purchase and care of equipment, planning and supervision of team travel, budget planning, promotion of program, and monitoring academic progress and success of student athletes. As ASID, selected candidate will work closely with the 16 intercollegiate athletic teams and coaches, serve as the official statistician during designated home contests and report the information to news outlets and post content on PotsdamBears.com, assist with media guides, game day signage, game recaps, setting up video equipment for live streaming broadcasts, feature stories, team projects and all other duties assigned by the SID. For further information and/or apply, please visit https://employment.potsdam.edu, posting No. U-00282. Application review begins immediately and continues until position is filled.
Required qualifications include: Bachelor’s Degree and other coaching certifications as appropriate, demonstrated success as a Softball Coach, and a minimum of three years’ experience.
About SUNY Potsdam
The State University of New York at Potsdam, established in 1816, is located in Northern NY. The population of the Town of Potsdam is 10,000 and nearby cities includes: Ottawa, ON, Montreal QC, Syracuse, NY and Lake Placid, NY in the Adirondack Mountains. SUNY Potsdam is a Four-Year, Public, Co-ed College which houses the School of Arts and Sciences, the School of Education and Professional Studies, and The Crane School of Music. Student Enrollment: Undergraduates 3,670 and Graduate 662. For more information about SUNY Potsdam, please visit our website at http://www.potsdam.edu