Executive, Executive - Associate Athletics Director
4 Year Degree
Duties: Assist the Assistant Director of Athletics for Communications with the exchange of all sports-related information with other institutions, the Great American Conference and the NCAA; serve as a liaison to all media outlets for information regarding Mulerider Athletics; write stories and take photographs for releases; record statistics during each home event for all SAU sports teams and away events as required; report statistics to the NCAA, Great American Conference, visiting institutions and other applicable organizations; accumulate, organize and maintain archive statistics for assigned SAU sports teams; provide assistance in the training, guidance, supervision and evaluation to assigned game day staff in the areas of in-game social media use, official scoring and graphic design for the purpose of department marketing; maintain and routinely update all information contained on the SAU Athletics Department website; assist with game day operations (including pregame press box setup and postgame teardown) as assigned by the director; comply with all rules, regulations, guidelines and bylaws of institution, Great American Conference, and NCAA and other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree preferred; demonstrate evidence of successful experience in related field; effective communication, excellent written and oral communication skills with a strong attention to detail; interpersonal skills and commitment to total success of students. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community and excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Interested individuals should send a letter of interest, current resume, and the contact information of five (5) references to HR@saumag.edu or the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E. University, MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. AA/EOE. Non-listed references may be contacted.
About Southern Arkansas University
Southern Arkansas University is a comprehensive regional university located in Magnolia, Arkansas. Southern Arkansas University provides quality four-year undergraduate programs offering 48 baccalaureate degrees, five associate degrees, in addition to selected master’s degrees. Other important information, including the university catalog, is available at the university website: www.saumag.edu.
Southern Arkansas University is a member of the Great American Conference, NCAA Division II, with men’s competition in football, basketball, track, baseball, golf, and cross-country. Women’s competition includes programs in basketball, softball, volleyball, tennis, golf, cross-country, and track.