SUNY Potsdam, a NCAA DIII institution, is accepting applications for a full-time Senior Staff Assistant (Athletics Facilities Director) who will be the first line liaison between the department, campus and community partners. Responsibilities include coordination of event programming, all facility rentals, day-to-day operations, direct oversight of all athletics equipment operations, grounds and facility operations and maintenance, budgeting, and game-day operations and staff. Additional responsibilities include supporting the athletic director and partnering with assistant athletics directors and coaches on administrative related tasks. Facilities Director reports to the Athletics Director. Position is open until filled. To review additional job duties and responsibilities and/or to apply visit http://employment.potsdam.edu/postings/4247. The selected candidate will support compliance with SUNYAC, NEWHL, NEAC, and NCAA rules, regulations and policies.
Required Qualifications include: Demonstrated knowledge of facilities management and operational and fiscal analysis and techniques, ability to take initiative and plan, organize, coordinate, and perform work in various situations where numerous and diverse demands are involved, ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, ability to work independently or in a team setting, and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, or related field. Preferred Qualifications: Three or more years’ experience in facility operations or game operations or administration, higher education athletics programs or Division III athletics program with hockey, Master’s degree in Sport Management or related field.
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