The Department of Athletics and Recreation is home to numerous staff members dedicated to providing students with meaningful experiences both on and off the playing fields. We offer 19 NCAA Division III competitive teams as part of the State University of New York Athletic Conference.
Responsibilities: Direct all administrative, operation and business functions for the Athletic department; Hire, supervise, evaluate and mentor department personnel ensuring their commitment to the university's mission; Develop and manage the department budget ensuring full-compliance with all Federal, State and SUNY regulations; Ensure full compliance with all NCAA, SUNYAC, SUNY and campus rules and regulations; Act as a liaison between the department and the College Foundation's fundraising efforts;
Minimum Qualifications: Master's Degree from an accredited higher education institution. Five years or more years demonstrated progressive experience in NCAA or professional athletics administration including budget management, staff supervision and development, facility management, and fund-raising. Ability to work with a diverse constituency including students, staff, alumni and community. Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and familiarity with NCAA compliance procedures including a firm understanding of Division III student athlete philosophy. Demonstrated successful experience with external fundraising, marketing, and promotion. Demonstrated a record of establishing and maintaining positive relationships with the local community and alumni. Demonstrated effective leadership style and record of excellent communication skills. Demonstrated record of selecting and mentoring successful coaches and staff. Demonstrated ability to work closely with other institutional departments, particularly Admissions, Residence Life and Facilities Management. Familiarity with Title IX. Additional Information.
This is a full-time, term appointed, UUP-represented (Appendix B, SL5) position beginning January 1, 2018. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. Fredonia prides itself on an outstanding workforce. To continually support organizational excellence, the university conducts background screens on applicants. An Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer, Fredonia provides for, and promotes, equal opportunity employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment, without discrimination. Pursuant to University policy, the University is committed to fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students, as well as ensuring equal educational opportunity, employment, and access to services, programs, and activities, without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, or domestic violence victim status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law, or treated adversely or retaliated against based upon a protected characteristic. The University's policy is in accordance with federal and state laws and regulations prohibiting unlawful discrimination and harassment. These laws include the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as Amended by the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972, and the New York State Human Rights Law. These laws prohibit discrimination and harassment, including sexual harassment and sexual violence. Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at email@example.com.
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Additional Salary Information: This is a full-time, term appointed, UUP-represented (Appendix B, SL5) position beginning January 1, 2018.
Company DescriptionThe State University of New York at Fredonia is a comprehensive, selective, public,residential, liberal arts university located in beautiful Western New York, just minutesfrom Lake Erie. Founded in 1826, the university is among the most storied in the StateUniversity of New York system and is the first in the SUNY system to be awarded theSUNY Shared Governance Award. It is home ...to a world-renowned School of Music andover 100 degree programs in the liberal arts, natural and social sciences, education,mathematics, and business. Fredonia also features cutting-edge programs in theemerging fields of technology, service, and communication and is consistently rankedamong the top public, master's granting universities in the North by U.S. News andWorld Report.Fredonia is known for its strong academic programs, attractive architecture and grounds,rich campus life, and commitment to student engagement and success. Fredonia isfocused on ensuring that all Fredonia students, utilizing knowledge developed through abroad range of intellectual experiences, will be:Skilled (develop Intellectual and Applied Skills, Literacies and Knowledge),Connected (engage Community and Diversity: Local Stewardship, GlobalCitizenship),Creative (demonstrate Scholarship, Artistry, and Innovation), andResponsible (activate Sustainability, Ethics, Leadership, and Professionalism).