Executive, Executive - Associate Athletics Director
McPherson College is seeking a collaborative and dynamic individual eager to serve as the Assistant/Associate Athletic Director. (The title will be provided commensurate with experience and education).
This position is responsible for assisting in the management of all athletic activities, events, and personnel and is actively involved in student-athlete enrollment and retention efforts. The successful applicant must be comfortable mentoring athletic staff, being a campus leader, and managing a budget. The recommended applicant should be prepared to participate in a robust athletic strategic plan.
The Assistant/Associate Athletic Director position is an exempt, full-time, 12-month position and is eligible for college benefits. This position reports to the Athletic Director and is a member of the Athletic Department’s leadership team.
The successful applicant will have a minimum of three to five years’ experience in collegiate sports management and coaching at the college level. Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills are necessary. Bachelor’s degree is required and a master’s degree is preferred.
McPherson College’s athletic department consists of 15 varsity teams, of which five currently have junior varsity rosters. McPherson College was 4th in the Commissioner’s Cup standings (KCAC) and 87th in the Director’s Cup standings (NAIA), the college’s highest finish on both lists. Currently of the 850 students enrolled, four hundred (400) are student-athletes.
To easily apply for this position, complete the online application below and submit your cover letter, resume and contact information of three professional references.
No phone calls.
About McPherson College
McPherson College seeks dynamic and innovative applicants for the position of Men’s and Women’s Head Tennis Coach. This position reports to the Athletic Director and is a full-time, exempt position, eligible for college benefits. This is a 12-month position.
The Head Tennis Coach is responsible for a focus on student/athlete instruction in athletic performance, physical health, and sport team concepts specific to tennis. The coach is responsible for developing and guiding the tennis program by mentoring, teaching and providing the guidance and support necessary for the student athletes to be successful in their athletic and academic endeavors. The coach will represent McPherson College, its mission, and the Athletic department’s program and goals in a positive manner.
Duties include but are not limited to the recruitment and retention of student-athletes; scouting; scheduling; team travel; community service; academic monitoring with integrity; enforcement of team policies and procedures; off-season conditioning; leading training sessions and knowledge of and adherence to college, conference and NAIA rules and regulations.
Experience: Previous coaching experience require...d. Heading coaching experience preferred.
Education: A baccalaureate degree. Master’s degree preferred.
Interpersonal Skills: Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communications skills are necessary.
Other Skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Office products is required and working with budgets.
Travel is a requirement of this position.
Please complete the on-line application below and include your cover letter, your resume and one professional letter of reference.
No phone calls.