Mississippi Valley State University

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October 25, 2013

Associate Athletic Director







Associate Athletic Director


Appointment Conditions:

Full-time (12-months)



Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


Reporting to the Athletics Director Assist in management of day-to-day operations of Athletics office; assist with development and management of projects;  serve as a primary point of contact between the office and internal/external constituencies on a range of issues; provide information and perform problem solving for athletic administrators, coaches, and external contacts; manage the administrative support staff as assigned; participate in performance evaluations, training, scheduling, and work allocation; enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-service meetings, and workshops; demonstrate knowledge of and compliance with all NCAA and SWAC rules and regulations as they relate to all job-related activities; and  perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.  Some evening and weekend work required.


Qualifications Required:

A Master's degree is required, with an emphasis in a business management, athletics leadership or related area; five years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified; ability to lead and train staff and/or students; strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community; ability to provide resolution to conflicts that arise with internal and external constituencies.  At least five years of experience in athletics administration is required, preferably at a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I level athletics program. Demonstrated working


Application Deadline:

Open until position is filled.


Application Procedure:

Send employment application, resume, academic transcripts and three (3) letters of recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Office of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Hwy 82 West

Itta Bena, MS  38941



Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer