Associate Athletic Director

Posting Date  
Winthrop University
Rock Hill, SC
Job Type 
Full Time - Experienced
Salary Range 
Commensurate with experience
Preferred Education 
Advanced degree

Job Description 
Major Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Vice President of Athletics, the Associate Athletic Director provides leadership in the areas of leadership
development, Title IX and sport oversight.
 Serves on the Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics’ Executive Team and participates in the administrative process for
determining and working toward the goals outlined in the division’s strategic plan, Drive to 25.
Supervises between three and seven staff members.
 Serves as the sports administrator for multiple sports as assigned.
 Oversees and manages at least one of the division’s business unit--business and finance, academic services, facilities and
events, and/or marketing and communications.
 Assists supervised unit and sports programs with preparation of annual operating budgets and ensures compliance with the
approved budget plan.
 Disseminates important division, campus, conference and NCAA information to all staff and members of the Executive
 Prepares contest contracts for supervised sports and ensures compliance.
 Oversees the coordination of officiating assignments for all supervised sports.
 Prepares, in cooperation with the Athletics Business Office, the annual Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act report and ensures
timely submission.
 Ensures supervised sport programs are in compliance with the principles of awarding athletics grants-in-aid, recruiting
expenditures, and roster size in relation to the university’s equity initiatives.
 Serves as the communication contact for issues pertaining to supervised sports (i.e. parents, media, campus, conference, etc.).
 Travels to at least one away contest with each supervised program/sport each year.
 Works with the Office of Diversity and Student Engagement to ensure that Winthrop Athletics continues its position as a
leader within the NCAA for diversity and inclusion.
 Works with the Office of the President, University Chief of Staff, and Faculty Athletics Representative to maintain
compliance with Title IX and the division’s Gender Equity report.
 For the right candidate, serves as the division’s Senior Woman Administrator.

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