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Deputy Chief Athletics Officer (Job S#326)
Tuskegee University

Date Posted Jul. 22, 2022
Title Deputy Chief Athletics Officer (Job S#326)
University Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, AL, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate/Assistant Director
  • Athletics and Recreation Services

Deputy Chief Athletics Officer (Job S#326)

Posting Date:   July 22, 2022                                                                                  Posting End Date: October 22, 2022

Position Title:  Deputy Chief Athletics Officer                                                                Department:  Athletics

Status:  Full-Time                                                      

Special Qualifications:
In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University becoming "One Tuskegee", the ideal Deputy Chief Athletic Officer will possess the willingness to use their expetiise in transforming Tuskegee into a leading 21st century living and learning environment.

This position will serve in a senior leadership position on the Athletics Director executive senior staff. Responsible for strategic and effective leadership to the athletic director as a member of executive senior staff. Provides vision and leadership to the division such as Development, Corporate Sponsorship, Strategic Communications, Community Engagement, and Ticketing. Ensures effective communication of departmental strategies and goals to coaches, administrators, student-athletes, and other external campus constituents.

Responsible for the development and communication of strategic annual and long-term divisional plans. Ensures positive and collaborative relationships with key constituents on campus. Responsible for effective sport supervision and continued evaluation of assigned varsity sport programs through effective oversight, communication, and collaboration with Head Coaches. Assist with job evaluation, development and continued professional growth of employees in the unit.

Essential Job Duties  and Responsibilities

Represents the University with various athletic conferences and other organizations as required
Ensures compliance with rules and regulations governing the athletic program
Serves as a resource for the University regarding athletic related rules and regulations
Manages and coordinates the day-to-day operations of all compliance issues
Develops and implements a comprehensive compliance database in the Athletic department to assist the monitoring and reporting of compliance-related  information
Responsible for reporting all possible NCAA violations directly to the Athletics Director
Collaborates in the development of policies and procedures designed to assure achievement of internally and externally established goals and objectives, and continuous evaluation of individual and unit performances toward achievement of those goals and objectives
Manages funds by staying within an annual budget developed for selected sports which includes equipment, travel, facility, training, or related resource needs and exercising fmal authority over selected sports’ expenditures
Assists with planning, coordinating, and supervising fund-raising events and promotions activates for intercollegiate athletics
Ensures athletic events held on the University campus run smoothly and project a positive image of the intercollegiate athletics program
Supervisors event management during home games, verify all event support staff is onsite with sufficient supplies and equipment and ready to perform their duties
Perform other related duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics


Bachelor’s  degree
At least five years of work experience in the athletics collegiate setting
At least two years of work experience related to Title IX
Must have work experience mentoring and working with collegiate student-athletes
Must have work experience with NCAA Division II college athletics
Must have work experience with NCAA rules and regulations
Must have work experience with the NCAA Diversity and Inclusion efforts and goals

Knowledge, Skills,  and Abilities

Analyzes and prioritizes situations to identify and solve problems
Effective communication and interpersonal skills
Computer and organizational skills
Strong leadership abilities
Demonstrated ability to generate solutions to improve efficiency and quality
Demonstrated  ability to make clear, transparent, and timely decisions

Commensurate with education, training and experience

Additional Position Information:

Does this position require weekend and after work hours’ job responsibilities? Yes
Does this position require travel?  Yes
Is this position funded through restricted outside funding? No
If this is a temporary position, what is the end date of the position? No

**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility.  It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **

Applications are available at the following link:

Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, a list of (3) to (5) references (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position.  The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints. Application packets with missing information will be considered incomplete and will not be processed.

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Tuskegee University
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