The Executive Associate Athletics Director for External Relations will provide administrative oversight, vision and leadership, which is essential to accomplish business goals for the departments of Marketing & Promotions, GatorVision, Communications, the Ticket Office and assigned sports. Exercises a high level of integrity while managing and administering the budget process for assigned departments. This position will have significant focus on revenue generation and external relations for the University Athletic Association, Inc. Cultivates positive business relationships with constituents in the University of Florida community, internal and external UAA customers and fans. Responsible for the management of sponsorships and rights holder relations. Serves as a liaison to the SEC Network, ESPN, CBS and other TV partners. Creates innovative solutions to advance fan engagement and assists the Gator Boosters with development activities. This position is a member of the UAA executive leadership team. This posting closes on April 1, 2018. Comprehensive benefits package including but not limited to health, dental, life, LTD, AD&D, tuition reimbursement, pension, event tickets, relocation, company vehicle, employee events and recognition programs. Competitive compensation package commensurate with candidate’s previous experience and qualifications. You can view our benefits on the official job posting at www.FloridaGators.com/employment
Bachelor’s degree and at least five (5) years related work experience inclusive of three (3) years of demonstrated executive leadership skills are required. Master's degree and previous experience in an intercollegiate or professional athletics environment preferred. Advanced knowledge of budgetary and operational requirements relevant to each department supervised. Proven ability to work with a variety of constituents including the collegiate community, fans and internal and external customers. The ability to engage effectively with others of diverse cultures or backgrounds is essential. This position requires working extensive hours, which will include evenings, weekends, holidays and overnight travel.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About University Athletic Association, Inc.
The University Athletic Association, Inc. is the athletic department for the University of Florida.