Assistant Athletic Director for Corporate Sponsorships
Company: Lamar University
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Posting Number 20112749
Position Title Assistant Athletic Director for Corporate
Position Type Staff
Department Athletics Director
Position Summary Information
Job Summary/Basic Function
About This Role:
The Assistant Athletic Director for Corporate Sponsorships reports
directly to the Sr. Associate Athletic Director for Revenue
Generation. The successful candidate will be responsible for
coordinating the external affairs of the department of athletics
with an emphasis on external partnerships. This position will work
closely with other external initiatives including the Cardinal
Athletic Fund, marketing, media relations and ticketing.
What You'll Do - Position Responsibilities
Develop and implement a comprehensive strategic plan for the
Athletics Corporate Partnership Program. This includes management
of existing corporate sponsorships as well as identifying and
growing new sponsorship arrangements.
Responsible for the implementation and management of the system
processes and software platform utilized to track corporate
sponsorships. This platform will be used to track sponsorship
arrangements, monitor an inventory of marketable assets, serve as a
resource in developing new agreements, and track the performance of
Support various units and initiatives within Athletics, including
ticket operations, licensing, marketing, fundraising and
Serves as the primary coordinator for all special athletic
Provides direct support for game day operations, including
coordination of fulfillment responsibilities associated with
corporate sponsorships. Serve as primary liaison for all athletic
suites and other special athletic offerings.
Serve on the senior leadership staff of the Department of Athletics
and provide input into the overall execution of the athletics
department. Ensure efforts are collaborative and the work is
unified amongst the university and athletics staff.
Support mission and vision of The Cardinal Athletic Fund, as well
as that of Lamar University, with integrity and in compliance with
all NCAA , conference and University rules, policies, and
Serve as a sport administrator for assigned sport(s).
Who We Are:
Lamar University is a diverse and accessible global university for
life-long learners with a passion for broad-based community
engagement. As a vital contributor to the socioeconomic wellbeing
and resilience of the Gulf Coast region, our expertise is
recognized locally and beyond. Lamar University is home to more
than 17,000 students and is among the fastest growing Texas
colleges and universities. LU is a member of The Texas State
University System, which is the first higher education system of
Texas and maintains the lowest average tuition and fees of any
university system in Texas. With more than 100 degree options and a
community that cares, Lamar students are always proud to be
Lamar University is committed to fostering a culture of diversity
where students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds can learn,
work, and serve.
At Lamar University one of the ways, we show value to our team
members is by offering the following perks:
Health, dental & vision insurance
State of Texas Retirement plans
Tuition covered at 100% for employees, spouses and/or eligible
Paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays.
What You'll Need to Succeed - Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field
1-3 years progressively increasing responsibility and experience
working with external corporate partnerships in college or
professional sports or equivalent; master's degree preferred.
Lamar University is An Equal Opportunity Employer
Veteran's Preference Statement
Lamar University is proud to provide employment preference to
veteran applicants in accordance with Texas 805 Government Code,
Security Sensitive Statement
This position is security-sensitive and thereby subject to the
provisions of the Texas Education Code -51.215, which authorizes
the employer to obtain criminal history record information.
Posting Date 09/18/2023
Open Until Filled Yes
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