UCF Athletics at the University of Central Florida, an NCAA Division I institution and American Athletic Conference (The American) member, is seeking applications for the position of Assistant A.D., Event Management.
Under the direction of the Senior Associate A.D., Capital Projects, Facilities and Event Management, the selected candidate assists in the management of the Athletics' facilities and event operations within UCF, Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations. Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: oversight of intercollegiate athletic events, with emphasis on customer experience, logistics, scheduling, supervision / training of support staff, game management, and event setup/breakdown; oversight of budget and purchasing as it relates to Event Management, Facilities & Maintenance, and Grounds; development and implementation of revenue generating activities relative to facility use; records management; and primary liaison to visiting programs, vendors and related university personnel. In addition, based on experience / qualifications, successful candidate may earn exposure into the area of facility and project management.
Minimum qualifications: Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two (2) years appropriate experience; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four (4) years of appropriate experience. Prefer 3+ years of experience managing budgets and events at the intercollegiate level or higher. Strong Microsoft office, interpersonal and organizational skills also preferred. As a UCF Athletics staff member, the selected candidate will be a person of integrity and character who shares a commitment for knowing and complying with NCAA, Conference, and institutional rules as they apply to the UCF Athletics program.
Cover letter, resume, and three professional references will be accepted until the position is filled.
Note: the person selected for this position will be employed by UCF Athletics, which is a Direct Support Organization (DSO) of the University of Central Florida.
About UCF Athletics
The University of Central Florida is a metropolitan public research university located in Orlando. UCF is a member institution of the State University System of Florida, and is currently one of the largest universities in the country. UCF Athletics sponsors 16 intercollegiate sports programs at the NCAA Division I level and competes as a member of American Athletic Conference (The American).
UCF Athletics is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity, and fosters an environment that is welcoming, inclusive, and supportive for all members of our community. We are committed to developing a culture of leadership through our employees and student-athletes, embracing the backgrounds, life experiences, and perspectives that each individual brings to UCF Athletics in Our Quest for Excellence. Qualified women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. To learn more about UCF and Athletics, please visit our websites at www.ucf.edu and www.ucfknights.com.