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Director of Athletics

Position Deleted on 2/16/2013. This position is no longer an active posting on HigherEdJobs.
Misenheimer, NC
Admin - Athletics and Coaching
Application Due:
Open Until Filled
Full Time

Pfeiffer University is currently seeking applicants for Director of Athletics. The successful candidate will responsible for overall administration, management and control of the Athletic department, developing policies, procedures and programs which are in compliance with NCAA, while reflecting the overall philosophy and objectives of the University.

This position will interface with the Athletic Policies Board as required (i.e., issues of policies, schedules, etc.), coordinate the recruiting, selection and evaluation of all coaches, and coordinate all departmental fund raising efforts. Also a critical function of this position is the fundraising for the department, development and monitoring of budgets, including monitoring of financial aid/scholarships awarded.

A minimum of three years' experience is required, with progressive responsibility in an intercollegiate athletic setting, including senior management experience, or comparable experience in a professional environment. A Bachelor's degree is required, Master's degree preferred. Knowledge of NCAA regulations is essential. Qualifications also include excellent oral and written communication skills, demonstrated supervisory experience, ability to foster strong teamwork among constituents, and a strong business acumen.

Pfeiffer University is a private, liberal arts university affiliated with the United Methodist Church, whose mission is to prepare servant leaders for lifelong learning. Its traditional undergraduate campus is in Misenheimer, N.C., approximately 40 miles northeast of Charlotte, with additional locations in Charlotte and the Raleigh area.

Benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, a 403b retirement account, and tuition benefits at Pfeiffer and other member institutions. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please visit to access an employment application. Once completed, please submit with resume, and salary requirements to:

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