Director of Athletics Resume Samples

A Director of Athletics supervises and coordinates all athletic events at high school, private institutions, colleges, and Universities. The job description and duties are listed on the Director of Athletics Resume as – managing the athletic department budget and overseeing the hiring and firing of coaches, managing the athletics programs and department, establishing budget development plans, coordinating with coaches on games, and event schedules; promoting athletic events, such as games and fundraisers; hiring and firing coaches; and assessing and monitoring current and prospective coaches, and inspecting facilities and equipment for safety, cleanliness, and upkeep.

To be successful, the person should be dedicated, detail-oriented, and have a meticulous approach to work. Other crucial skills include – strong leadership and management skills, a good understanding of fundraising and promotional events, experience with developing and managing budgets, the ability to handle scrutiny from parents and the public. A Master’s degree in Sports Management, Physical education, or a related field is required. Experience in coaching or teaching is as well needed.

Director of Athletics Resume example

Director of Athletics Resume

Objective : As a Director Of Athletics, responsible for Instructing individuals or groups in sports rules, game strategies, and performance principles, such as specific ways of moving the body, hands, or feet, to achieve desired results, and also Monitoring athletes' use of equipment to ensure safe and proper use.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Google Earth, Calendaring, Teaching, Training & Development, Research, Management, Supervisor.

Description :

    1. Directed and participated in institutional fundraising activities, and encourage alumni participation in such activities.
    2. Planed and promoted sporting events and social, cultural, and recreational activities.
    3. Oversaw facilities management for the university, including construction, repair, and maintenance projects.
    4. Monitored the academic eligibility of student athletes.
    5. Provided training direction, encouragement, motivation, and nutritional advice to prepare athletes for games, competitive events, or tours.
    6. Planed, organized, and conducted practice sessions.
    7. Explained and enforced safety rules and regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Director of Athletics Resume

Summary : To obtain a leadership position within a sports organization by utilizing my 20 years of coaching experience at all three levels of the NCAA and my progressive athletic administrative experience I have obtained over the past several years as a senior level administrator and conference commissioner. Expertise and strengths in budgeting, strategic planning, compliance, promoting, fundraising and managing events and employees, as well as working to support young people achieve their dreams, will provide me the appropriate platform to be an effective leader with great vision.

Skills : Leadership, Program Management, Nebtoring, Cimmunity Engagement.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all aspects, operations and evaluation of athletic department consisting of 580 student-athletes, 25 varsity sports, 74 staff members and coaches, three athletic buildings and four athletic fields.
    2. Responsible for total operating and scholarship budgets of over $9.5 million dollars.
    3. Worked collaboratively with Director of Development to increase fundraising and sponsorship efforts.
    4. Athletic club membership was improved, sponsorship revenue grew and a mini athletic capital campaign was developed.
    5. Attended CASE seminars to network and grow ideas.
    6. Improved communication within department and throughout campus by implementing weekly staff meetings, monthly department meetings, developed a Head Coaches Council, empowered the SWA and FAR to be more involved in the day to day operations, and initiated several events to strengthen relationship between faculty and athletics.
    7. Served on Enrollment Management committee chaired by VP of Enrollment that strategize and review enrollment goals, retention efforts and overall health of an enrollment driven college.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Arts


Director of Athletics Resume

Summary : Seeking a Director of Athletics position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : CPR Certified, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Oversaw entire athletic department and intramural operations.
    2. Oversaw all student-athlete disciplinary issues in coordination with Dean of Students.
    3. Provided creation and oversight of orchestrating LCU Athletics' Strategic Plan.
    4. In processed of orchestrating a $40,000 renovation to the LCU Baseball Field.
    5. Provided oversight for complete website redesign in summer.
    6. Maintained website when LCU's Associate Athletic Director is unavailable to.
    7. Provided interpretation of NAIA, A.I.I.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master's

Director of Athletics Resume

Summary : Director of Athletics with more than 20 years of progressive supervisory and managerial experience. Demonstrated leadership qualities in directing NCAA Division I and II programs. Written and executed strategic plans, developed compliance and fundraising programs, and successfully worked in the community and across campus to bring individuals and groups together.

Skills : Higher Education, Program Administration, Athletics, and Recreation.

Description :

    1. Increased student-athletes by 20% each year and highest amount of student-athletes in over 15 years.
    2. Managed the entire department's budget, including travel, game management, and scholarships.
    3. Named to the President's management team to review and make decisions on the university as a whole.
    4. Increased sports sponsorship with the addition of six new sports while overseeing a first year program in volleyball.
    5. Conducted the most successful Jack Deloplaine Tournament in history with over 90 golfers and full sponsorship.
    6. Completed and met sponsorship in the inaugural year in the G-MAC Conference.
    7. Department garnered multiple all-conference awards, all-academic awards, and an All-American award.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Director of Athletics Resume

Summary : A Director of Athletics position in a large or medium sized organization where I can use my proven management, planning, budgeting, team building and problem resolution skills to improve company productivity and profitability, employee staffing and retention, and customer satisfaction.

Skills : Leadership, Inventory Management, Motivated, Microsoft Office, Recruiting, Relationship Management, Hiring, Fundraising, Communication , Customer Satisfaction, Conflict Resolution, Team Building.

Description :

    1. Solely responsible for overseeing a $750,000 annual budget by forecasting and controlling expenditures for departmental needs.
    2. Justified budgetary requests, allocated funds, and revised priorities.
    3. Supervised 45 managers of 50 teams for 13 years, bolstering moral through innovative motivational techniques.
    4. Effective communication skills, both written and oral to strengthen my leadership and team-building ability.
    5. Responsible for recruitment/hiring, supervision, encouraging personal development and yearly evaluations.
    6. Assisted in the collaborative design and implementation of the first-ever football program at the cost of $600,000.
    7. Experienced and effective in conflict resolution skills pertaining to departmental and individual issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Director of Athletics Resume

Objective : As a Director Of Athletics, responsible for Evaluating and follows relevant procedures and policies in accordance with fundraising best practices to ensure quality control and efficiency in donor service.

Skills : Evaluating Skills, Documentation Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the planning and execution of all Cardinal Athletic Fund initiatives.
    2. Built and managed a portfolio of leadership annual donors to support capital projects and sport specific needs.
    3. Assisted in identifying and qualifying major gift prospects.
    4. Achieved fundraising and premium seat/suite sales goals set by the Executive Director of Development and the Associate Athletic Director of Development.
    5. Researched, gathered, and analyzed data that will increase annual revenues.
    6. Assisted in managing donor events, volunteer clubs/committees, and special projects.
    7. Led event management with administrative functions covering planning, budgeting, proposal development, and marketing of events.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            High School Diploma

            Director of Athletics Resume

            Objective : To obtain a Director of Athletics position where my proven abilities will benefit the organization that provides an opportunity for continued professional growth.

            Skills : Management, Supervision, Evaluation, Event Management, Public Speaking, Facility Management, Policy Making, Grant Writing, Budget Direction, Customer and Community Service,.

            Description :

              1. Developed comprehensive strategic plan, including athletic facilities master plan, to lead former NCAA Division II program to successful Division I-AA program.
              2. Led athletic program to best combined winning percentage and financial position in school's NCAA Division I history.
              3. Managed budget of over $8 million and 70 staff members.
              4. Increased revenue(ticket sales, sponsorships, guarantees) to highest level in school history.
              5. Developed first life-skills and academic support programs which led to highest student-athlete academic performance in school history.
              6. Built new athletic support facilities for entire program.
              7. Reorganized department and wrote first Athletic Policies and Procedures Manual.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            MBA

            Director of Athletics Resume

            Objective : Goal-oriented individual with strong leadership capabilities. Organized, highly motivated, and detail-directed problem solver. Proven ability to work in unison with staff, volunteers, and board of directors. Ability to encourage and motivate those individuals who desires to be motivated.

            Skills : Detail-Oriented, MS office.

            Description :

              1. Responsible for operation of community college athletic program, recreation and facilities.
              2. Developed and implemented goals for successful athletic program aimed at meeting objectives of campus and college.
              3. Enhanced athletic programs by developing and implementing organizational and operational systems, along with staff improvements and creating strong working Relationships with various campus and college departments.
              4. Effort increased morale, performance and participation.
              5. Responsible for: program budgets; hiring and supervision of coaching and administrative staff of over 20 individuals; scheduling and management of athletic contests and events student-athlete; academic progress and monitoring systems.
              6. Responsible for institutional compliance with NJCAA rules and regulations regarding athletic and academic eligibility.
              7. Increased exposure for athletic program both on campus and in the community through the development of media contacts, recruiting materials, signage, community outreach and speaking engagements.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            MS

            Director of Athletics Resume

            Objective : Director Of Athletics with 5+ years of experience in Hiring all athletic officials needed for contest Maintain an accurate inventory of equipment and materials, and file such inventory with the Director of Education at the conclusion of each season, Leding conference in attendance in multiple sports; seting stadium record for single game attendance at a football game.

            Skills : Education, Education Administration.

            Description :

              1. Supervised all athletic department personnel.
              2. Scheduled and coordinated the activities of all interscholastic sports.
              3. Prepared, maintained and evaluated the athletic program budget.
              4. Coordinated with the Director of Buildings and Grounds and head building custodians the availability of all facilities required for practice and game needs.
              5. Obtained necessary qualified officials and instruct all personnel for each home event.
              6. Responsible for ensuring compliance of athletic rules.
              7. Assisted the principal in filling coaching vacancies.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            MS

            Director of Athletics Resume

            Objective : Responsible for Managing event data collection, record-keeping, and event campaign creation on Salesforce, Event Reservation System, and virtual event platforms, Reviewing and evaluating events to ensure the event achieved goals, and makes necessary recommendations and modifications to support the event goals and objectives.

            Skills : Monitoring Skills, Athletics.

            Description :

              1. Oversaw the development event calendar and coordinates with the athletic directors office when confirming event dates.
              2. Tracked, reconciled, and reviewed event expenditures, budgets, and accounts payable processes.
              3. Assisted with stewardship efforts.
              4. Provided direction and leadership for the colleges intercollegiate athletics program.
              5. Supervised the work of coaches and trainers.
              6. Prepared budget requests and manages assigned budgets.
              7. Collaborated with the President and the GSC Advancement, External Relations and Marketing Office, will develop and implement fundraising strategies and promotional programming to support and grow GSC Athletics.
                                        Years of Experience
                                        Experience
                                        2-5 Years
                                        Experience Level
                                        Level
                                        Junior
                                        Education
                                        Education
                                        MBA