The Associate Director-Facilities, Operations & Events will provide management support and leadership in the Athletics Facilities, Operations & Events office for the effective management of all athletic facilities, event operations, scheduling, staffing, and daily operations. The Associate Director will report to the Assistant Athletics Director of Facilities, Operations & Events and is responsible for overseeing the planning, coordinating, and managing of all competitions, events or functions using ICA indoor facilities, including the Xfinity Center. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, managing maintenance and/or renovations projects in ICA facilities, managing game day operations for selected athletic events; coordinating the scheduling of ICA facilities for internal and external events, including rental agreements, support services, equipment and overall event management; sport liaison duties for selected varsity teams; oversight and management of facility scheduling; administration of the departments scheduling software system; day to day management of events in Heritage Hall and Tyser Tower, including contract development and execution; logistics support for game day operations and other duties as assigned.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 100153. For best consideration, applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by October 7, 2021.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Must have 1-3 years of experience in collegiate athletics facilities offices or related environment. Must have working knowledge of NCAA athletic events and game day event management experience. Must be available to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.