The Deputy Director of Athletics reports to the Director of Athletics. This position has primary responsibility for the leadership and management of both Internal and external operations including sport administration, media relations, fundraising, marketing, recruiting, purchasing, game contracts with interactions with compliance and corporate partnerships.
As a member of the Athletic Leadership Team, he/she provides advice to the Athletic Director in all areas of the department and with the department master planning. This role ensures compliance with University, NCAA, and NEC polices rules and regulations as applicable and will serve as a sport administrator as assigned by Athletic Director. This position also requires travel between our two main campuses (Brooklyn and Brookville) which are home to our over 38 Division I NCAA sports. As Deputy Athletic director, the primary responsibility will be to manage the Brooklyn campus athletics staff and facilities.
The Deputy AD works closely with the Director of Athletics to build strong, positive internal and external relationships to support Athletic and University strategic goals and initiatives.
Minimum Requirements and Professional Competencies • Bachelor's Degree • Experience at collegiate or professional level • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Commitment to academic and athletic success • Ability to multi-task with frequent interruptions • Dedication and motivation to initiate, lead and support value added projects • Meticulous attention to detail • Knowledge of NCAA and Conference rules and compliance • Self-motivated, results-oriented, with a positive demeanor • Demonstrated organizational skills, including the ability to plan, establish priorities and successfully manage multiple priority projects • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain positive interpersonal relations • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all organizational levels, and project a positive, professional attitude • Must be available to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends • Must have valid driver’s license
Long Island University (LIU) was founded in 1926. The university is committed to providing a high quality education through teaching excellence and impactful research opportunities. LIU offers over 275 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degree programs, educating nearly 15,000 students each year across multiple campuses. The University cultivates academic, professional, artistic, and co-curricular opportunities.
LIU enables students to realize their full potential as ethically grounded, intellectually vigorous, and socially responsible global citizens. Our campuses offer more professional programs in health care than any other campus in the New York metropolitan area, including the Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy & Health Science, and The Harriet Rothkopf Heilbrunn School of Nursing. LIU Brooklyn is home to Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts, a dynamic performance venue designed to nourish students’ artistic exploration, and Division I sports teams.
LIU Post is a scenic, historic, and scholarly campus that offers a small-school environment with the access and resources of a major metropolitan university. The University's 330-acre campus is located on the... estate of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 27 miles east of New York City on Long Island's Gold Coast. The campus houses the College of Veterinary Medicine, the first professional School of Accountancy, an AACSB-accredited Business School, and an award-winning theater program. LIU is home to the world-renowned Tilles Center for the Performing Arts and the Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium, where supporters gather to cheer on the Sharks’ Division I athletic program.