Assistant Athletic Director of the Maverick Club [S00911P]
University of Texas at Arlington
June 2, 2018
The Assistant Athletic Director of the Maverick Club oversee all aspects of the Maverick Club including a comprehensive annual strategy to increase the total revenue generated from annual donations and premium seating and increase the total number of donors.
Oversee all aspects of the Maverick Club Annual Fund including solicitations, stewardship initiatives, and maintain relationships with donors, prospects, and community. Supervise the Assistant Director of the Maverick Club Responsible for managing a portfolio of 100-150 annual donor prospects and advancing them through the donor cycle. Manage the Maverick Club Ambassador Committee. Identify and facilitate community opportunities and appearances for the Athletic Director and Head Coaches to assist in growing our donor base and community awareness Facilitate all aspects of premium seating including the renewal process, new season ticket holder acquisition and game day liaison for premium seat holders. Assist with suite sales for basketball in conjunction with Learfield Sports and the Assistant A.D. for Marketing Implement an annual giving strategy aimed to increase the number of Maverick Club members and total giving. Oversee all sport specific fundraising including direct mail campaigns, events, etc. Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree with 3 years of experience in college athletics, university development, or fundraising or the equivalent experience. Applicants must have excellent organizational and communication skills. Applicants must possess the ability to prioritize workload for timely completion of important tasks and be able to maintain confidential information. They must also be able to work unconventional hours, weekends and holidays when events require it. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple project deadlines is paramount. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
Master's Degree in Sport Management, Sport Administration, Business Administration, or a related field plus 5 years' experience in college athletics, fundraising, or university development.
Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: If no high school diploma or GED, list highest grade completed; If some college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major.
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Open Until Filled: No
Internal Number: 6161
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The University of Texas at Arlington sets the standard for educational excellence in the thriving Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area and is one of the nation’s fastest-growing public research universities. With an enrollment of 38,000 on-campus students and an additional 15,000 online degree-seeking students, UTA is the second-largest institution in The University of Texas System. The University offers more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees through 10 colleges and schools and is rising in stature through its commitment to transforming the lives of students, pushing the boundaries of knowledge, and serving a growing and diverse community.
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Our highly ranked academic programs attract the best and brightest scholars from around the world, and our faculty and students consistently receive national and international recognition for their accomplishments. U.S. News & World Report ranks UT Arlington fifth among national universities for undergraduate diversity, we are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution, and the Military Times recently named UTA as the best 4-year College for veterans in the state of Texas. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks UT Arlington among the 20 fastest-growing public research universities in the United States over the last 10 years.
With a population of 7 million, the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is the fourth-largest urban area in the United States. It covers an area larger than the states of Rhode Island and Connecticut combined. The Metroplex is the economic and cultural hub of North Texas and has the 10th-largest gross metropolitan product in the world. Not only is it an exciting place to live and work, the Metroplex offers UT Arlington a host of unparalleled scholarly, research, and economic activity.
UTA has been a catalyst for redevelopment and revitalization in the central business district of Arlington, establishing a true college town environment in downtown Arlington. UTA’s 20-acre, mixed-use College Park District provides new special events and student living space, restaurants, and parking as part of its broad-based initiative to generate and support economic activity at the city’s urban center. In addition, the University is expanding its footprint in both Fort Worth and Dallas and has plans to increase its global presence building on active partnerships led by the College of Business and the College of Nursing and Health Innovation in Central and South America, South East Asia and the Middle East.
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