Assistant Athletic Director for Development

Intercollegiate Athletics

Assistant Athletic Director for Development

The Assistant Athletic Director for Development advocates on behalf of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater to encourage philanthropy and corporate sponsorships to support Warhawk Athletics.  Reporting to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, the Assistant Athletic Director will work closely with the administration and coaches to develop major philanthropic support and sponsorship opportunities to benefit the twenty athletic programs within the Department.  The Assistant Athletic Director will also work closely with the Vice Chancellor for University Advancement and the Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations as part of the University’s development team.

The ideal candidate will possess integrity, exceptional people skills, strong written and oral communication abilities, and the capacity to represent the university professionally to its external constituents.  Strong analytical and organizational skills, a strategic mind, and the ability to function autonomously are essential.  A Bachelor's Degree and experience in public relations, marketing, or development is required.  Preference will be given to candidates with a fund raising background, and experience in developing corporate sponsorship opportunities.

Salary: $50,000 - $60,000

Interested parties should apply in writing. Please send letter of application, resume, and three references with contact information to:

Fawn Beck
Office of University Advancement
University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
800 West Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190
Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2013 and continue until position is filled.  For full description visit uww.edu/employment/unclassified.html.  UW-Whitewater is an equal opportunity employer.