Associate Athletic Director Fan Engagement and Marketing
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Internal Number: T192655
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), an NCAA DI institution, is seeking an Associate Athletic Director for Fan Engagement and Marketing. The successful candidate will report to the Senior Associate Athletic Director for External Affairs and will be a member of the department’s senior staff. Job duties include managing and directing all marketing efforts to maximize awareness, revenue, and attendance for the athletic program. This position will also supervise the full-time marketing and promotions staff as well as appropriate interns, graduate assistants, and student workers. Individual will be responsible for adhering to established budgets and developing strategies and campaigns that create a positive image and brand for the athletic program and its associated sports.
A bachelor’s degree in a related field is required. Master’s degree is preferred. Five years of relevant experience is required, preferably with a college athletic program or professional sports team. Work experience may NOT substitute for education experience.
Applications must be submitted online via the UAB HR website at www.uab.edu/careers and are not accepted via mail, email or fax. Reference number for the position is T192655 For assistance, please contact UAB Recruitment Services, at 205.934.5246.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Known for its innovative and interdisciplinary approach to education at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, the University of Alabama at Birmingham is an internationally renowned research university and academic medical center and the state of Alabama’s largest single employer, with an economic impact exceeding $7 billion annually on the state.