Administer and direct Bethel University’s intercollegiate athletics program in NCAA Division III within the context of the university’s mission.
Recruits and manages the coaching and athletics administrative staff.
Provides visionary leadership, strategic planning, and policy development for the athletics program.
Administers the overall budget and budget planning process for the athletics department.
Ensures compliance with all university, national association, and conference policies, rules, and regulations.
Promotes excellence in athletics, academics, and character development on local, conference, and national levels for the men’s and women’s intercollegiate sports programs.
Considerable expertise in intercollegiate in intercollegiate athletics management,
Strong business sense
An appreciation for the important role athletics plays in a Christian university.
Excellent organizational skills, communications skills (both written and oral) Ability to speak to small and large groups.
Ability to mentor and lead students and coaches.
A minimum of five (5) years of experience working directly in intercollegiate athletics programs within an institution of higher education is essential.
About Bethel University
Bethel University is a leader in Christ-centered higher education with approximately 6,300 students from 48 states and 32 countries enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, seminary, and adult education programs. Based in St. Paul, Minnesota, with an additional seminary location in San Diego, California, Bethel offers bachelor's and advanced degrees in nearly 100 fields. Educationally excellent classroom-based and online programs equip graduates to make exceptional contributions in life-long service to God and the world.
Bethel employs qualified individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, marital status, genetic information, veteran status, familial status, and status with regard to public assistance. Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.