Located in beautiful and historic Uptown New Orleans, Loyola University New Orleans is a Jesuit, Catholic institution of higher education, welcoming students of diverse backgrounds and preparing them to lead meaningful lives with and for others; to pursue truth, wisdom, and virtue; and to work for a more just world. The university is grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, and offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to 3,800 students from 48 states and 39 countries. U.S. News & World Report ranks Loyola University 10th Best Regional University in the South, 4th in the region for diversity, and 12th “Best Value” in the South. Chartered in 1912, Loyola fosters a rigorous, critical education dedicated to a tradition of service, social justice, and the development of the whole person.
The Coordinator will provide strategic leadership, communication, and administrative support to the Director of Athletics in all facets of the department. Duties of the position include administrative support for the Director, financial management of the facility, direct all office functions, assist with facility strategic plan, and coordinate special events for the department. This is a 12-month position.
Bachelor degree or three years of experience in athletics, fitness, and/or related field required. Master’s degree preferred. Event Planning/Marketing/Promotions experience. Proficiency with MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint. Attention to detail and accuracy of work. An understanding of basic accounting principles; demonstrated ability in organizational skills and office and personnel management. Ability to communicate effectively verbally, electronically, and in writing. An ability to work with young people in a fast-paced sports environment. Ability to develop, maintain and foster a congenial and productive working relationships with University constituents.
Additional Desirable Qualifications: Experience in a higher education environment. A strong background in the supervision of employees and knowledge of computer applications.
Loyola University New Orleans is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We particularly encourage applications from women and members of minority groups protected under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, and persons with physical disabilities.
About Loyola University New Orleans
Loyola University New Orleans is a Catholic, Jesuit university, located in the heart of the picturesque Uptown neighborhood in New Orleans. For more than 100 years, Loyola has helped shape the lives of our students, as well as the history of our city and the world, through educating men and women in the Jesuit traditions of academic excellence and service to others. Our more than 40,000 graduates serve as catalysts for change in their communities around the world as they exemplify the comprehensive, values-laden education they received at Loyola.