This Athletic Director Resume was created for a sports management professional that has worked his entire career in collegiate athletics, most recently as a director of football administration.
Throughout his employment, he accomplished impressive tasks and completed work on the biggest of college football stages.
To immediately demonstrate how useful this client would be to prospective employers, an introductory paragraph was utilized to summarize key strengths. Additionally, a Summary of Qualifications section came next to list relevant qualities possessed by this client that would interest employers.
Throughout his professional experience, critical points were written in bold font so that the reader would be drawn to this important information. Since this client has a good amount of professional experience, it was decided to simply list his relevant internships and additional experiences without including bulleted information.
The thought process here was to streamline the resume to focus on the most relevant and recent sports management information while still listing previous jobs to verify that this client possesses a high level of experience.
Finally, Education and Honors were listed to demonstrate that this client was a successful college athlete while also excelling in the classroom.
Athletic Director Summary of Experience
- Highly effective Director of Football Administration with over seven years of experience managing relationships across diverse populations, including university administration, television executives and corporate partners.
- Offering an array of skills in event coordination, stakeholder engagement, progress monitoring, creating proposals, technology and social media use, interpersonal skills and team leadership.
- Proactive and detail-oriented director with a focus on marquee events that provide meaningful experiences for fans and participants.
- Track record of success managing simultaneous projects in dynamic environments.
Sports Management and Athletic Director Resume Statements
- Lead 17 member cross-functional team in strategic planning and execution for conference football championship.
- Coordinate all internal and external logistics as Chair of the Football Championship Game Working Group.
- Direct event branding, staffing, game presentation, ticket pricing, credentials, hospitality and game day logistics.
- Develop and effectively manage an operating budget of over $500,000, generating $2 million in revenue and returning $400,000 in profit to our membership over the last two years.
- Analyze event execution in respect to fan and participant experience and financial performance, compiling key insights to inform future decisions.
- Organize and finalize hotel contracts for two hotels in each member’s market (12 markets/24 hotels).
- Direct all game day operations such as game timing and game script as well as communicate team requirements.
- Construct the stadium décor design for the Football Championship Game.
- Negotiate and execute contract agreements with vendors to provide Championship Game.
- Initiated new revenue stream through providing fans exclusive experiences at Conference Championships.
- Managed operating budget as Inaugural Football Championship Game Director, resulting in a profit of $300,000.
- Redefined Conference’s facility and uniform brand standards, growing logo visibility to 15.7B TV views in 2015.
- Orchestrated Conference’s first marketing campaign on institutional campuses – 2015 Trophy Tour.
- Created first meeting sponsorship model and sold $20,000+ in sponsorships to cover meeting costs in 2015-16.
- Finalized contract terms, including payout and ticket requirements, for BYU to play in the inaugural game.
- Streamlined video exchange, reducing exchange time by two days while providing mobile app video access.