Reporting to the Head Coach for Men's Ice Hockey, the Director of Operations must be proficient in forecasting the needs of the Staff and the entire program. It is essential to understand the schedule and season segments to plan according to complete all tasks on time. This position manages the daily operations for a Division I Men's Ice Hockey inter-collegiate program. Works directly with numerous areas within the Department of Athletics, such as marketing, ticket office, athletic communications, equipment room, scheduling and travel, finance, facilities and operations, development, and compliance.
At least three years' experience in intercollegiate ice hockey athletics as a player, coach, or administrator required.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
Strong interpersonal and managerial skills.
Demonstrated proficiency in the use of technology inclusive of XOS, Arms, Sports You, InStat, and with Microsoft Office programs.
Knowledge of the role that athletics plays in a University setting.
Proven written and communication skills essential, and must have the ability to work independently and to exercise judgment and discretion.
About Harvard University Department of Athletics
Harvard is a highly selective liberal arts college whose mission is to educate citizens and citizen-leaders for our society. The College is a residential institution of nearly 7,000 undergraduates and is located in Cambridge, MA. Harvard is deeply committed to the intellectual, social and personal transformation of its undergraduates during their four years at Harvard. The Department of Athletics offers 42 varsity programs for men and women, more than any other Division I school in the United States.
Harvard employees have access to a wide range of educational offerings, including world-class museums, tuition assistance, and hundreds of web-based learning programs. Our benefits package is superior and provides multiple options for the health and well-being of our employees. Being located in Cambridge is a distinct advantage, since Cambridge is a lively, multi-cultural city adjacent to Boston, which is an undisputed hub of college and university life in the U.S.
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