The Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC), a NCAA Division III conference headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, is accepting applications for the UMAC Assistant Commissioner position. This is a 10-month (August-June) full-time internship covering two academic years including 2010-2011 and 2011-2012. The internship is primarily funded through the NCAA Division III Ethnic Minority & Women's Internship Grant program. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Position Title: UMAC Assistant Commissioner
Duties include: Compliance, Championships, Public Relations, Marketing, Sports Information, Officiating Development, Conference SAAC, and Fiscal Management
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in a related field (sports management, sports administration, public relations, marketing, communications, etc.) with strong interpersonal and written communication skills as well as a career goal in athletics administration. Applicant must have work experience in athletics. Familiarity and/or experience in website management and desktop publishing software (InDesign) preferred.
Stipend: Salary includes a base stipend of $20,100 annually through NCAA Division III Ethnic Minority & Women's Internship Grant program plus $7,500 in-kind annual stipend from conference and additional $3,000 for professional development each year.
Start Date: August 2, 2010 (flexible)
Application Review: Review of applications will begin May 7, 2010, and will continue until position is filled. Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and at least three references to:
Corey Borchardt, Commissioner
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference
3003 Snelling Avenue North
St. Paul, MN 55113
Applications may also be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more details: Additional information on the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference can be found on the official website of the UMAC at umacathletics.com