Assistant Athletics Director oversees daily operations of selected sports program, and the coordination of various administrative functions within the department. May help in fundraising, public relations, ticket pricing and distribution, and purchase of new equipment. Being an Assistant Athletics Director may have responsibility for the personnel, budget, and compliance with governing rules. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Assistant Athletics Director typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Assistant Athletics Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be an Assistant Athletics Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience.