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Assistant Director - Head esports Coach

Job Description

The Assistant Director and esports Head Coach, under general supervision, oversees the ongoing development of the varsity esports program at Texas A&M University-San Antonio.  This will include but no be limited to sponsorship development, scholarship development and management and facility supervision.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Recruiting and retaining students for the esports program.
  • Conducting coaching and instruction activities during training, practice and competition.
  • Providing guidance and input on games selected for varsity competition.
  • Provide ongoing input on design of esports facility and selection of equipment, as well as preventive maintenance of inventory.
  • Coordinating off-season, practice, and competition schedules.
  • Coordinating team travel.
  • Pursuing sponsorship opportunities within the esports business world.
  • Ensuring team compliance with all league, conference, and institutional rules and regulations
  • Assist in the fiduciary responsibilities of the esports program including scholarship and program budget.
  • Continuously ensuring personal behavior and program reputation are in alignment with Texas A&M University-San Antonio values and brand.
  • Assist in the development of long term goal development for the Department of Recreational Sports and the esports program.
  • Assist in the long term strategic plan for the growth and development of the esports program.
  • Serves on divisional and university-wide committees.
  • Running camps, clinics, and promotional events.
  • Serve as advisor of esports sport clubs.
  • Indirectly supervise content, streaming and production of esports streaming platforms
  • Assist in the development of marketing and communications materials for the eSports program.

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.

Please Apply at: https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TAMUSA_External/job/San-Antonio-TAMUSA/Assistant-Director---Head-esports-Coach_R-045614

Position: Assistant Director - Head esports Coach
Organization: Texas A&M University-San Antonio
Location: San Antonio,  TX 
United States
Salary: Commensurate Salary
Posting Start Date:
Date Posted: 1/14/2022
Requirements

Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in applicable field
  • Six years of related experience in management
  • Three years of related experience in coaching eSports Athletes

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in applicable field
  • Experience working in a collegiate recreation setting
  • Experience in developing social media platforms for streaming video game feeds for public consumption
  • Experience working with websites and software packages
  • Experience in developing sponsorship and/or donation proposals

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications.
  • At least one year competitive eSports experience involving multiplayer online video games with team-based elements and expert knowledge of League of Legends, Overwatch, Hearthstone, or similar games. 
  • Knowledge of the various eSports conference affiliations.
  • Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Effective management skills.
  • Ability to envision and drive growth for the university’s eSports program.
  • Ability to be self-motivated and resolve issues independently.
Status: This listing expires on: 1/14/2023
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Texas A&M University-San Antonio
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San Antonio,  TX 78224
United States
Email:
art.olague@tamusa.edu
Phone:
(210) 784-1349
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Arturo Olague

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