Director, Minor League Operations

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/14/17
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Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/14/17

                   
Description:

The Oakland Athletics are currently seeking a Full-Time Director, Minor League Operations. This position will report directly to the General Manager. This position will handle baseball related matters in Arizona, Club Minor League Affiliates, and the Dominican Republic. This position will be located in Mesa, AZ.

Responsibilities:
 
• Management and oversight of all operations at Club’s Arizona-based training facilities, including:
 o Maintaining Club’s relationship with its host city
 o Coordination and logistics for use of facilities (including maintenance of master calendar)
 o Maintenance and janitorial
 o Staffing
 o Budgeting and other administrative work as needed
 o Liaising with Club and league personnel regarding special events to be held at the facilities (example: World Baseball Classic)
 o Coordination of player, staff and invitee transportation, hotels and housing, including securing contractual arrangements with appropriate providers.
• Management and oversight of Minor League operations at all Club affiliates, including:
 o Communication with existing and potential Minor League affiliate clubs and sites
 o Budgeting and other administrative work as needed
 o Oversee Merchandise and Minor League Equipment Coordinator in managing Minor League affiliates’ inventories, uniforms, equipment and machinery
• Advisor for Club’s Dominican operations.
• Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements:

• Strong people management skills, proven success in leading and motivating a team.
• Track record of managing large scale initiatives/programs from planning to overseeing flawless execution.
• Effective collaborator that is able to establish and maintain partnerships with both internal and external stakeholders.
• Ability to think strategically and plan effectively, but also have a detail oriented approach.
• Great communications skills, sense of urgency to get things done, and hands on when needed.

The Oakland A’s are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

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