Athletics Equipment Services & Branding - Director

Wichita State University •


Are you ready to take the lead in our athletics programs branding and equipment performance? We’re seeking an exceptional individual for this pivotal role ensuring our athletes are always geared up for success. Understanding the significance of well-maintained gear and uniforms for athletes is key. Your attention to detail ensures no jersey is out of place and no athlete is left unprepared. You’ll be responsible for ordering, tracking, and maintaining a meticulous inventory system. Managing vendor relationships should be natural for you, meaning you know how to get the best out of partnerships. You’re a cost-conscious steward who knows how to balance the budget & in this role. Apply today if you have the skills our team wants!

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Summary of Responsibilities 
Oversees daily operations of athletic equipment and inventory maintenance, logistics and services. Oversees the departments visual identity and reinforces consistent application with partners and third-party vendors for signage and apparel. 

Essential Functions 

  1. Leads equipment and uniform maintenance, sanitation, and logistics. Oversees storeroom supply and equipment access and services.
  2. Orders, maintains and coordinates uniform and equipment inventory and services for multiple athletic programs.
  3. Manages equipment and uniform vendor contracts and online platforms to ensure quality service and delivery of inventory.
  4. Ensures operation expenses meet budget parameters. Recommends budget changes as needed.
  5. Oversees staff hiring, training and evaluations and ensures department meets service goals and objectives.

Minimum Education 
Bachelors degree in related field by hire date

Preferred Education 
AEMA Certification

Minimum Experience 
Three (3) years of experience in equipment service

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities 

  1. Effective & professional communication
  2. Understanding of equipment services
  3. Familiar with branding guidelines & ability to communicate specifics
  4. Ability to build/maintain relationships with vendors, coaches & other staff to address needs.
  5. Focus on details to ensure continuity across all equipment & branding needs
  6. Top tier organizational skills

Benefits Information

ICAA offers a variety of benefit programs which are designed to enhance employment. Many of these benefits are available immediately and some with a wait period.

Salary Information

Pay range $45 000-51 500/yr based on qualifications

Employer Information

Wichita State University has a long tradition of innovation and entrepreneurship that spurs the economy and serves the needs of the local community. This is the place where anything is possible. Where collaboration and innovative ideas shape the future, and entrepreneurship is in our bones. If you have the creativity, passion and insight to help us build a brighter future for our city, state and world—this is the place where you belong.

Wichita State University is committed to inclusive excellence. WSU is the only urban-serving public university in Kansas and has the most diverse student body of all the Kansas state universities.

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1845 Fairmount St
Wichita, KS 67260

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