Employment Opportunities

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The Athletic Secretary will provide secretarial and administrative support to the Athletic Director and assist with other athletic administration across the Department of Athletics as required. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide secretarial support for all aspects of the Athletic department while maintaining confidentiality.

  • Maintain and schedule all meetings for the Athletic Director

  • Prepare type letter, emails, reports, and memos.

  • Maintains a regular filing system for athletic director and the athletic department.

  • Processes incoming correspondence for the department.

  • Distribute all incoming mail to the appropriate department and/or staff.

  • Orders and maintains office supplies as needed.

  • Welcomes department visitors and arranges for their comfort.

  • Handles incoming telephone lines, screens calls and forwards to appropriate department/person.

  • Record and prepare minutes for staff and committee meetings

  • Assist student athletes with concerns and/or problems when appropriate.

  • Provides student workers that work in Athletic department with paychecks.

  • Responsible for picking up Athletic employees payroll checks on pay day.

  • Perform record- keeping and clerical functions (keyboarding, copying, faxing, answering telephones, etc.).

  • Be available to work 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

  • Other duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.


  • Secretarial, office and/or administration experience
  • Skilled in use of Microsoft Office Applications
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organized, accurate, thorough and deadline focused
  • Customer -service oriented


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Some college preferred

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either in person, via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu, or fax to (757) 727-5969: 

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

 **No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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