The Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation (SSSF) is seeking a highly motivated individual to assume the role of Director of Development for the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP). The successful candidate will be responsible for growing and supporting SCTP member teams in the western half of the Unites States. This is a full-time, exempt position with home office location in the western part of the continental United States.
Responsible for member growth of the program by recruiting new teams and retaining existing programs. Work with and develop Regional Field Representative (RFR) employees and volunteer State Advisors in order to grow the SSSFs’ clay target sports in a grass-roots fashion. Provide training, key information and resources for RFRs, State Advisors and coaches within respective region. Find and develop state advisors and other key groups in states who can positively influence and grow local member-teams and support coaches on a daily basis.
Provide support for program competitions. Consult with RFRs, state advisors and coaches as needed to ensure leagues, local matches, regional matches and state matches are successful. Ensure teams are registered and are using the SSSF SHOT data system for managing athletes and events.
Develop leads and provide support for program fundraising efforts. Assist National Director to plan and conduct fundraisers such as raffles, banquets, etc. which benefit local teams and the national organization. Ensure all national fundraising remains compliant with local, state and national regulations. Assist National Director in soliciting industry and other national-level sponsorship.
Serve as on-site shoot director and/or assistant shoot director for all national level events and some regional events. Recruit local volunteer match directors for other regional and state championship events and work closely with volunteer shoot directors to ensure events are conducted in accordance with SSSF standards.
Work with Regional Field Representatives, State Advisors and other key stakeholders to conduct a variety of volunteer coach training including shooting coach certification and SCTP informational meetings.
Work closely with the National Director to develop annual program budget and monitor program income and expenses against the budget. Supervise and provide direction to Regional Field Representatives in assigned region. Monitor progress of employees and state advisors based on key metrics and provide periodic progress reports to National Director. Review and approve employee timesheets, travel and program expenses per SSSF policies.