Executive Search Services

As a true pioneer in providing executive search services exclusively to intercollegiate athletics, the first priority of CarrSports has always been to meet the specific needs of its clients while operating with integrity and transparency. Since 1997, CarrSports has maintained a flexible policy regarding its structured search process and corresponding fee structure. Today, CarrSports presents the following search format and fee options to its clients and remains open to further adjustments to meet each client’s special requirements:

  • Comprehensive Search
  • Comprehensive Search PLUS
  • Selection Basic
  • Selection PLUS
EXECUTIVE SEARCH SERVICE

Director of Athletics Search

CarrSports’ comprehensive assistance includes all phases of a leadership search for a Director of Athletics to include

  • structuring the search to follow the appropriate time line,
  • conducting an on-site analysis of the athletics program to identify its success factors,
  • creating the Ideal Candidate Profile, identifying, evaluating and interviewing candidates,  and focusing on the successful candidate through the onboarding process.

Comprehensive Search PLUS

includes the placement of a highly-qualified interim director of athletics as well as conducting an immediate athletics program assessment. If the client prefers a reduced scope of services, CarrSports offers two options:

Selection Basic and Selection PLUS.

Reduced scope of services

EXECUTIVE SEARCH SERVICE

Comprehensive Search PLUS

To meet the special needs of each institutional client, we present Comprehensive Search Plus, which includes a SWOT Analysis of the Athletics Program and all other services that are part of the Comprehensive Search model to select a new Director of Athletics.

Comprehensive Plus offers two concurrent service options to the same institution:

  • The temporary placement of a highly-qualified Interim Director of Athletics from the CarrSports’ Team of well-respected Associates
  • Completion of our CarrSports comprehensive athletics program review featuring engagement with athletic department staff and coaches, plus campus units including the central administration

Comprehensive Review

When combined with valuable insights and key benchmarking data produced by the CarrSports comprehensive athletic department review, the immediate effectiveness and efficiency of your incoming Director of Athletics will be significantly enhanced.

EXECUTIVE SEARCH SERVICE

Selection Basic

This service features an emphasis on presenting and publicizing the position to attract a well-qualified pool of applicants for the Search Committee to consider. TBD Basic follows the Comprehensive Search process through the selection of semi-finalist candidates.

  • Services are offered on a fixed fee basis.
  • This service is offered virtually.
  • Expenses are charged back at cost.
  • TBD Basic does not include a guarantee.
EXECUTIVE SEARCH SERVICE

Selection PLUS

This service features an emphasis on presenting and publicizing the position to attract a well-qualified pool of applicants for the Search Committee to consider. TBD Plus follows the Comprehensive Search process through the selection of finalist candidates.

  • Services are offered on a fixed fee basis.
  • Consultant travel is optional and charged back at cost.
  • Expenses are charged back at cost.
  • TBD Plus offers a partial guarantee.

Which Service is Best For You?

Here is a quick glance comparison chart to help you determine which service is best for your needs.

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