Pay Range: $68,426 annually or higher commensurate with experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: The Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance directs all aspects of the Athletics Department rules education and compliance program for NCAA and conference rules, is a member of the Athletics Department Senior Staff, and supervises other University Athletics Department compliance staff. The position acts as the University liaison with the NCAA and affiliated conferences, and outside constituent groups regarding rules interpretations and compliance issues. It interacts effectively with general counsel and the athletic department coaches and staff, student-athletes, university faculty & staff, administration, and outside entities in all aspects of athletics rules compliance through:
1. the development and dissemination of rules awareness and education programs, including rules interpretations;
2. creation of applicable institution and department rules, policies and processes addressing rules compliance;
3. conducting monitoring (directly or through oversight of other staff) of athletic department activities and other relevant University activities to assess and investigate compliance of the athletic department and other relevant University units;
4. the documentation of activities and/or findings in each of the above areas, and reporting instances of non-compliance to appropriate university administrators and to appropriate governing bodies, including NCAA and conference compliance offices. This position reports to the Office of General Counsel.
- Bachelors degree
- Five or more years of NCAA Division I compliance experience
- One or more year of supervisory experience
- Experience with making administrative and procedural decisions and judgments on sensitive, confidential issues
- Demonstrated computer and organizational skills
- Experience interpreting and applying rules, regulations, and laws regarding student records
- Masters degree or Juris Doctorate Degree
- Three or more years of supervisory experience
- NCAA Compliance Software expertise
- Ability to operate effectively in a competitive atmosphere
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Knowledge of NCAA and affiliated conference rules regarding the collection and retention of student-athlete enrollment data
- Ability to effectively utilize computerized student information systems and NCAA Compliance Assistance software
- Comprehensive working knowledge of university-level student registration policies, regulations, procedures, and standards
- Personal and professional integrity
- Ability to establish good rapport with administration, coaches, faculty, staff, and student-athletes
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Posting Number: SP002153P
Posting Date: 04/12/2019
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: Please detail in your letter of qualification how you meet the required and preferred qualifications. Application materials received by May 12, 2019 will receive first consideration.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
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