The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking applications for the position of On-Campus Recruiting Coordinator. This position will assist the Director of Player Personnel and the Associate Athletics Director for Football in the recruitment of prospective football student-athletes.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will: Assist with the coordination of in-person recruiting visits. Assist in the maintenance of scholarship offers, recruiting targets and recruiting commitments, updating the coaching staff on recruiting issues and communicating eligibility and/or admissions status with prospective student-athletes and coaching staff. Managing the logistical planning of on-campus official and unofficial recruiting visits by prospective student-athletes. Coordinate transportation, hotel accommodations, meals, tours, game tickets and game day recruiting functions. Provide guidance and information surrounding West Virginia University and the athletics department. Serve as the liaison with the University admissions office and with the Athletics Compliance Office. Additional duties will be assigned by the Director of Player Personnel and/or the Associate Athletics Director for Football. The position will report to the Associate Athletics Director for Football.
Bachelor's Degree is required, preferably in sports administration, athletic coaching or similar field.
Minimum one (1) year expereince in sports administration is required. Football recruiting or operations experience at the NCAA FBS level is preferred. Equivalent graduate assistant experience (2 years) is acceptable.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About West Virginia University
West Virginia University (WVU) is a public, land-grant institution, founded in 1867, located in Morgantown, West Virginia. Morgantown, W.Va., population 30,293 (US Census Bureau, 2011), was rated “No. 1 Small City in America” by BizJournals.com. Business Insider named Morgantown the ninth best college town in America. Other recent rankings: Kiplinger.com included Morgantown in their 10 great places to live list; one of “Best Sports Cities” by Sporting News; 12th overall “Hottest Small City” by Inc.; one of “50 Smartest Places to Live” by Kiplinger’s; and the second-ranking “Best College Town for Jobs” by Forbes. WVU will deliver high-quality education, excel in discovery and innovation, model a culture of diversity and inclusion, promote health and vitality, and build pathways for the exchange of knowledge and opportunity between the state, the nation, and the world. WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. A member of the Big 12 Conference, WVU competes in 18 intercollegiate varsity sports.