Position is responsible for providing varied support to the recruiting coordinator and Assistant Coaches by performing specified duties related to Recruiting. Position will assist with on-campus recruitment of prospective student-athletes and collaborate with Gatorvision, Marketing, and Communications on creative content to be used for the recruitment of prospective student-athletes. Data entry, preparing electronic communications to recruits, and organization of recruiting materials are integral components of the position responsibilities.
Associates Degree or two years equivalent experience or training
Have an understanding of all aspects of recruiting
Exceptional communications and customer service skills
Detail oriented individual that possesses strong organizational skills and has the ability to prioritize multiple assignments
Highly effective listener with impeccable verbal and written communication skills
Must be proficient in the use of basic computer applications and working knowledge of applicable software applications including the Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro
Self-motivated with the ability to adapt to new challenges and finding ways to solve them
Ability to collaborate with multiple departments to best meet goals and objectives
Knowledge of current NCAA Compliance rules and regulations (or the willingness to learn) regarding recruitment of prospective student-athletes
Ability to engage effectively with others of diverse cultures or backgrounds
Ability to work a non-standard work week which might include early mornings, evenings, weekends, holidays and extensive overnight travel
Experience in an intercollegiate or professional athletics environment
Experience as a student-athlete or student manager in a basketball program (can qualify in lieu of work experience)
Knowledge of the game of basketball
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About University of Florida Athletic Association
The University Athletic Association, Inc. is the athletic department for the University of Florida. We are searching for talented candidates to assist us in the pursuit of our goal of being one of the finest intercollegiate athletic programs in the nation. Join UF's 150-year plus tradition of academic excellence, leading-edge research, medical care, flourishing arts, and world-class athletics. As part of The Gator Nation, you will enjoy outstanding benefits and play an integral role in contributing to the atmosphere, diverse culture, and traditions that make the University Athletic Association a great place to work.