Director of Operations - Women's Soccer Vacancy #: 500264 Recruitment Range: Commensurate with Qualifications Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Organizational Unit Overview
The athletics department mission is to represent East Carolina University with distinction and create a challenging and supportive environment for student-athletes to excel in the classroom, in competition, and in life. We are committed to the highest standards of character, honesty, effort, and sportsmanship; respecting all people, their personal identities, differences and beliefs; and to provide a safe and equitable environment for student-athletes’ academic, athletic and personal development. The highly visible athletics program is committed to NCAA compliance, comprehensive excellence and to be trustworthy stewards of the aspirations of our student-athletes, the resources we manage, the reputation of our University, and our mission of service.
Reporting to the Head Women’s Soccer Coach, this position’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Secure hotel, buses, flight plans, and meals.
Prepare season travel schedule with head coach and communicate to student development.
Secure practice facilities and coordinate travel party with head coach.
Handle travel money, meal per diems, and home/away game ticket allotment.
Communicate with athletic operations practice times and needs.
Work with head coach to secure all opponents contracts and verify times and dates for game schedule.
Establish pre-game schedule for home games and communicate to game management.
Secure pre-game schedule for all away games and communicate with head coach.
Have knowledge of NCAA rules and communicate with compliance office.
Responsible for all compliance forms for travel.
Responsible for working with soccer staff on all aspects of ACS software system.
Home Game Meals:
Set up all home game, spring break, and after classes are out meals for team.
Organize with head coach any team dinners.
Coordinate community service with student development/head coach. Keep record of individual and team hours for community service.
Assist head coach in planning senior day, parents’ day, etc.
Responsible for coordinating video for all practices, home, and away contest.
Supervise managers for video production.
Keeping team calendar.
Record team travel details.
Build quality relationships and work collaboratively and professionally with Pirate Club, athletics, and University staff, students, business vendors and all donors and stakeholders bi-monthly.
Abide by all written policies and procedures of ECU, the Department of Athletics, The Educational Foundation (Pirate Club), the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), and all applicable conferences or associations.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Nights, weekends, holidays, extended hours, and travel are required in the performance of duties.
Bachelor’s degree required.
Qualifying degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions and conferred by the time of hire.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Candidates must also submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.
Official transcript required within 30 days of employment.
East Carolina University seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. In order to promote the university’s diversity goal, the Athletics Department encourages applicants from women, minorities, and historically underrepresented groups.
Additional Instructions to Applicant
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must complete a candidate profile online via the PeopleAdmin system and submit any requested documents. Additionally, applicants that possess the preferred education and experience must also possess the minimum education/experience, if applicable.
Applications will be considered until position is filled. Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 500264 to ECU Human Resources at http://jobs.ecu.edu.
East Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.