The Assistant Director/Director of Compliance & Student Services is tasked with constant application of NCAA Bylaws to ambiguous and complex situations. Knowledge, interpretation, and expert advisement of the correct/allowed course of action is 100% necessary in each and every interaction with a coach (50+ individuals), student-athlete (420+), staff member (100+), external booster (unlimited), etc. On a daily basis, this individual provides interpretation, on average to 30 individuals ranging from the Athletic Director and Head Coaches to standard office personnel. The potential ramifications of an improper interpretation could have devastating impacts on students, employees, the department and ultimately the University's reputation. This individual is expected to be fluent in all aspects (bylaws) of the annually revised, NCAA operations manual; but will act as the main contact for all eligibility inquires following Bylaw, Article 14, Eligibility: Academic and General Requirements. This duty requires a high-level ability to research and respond to rules interpretation requests. It is imperative of this individual to use initiative and resourcefulness in planning work assignments and implementing long-range program improvements. Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree; a minimum of one years' experience (Assistant Director) OR a minimum of two years' experience (Director) working with Division I NCAA rules and regulations at a Division I member institution, conference office, or national office. Title will be assigned at the discretion of the Hiring Manager.
Desired Qualifications: Master's degree.
The position is a 12-month position. Salary is commensurate with qualifications. To assure full consideration, interested individuals MUST apply online at www.IllinoisState.edu/jobs by July 23, 2017. Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, females and veterans.
Contact: Lisa Mason, Human Resources; Email: email@example.com
Application Procedure: Applicants must apply online at www.IllinoisState.edu/jobs
Illinois State University:
Founded in 1857, Illinois State is a coeducational, residential university that emphasizes undergraduate study. Its 34 academic departments in 6 colleges offer 63 undergraduate programs in more than 160 fields of study. The Graduate School coordinates 38 masters, 2 specialist, and 7 doctoral programs. Illinois State ranks 74th among the top 100 public universities in t...he nation according to U.S. News & World Report rankings of “Best National Universities” released in fall 2014.
Illinois State University is located in the twin-city community of Bloomington-Normal, with a population of approximately 125,000 and is located within easy driving distance of the financial and business centers in Chicago and St. Louis. Expansion Management Magazine rated Bloomington-Normal as one of two metro areas with a five-star quality of life, giving the community high rankings in such areas as standard of living, quality of schools, and traffic and commute. In their most current rankings, Forbes ranked Bloomington-Normal as 20th in its list of the Smartest Cities in America.
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Illinois State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.