Manhattan College, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC), is seeking applications for vacant position of Head Baseball Coach. This position is a full-time, twelve-month appointment with a comprehensive benefits package.
The successful candidate is responsible for all aspects in leading a competitive NCAA Division I baseball program to include, but not limited to: recruitment of qualified student-athletes, hiring and supervising of assistant coaches, game scheduling, coaching (practice and in-game), successful management of program budgets, fundraising, requirement to meet NCAA APR standards while supporting student-athlete academic success, and develop championship teams while maintaining the highest ethical standards. Must be committed to and manage the program within the guidelines of the NCAA, MAAC and Manhattan College Department of Intercollegiate Athletic policies and procedures and will be expected to work cooperatively with all constituencies and campus units. Knowledge Skills and Abilities: Must demonstrate the ability to recruit, coach and improve (teach) talented student-athletes. Demonstrate the ability to market and promote Manhattan College baseball program. Must exhibit leadership and professional behavior in dealing with student athletes and staff. Must be a team player, and have the ability to support and assist other employees. Develop a positive atmosphere for the program both internally and externally within the athletic department and College. Description of Job Duties: May include but not limited to: Manage and direct the program to include recruitment of qualified student-athletes. Hiring, supervision and evaluation of assistant coaches. Game and practice scheduling, Direction of all practices, teaching and demonstrating coaching skills. Successful management of program budgets and fundraising. Supporting student-athlete academic success. Develop championship teams, while maintaining the highest ethical standards. Work cooperatively with athletic personnel, attends department meetings and activities. Builds and sustains positive relationships with student-athletes, former players, faculty, alumni and staff. Represents the college positively when interacting with community, alumni, high school and club coaches, and media. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree, three years of baseball coaching experience preferably at the NCAA Division I level. Former collegiate/professional playing experience is preferred. General knowledge of intercollegiate athletics, NCAA policies and compliance issues is required.
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