Illinois State University, a member of the Missouri Valley Conference and Missouri Valley Football Conference, is seeking a qualified candidate for the 12 month, full-time position of Director of Compliance & Student Services. This position reports to the Senior Associate Athletic Director for Compliance & Student Services. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to: 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 (480+), 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 manual. 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.
Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of one full years' experience (at full-time employee status) working in detail with Division I NCAA rules and regulations (this includes interpretation and application of rules and regulations) at a Division I member institution, conference office, or national office is required; two years of such experience is preferred. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Illinois State University is an EOE/AA employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.
Application Procedure: The screening and selection process is currently underway and will continue until a successful candidate is chosen. Should a review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted.
Applicants must apply online at www.IllinoisState.edu/jobs
Internal Posting Number: 0710479
Apply-by Date: April 29, 2018
Expected Starting Date: mid-June to early-July, 2018
Employer Information: Illinois State University // Athletics Department // Campus Box 2660 // Normal, IL 61790-2660
Internal Number: 0710479
About Illinois State University
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 the 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.