The mission of the NC State University Department of Athletics is to prepare student-athletes to compete at the highest level and to inspire them to be leaders now and for the future by providing the best environment to achieve their athletic, academic, and personal aspirations as well as providing support for the professional development of our coaches and staff, all within the role of the greater institutional relationships to the University.
Primary Purpose of Position The Compliance Department is responsible for the development, implementation, monitoring and reporting of all policies and procedures relative to a comprehensive NCAA Division I compliance program which includes, but is not limited to: recruiting; eligibility; financial aid; playing and practice seasons; student-athlete employment; amateurism; extra benefits; enforcement and all required reporting documents.
Team Assignments - Our compliance staff is organized by sport rather than by bylaws or topic areas. As such, the Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance will provide education, monitoring, interpretations, all waivers, and full compliance support to six or seven intercollegiate teams for NCAA bylaws primarily in the areas of bylaws 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, and 17. - Collaborate formally in a weekly meeting and informally daily with the rest of the compliance staff to determine the answers to interpretations, the best strategies for waivers, and advice for handling various situations.
Other Work/Responsibilities - Provide compliance education to various non-sport specific internal and external groups, as assigned. - Serve on the Athletics Department’s Senior Staff (all Assistant AD’s and higher). - Other duties as assigned by Senior Associate Athletics Director for Compliance.
Department Required Skills
- Strong working knowledge of NCAA rules and the ability to interpret, apply and enforce them. - Minimum of 3 years of experience in the field of athletics compliance at a Division I school, or comparable athletics compliance experience (e.g., NCAA, conference office). - Be able to work in a team environment and be a self-motivated staff member. - Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, have the ability to perform accurate detail-oriented work and be able to communicate effectively with a diverse population. - Possess knowledge of basic computer systems such as Microsoft Word and Excel.
About North Carolina State University
With more than 35,000 students, North Carolina State University is one of the leading land-grant institutions in the nation, committed to playing an active and vital role in improving the quality of life for the citizens of North Carolina, the nation and the world.NC State is consistently ranked among the nation's top 50 public universities and ranked by Princeton Review as a best value for students. Recently, NC State was recognized as one of the Wall Street Journal’s Top 20 “Best colleges and universities,” as ranked by Fortune 500 company job recruiters.In terms of quality of life, Cary, is a suburb to Raleigh in the heart of North Carolina’s Research Triangle and boasts one of the lowest crime rates in the nation. Due to the low crime rate, for the eleventh straight year, Cary is ranked as the safest city in North Carolina and the entire Southeastern United States.