Description: The University of Wyoming (UW) is accepting applications for an Assistant Director of Compliance/Eligibility Coordinator. The primary responsibility of this position is to assist the Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance & Olympic Sports in running the day-to-day operations of the compliance unit. This position will have an emphasis working with initial and continuing eligibility. The projected start date for this position is June 1, 2020. The position will remain open until filled. This is a full-time (12 month), benefited position.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: •Participates in the design and substance of UW’s NCAA Compliance Program. This position with collaborate with the Compliance Staff to plan and develop athletic compliance objectives and content. •Will assist with developing, updating, and managing the disbursement, interpretation, and application of athletics compliance rules, regulations, UW and Mountain West Conference policies and procedures, as assigned. •Assists with the recruiting monitoring efforts such as official and unofficial visits, recruiting telephone logs, coaching contacts and evaluations, and other recruiting activities. •Assists with implementation of a comprehensive NCAA rules education program for coaches, staff, and student-athletes. •Will be responsible for the certification of NCAA academic eligibility for all student-athletes. •Will coordinate all APR/GSR related issues (e.g. data entry, analyses, projections, waivers, etc.). •Maintains thorough knowledge of university academic programming for application to NCAA progress towards degree regulations. •Maintains thorough knowledge of and adheres to all applicable University, conference and NCAA rules and regulations. •Assists with other duties/projects as assigned/directed.
Bachelor’s degree required. J.D. or masters in related field preferred.
One year working experience at a NCAA member institution required (can include graduate level work).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, exceptional writing skills required (submit writing sample with application materials), attention to detail, ability to multi-task.
Ability to work under time sensitive deadlines.
Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
Knowledge of or ability to learn University of Wyoming, Athletic Department, and MWC rules and regulations.
Salary will be commensurate with experience. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 20000753
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The University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, a town of 30,000 in the heart of the Rocky Mountain West. The state of Wyoming continues to invest in its university, helping to make it a leader in academics, research and outreach. The university has state-of-the-art facilities in many areas and the community provides the advantages of a major university.
Located in a high mountain valley near the Colorado border, Laramie offers both outstanding recreational opportunities and close proximity to Colorado’s Front Range, a bustling group of metropolitan cities including Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins. This beautiful mountain landscape offers outdoor enjoyment in all seasons, with over 300 days of sunshine annually. For more information about the region, please visit http://visitlaramie.org/The University of Wyoming located in Laramie and nestled on Wyoming's high plains between the Laramie and Snowy Mountain ranges is one of the most unique institutions of higher education in America.