Direct all aspects of a successful NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball program. Responsible for the planning, development, and implementation of all activities related to the program. These areas include, but are not limited to: recruiting student-athletes, planning and supervising practices and games, managing program budget, control of equipment and supplies, scouting opponents, and organization and implementation of program fundraising activities. Abide by NCAA and AMCC rules and regulations. Maintain accurate uniform and equipment inventories. Plan and closely supervise team travel. Serve as a positive role model for all student-athletes. Develop and maintain good communication with team members. Utilize effective motivational strategies. Train, evaluate, and orientate assistant coaches. Plan and closely supervise department team travel. Work closely with bus companies, rental agencies, and coaches to secure transportation and lodging for all Hilbert teams. Reconcile receipts and expenses upon return. Assist with event management, where applicable. Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge of NCAA and AMCC rules and regulations. Knowledge of the collegiate athletics recruiting process and proven ability to recruit student-athletes and retain and graduate current student-athletes. Willing to work long days including evenings and weekends. Willing to travel long distances. Demonstrated ability to meet goals and deadlines under pressure, while paying close attention to detail. Basic computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel & Internet Explorer). Strong communication, interpersonal & organizational skills. Playing and coaching experience, preferably at the collegiate level. Experience working in an athletics and/or educational support staff capacity. Bachelor’s degree, required. Master’s degree, preferred. Current CPR/AED & First Aid Certifications, or ability to obtain upon employment. Valid driver’s license.
About Hilbert College
Hilbert College is a private, four year institution located in Hamburg, New York, just south of Buffalo. With close to 1,000 students, Hilbert offers highly regarded professional and liberal arts programs along with supportive faculty, staff and coaches. Hilbert's campus has updated residence facilities and modern academic, administrative and athletic facilities, including a 2000 sq. ft. fitness center to accommodate the needs of our 290 residence students and 700 commuter students. Hilbert College is a NCAA Division III institution and a member of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference.