Director of Men's Basketball Operations
Vacancy # 13E087
Position # 8608
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Colonial Athletic Association, invites applications for the 12-month, benefits eligible position of Director of Men’s Basketball Operations. This position reports directly to the Head Men's Basketball Coach and acts as primary liaison between players, coaches, sport supervisor, and director of student-athlete academic support. Individual is also directly responsible for all men’s basketball operational logistics. Coordination of team and recruiting travel (charters, commercial flights, buses, hotels, meals on the road and itineraries). Responsible for pre/post game meals at home. Assist with on-campus official and unofficial visits. Coordinate community service events with team; fund-raising and promotional events; liaison to the Seahawk Club. Assist with coordination of complimentary tickets. Acts as liaison for men’s basketball student-athletes with sport supervisor regarding orientation, residence life issues, and student affairs assistance. Coordinates basketball activities with appropriate staff to include the Trask Coliseum facilities, event management, campus police, and athletic communications. Coordinates schedules for team practices, with visiting teams, and competitions.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree and working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations, Microsoft Office applications, Word and Excel required. Preferred: Experience as a collegiate basketball player or minimum of two (2) years experience working with a high school or college level basketball program. Strong organizational, administrative and interpersonal skills preferred.
To apply, please complete the online application at http://consensus.uncw.edu. Letter of application, curricula vitae, and contact information for three professional references should be addressed to the search committee chair and attached to the online application - not e-mailed or mailed. MS Word or Adobe PDF attachments are specifically preferred. Priority consideration will be given to online applications received by April 21, 2013, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For questions regarding the online application process, please contact Katie Lange at 910-962-3571 or firstname.lastname@example.org
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply.