SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: In your cover letter please specify how you meet the minimum and preferred qualifications for the position. Applications submitted by February 19, 2018 will receive first consideration.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
This position directs all aspects of the University NCAA rules education and compliance program, and serves as a member of the senior athletic department leadership team. The position acts as the University liaison with the NCAA and affiliated conference and outside constituent groups regarding rules interpretations and compliance issues. The position interacts effectively with the General Counsel and the Athletic Department coaches and staff, student-athletes, university faculty and staff, administration, and outside entities to ensure rules compliance through the development and dissemination of rules education programs and the documentation, monitoring and oversight of relevant activities. This position reports to the Office of General Counsel. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
The University of Idaho, home of the Vandals, is Idaho’s land-grant, national research university. From its residential campus in Moscow, U of I serves the state of Idaho through educational centers in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls, a research and Extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. Home to more than 11,000 students statewide, U of I is a leader in student-centered learning and excels at interdisciplinary research, service to businesses and communities, and in advancing diversity, citizenship and global outreach. U of I competes in the Big Sky Conference and Sun Belt Conference.
3+ years of related work experience
NCAA Division I compliance experience
Ability to make administrative and procedural decisions and judgments on sensitive, confidential issues
Demonstrated computer and organizational skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Personal and professional integrity
Knowledge of the rules, regulations, and laws regarding student records
Master’s degree or Juris Doctorate Degree
Experience assisting a university transitioning from one NCAA division to another division
3-4 years of Division I compliance experience/administration
NCAA Compliance Software expertise
Ability to operate effectively in a competitive atmosphere
Ability to establish good rapport with administration, coaches, faculty, staff, and student-athletes
Knowledge of NCAA and affiliated conference rules regarding the collection and retention of student-athlete enrollment data
Ability to effectively utilize computerized student information systems and NCAA Compliance Assistance software
Comprehensive working knowledge of university-level student registration policies, regulations, procedures, and standards
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: $64,141 Or higher commensurate with experience
Internal Number: SP001677P
About University of Idaho
Department of Athletics
875 Perimeter Dr., MS 2302
Moscow, ID 83844