The Assistant Director of Compliance serves as a member of the compliance team that is committed to excellence and advancing the vision of the Department of Athletics through its strategic plan. The position reports to the Associate Athletics Director and works in conjunction with the compliance staff to implement NCAA, Big Ten and The Ohio State University regulations. This position will serve as the compliance liaison to several sports programs. This position must be able to act with integrity and discretion as they will be exposed to sensitive and confidential information. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: developing rules education curriculum for coaches, administrators, student-athletes and compliance staff; providing interpretive assistance to coaches, administrators and student-athletes and representatives of the institution’s athletics interest; drafting waivers and petitions to the NCAA and Big Ten Conference; assisting with monitoring efforts in the areas of recruiting activities, student-athlete employment, initial and continuing eligibility, financial aid, and other duties as assigned. This position works in a fast-paced creative and collaborative team environment where change is embraced and innovation is encouraged.
Bachelor's Degree is required; Juris Doctor or Master's Degree is preferred. 1-3 years experience in an athletic compliance setting at an institutional, conference or national association level is required. Position requires strong computer skills, strong analytical skills, well-developed written and oral communication skills, and the ability to balance multiple projects. Must have successful experience working in a collaborative and team oriented environment and act with integrity and personal accountability.
The deadline for applications is Sunday, October 30, 2016. All interested candidates must complete an on-line application for position requisition 422613 at http://jobs.osu.edu. The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
The Ohio State University Department of Athletics sponsors 36 fully funded varsity teams - 17 for women, 16 for men and three co-educational. The department is committed to providing its more than 1,000 student-athletes with the finest in academic and athletics support in order to ensure a quality and life-enhancing experience. U.S. News and World Report ranks Ohio State as one of the Top 20 publi...c universities and has been recognized for the second year in a row as one of the Chronicle of Higher Education's "Great Colleges to Work For."