Administer an educationally sound competitive softball program for female student-athletes, within the rules and policies of any conference Oakland University may enter and NCAA legislated guidelines, and within the assigned fiscal budget as allocated. Plan and implement all phases of a competitive national level NCAA Division I softball program, including student athlete recruitment & retention; scheduling, conducting practice sessions, conditioning programs, fundraising and public relations activities; scouting and game preparation. Administer a sound and productive recruiting program within the university policies. Provide assistance as necessary with the departmental fund raising and public relations programs. Perform other duties outside of those related to softball as assigned by the director. Plan, promote and direct softball clinics and similar activities as defined by the director.
Bachelor's Degree in related field or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Perform all job duties in a manner consistent with NCAA, conference and University rules, regulations, ordinances, policies, procedures and guidelines. Three years college experience as an Assistant Coach at a Division I school or as a Head Coach in Divisions II or III. Perform all job duties in a manner consistent with NCAA conference and University guidelines. History of successful recruiting. Knowledge of Michigan recruiting. Must have and maintain a valid drivers license and be insurable with the university's office of Risk Management. Strong interpersonal and communication skills.