The University of Nevada, Reno is recruiting for an Assistant Director, Compliance Services. The Assistant Director is responsible for tracking and monitoring the University’s procedures for athletics scholarships, coordinating athletic conference documentation for NCAA funds and compliance paperwork and interpreting NCAA and conference rules for those individuals covered above. The position assists with the preliminary investigations for suspected NCAA and conference rules violations, tracking and monitoring recruitment and retention policy, supervising student interns, and coordinating clerical responsibilities to ensure all compliance procedures are properly documented. The Assistant Director develops the rules education program of covered individuals.
The position coordinates the foundation of rules education and program monitoring which allows the University, especially the President, to have confidence in all ICA actions pertaining to NCAA and conference rules. This position reports to the Sr. Associate Athletics Director, Intercollegiate Services.
Total Compensation The total compensation package includes a negotiable competitive salary, moving expenses (if applicable), a rich retirement plan, health insurance options that include dental and vision, life insurance, long-term disability, annual and sick leave, along with many other benefits. Additionally, there is a grant-in-aid educational benefit for faculty and dependents.
Department Information The Athletics Compliance Services unit is responsible for tracking and monitoring the University of Nevada, Reno’s Intercollegiate Athletics (ICA) academics compliance program as outlined by the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) and appropriate conference rules for student-athletes, coaches, athletics staff and administration, donors, and the University community.
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You will be asked to upload the following attachments Resume/CV Cover Letter Contact information for three professional references
This posting is open until filled Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. This search will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.
Bachelor’s Degree and two years of related work experience or a Master’s Degree and one year of related work experience. Related Experience: experience interpreting NCAA rules and athletics compliance activities.
Preferred Qualifications J.D. Degree
About University of Nevada, Reno
Nevada has enjoyed postseason success, including bowl appearances in 10 of the past 12 years by the Wolf Pack football team, 11 postseason invitations for the men’s basketball squad in the last 17 years, including NCAA Tournament appearances from 2004-07, as well as, this past season’s 2018 berth. Nevada’s women’s basketball team has made three Women’s National Invitation Tournament appearances, including back-to-back invitations in 2010 and 2011, while the Wolf Pack volleyball team has been to the NCAA Championships five times, baseball has made four NCAA Regional appearances, and softball has been invited to three NCAA Regionals. Nevada’s men’s golf team has advanced to the NCAA Championship three times and the soccer team earned its first NCAA appearance in 2006. The Wolf Pack men’s tennis team has qualified doubles teams twice for NCAA Championships in recent years, with the men advancing in 2014 and the women following in 2015.
A record 148 student-athletes earned academic all-conference distinction from the Mountain West during the 2016-17 season. To qualify, a student-athlete must have a cumulative grade-point average, at the member institution, of 3.0 or higher, complete...d at least one academic semester at the member institution and competed in 50 percent of the team's varsity contests. And a record 81 student-athletes (up from 65 a year ago) were named as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes, having completed at least two semesters or three quarters at the member institution, compiled a cumulative grade-point average of 3.5 or higher, and competed in at least one varsity contest in a Mountain West-sponsored sport during the 2015-16 academic year.
The University of Nevada, Reno has a growing and increasingly diverse student enrollment of approximately 22,000 including over 2,800 graduate students. The university has been recognized as a Tier I Institution by US News and World Report. Located in the picturesque base of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the University is a 45 minute drive from Lake Tahoe and four hours from San Francisco and the Napa-Sonoma wine country. The Pacific Crest Trail is nearby for hiking and biking, while fantastic ski areas abound. The city offers an excellent living environment, due to its mountains, short commutes, growing arts community, increasing international flavor, and strong academic ties through the presence of Nevada’s oldest University. Nevada has no state income tax, and Reno has a comparatively low property tax. The University offers excellent benefits, including faculty tuition benefits for university employees and their dependents.