The Harvard University Department of Athletics is currently accepting applications for a 10-month internship in the Athletics Compliance Office. The Harvard Compliance office intern will report to the Assistant Director of Compliance. The Compliance office is responsible for overseeing the compliance program for 42 Division I varsity sports. The internship is designed to expose the individual to the various areas of collegiate athletics administration, specifically NCAA compliance operations to help the individual develop the skills necessary for a successful career in intercollegiate athletics. Job responsibilities include: •Monitoring playing and practice season calendars •Coordinate tracking and documentation of official and unofficial visits and other recruiting activities. •Monitoring and communicating information related to the NCAA Eligibility Center. •Educating coaches and administrators through rules education sessions, interpretation, and monthly newsletters. •Assisting the Assistant Director of Compliance in monitoring student-athlete eligibility and roster management. •Assisting in the management of the NCAA Student-Athlete Assistance Fund. •Assisting with submission of NCAA waiver and violation reports. •Compliance software support and coordination for staff and student-athletes. •Other duties as assigned.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and the names of three current references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The successful candidate must be enrolled in a degree-seeking program with an accredited college or university that requires an internship as a requirement of the degree process. Strong organizational, interpersonal, and computer skills are required. The anticipated start date is approximately August 1, 2019 with an anticipated end date of May 31, 2020.
About Harvard University Department of Athletics
Harvard is a highly selective liberal arts college whose mission is to educate citizens and citizen-leaders for our society. The College is a residential institution of nearly 7,000 undergraduates and is located in Cambridge, MA. Harvard is deeply committed to the intellectual, social and personal transformation of its undergraduates during their four years at Harvard. The Department of Athletics offers 42 varsity programs for men and women, more than any other Division I school in the United States.
Harvard employees have access to a wide range of educational offerings, including world-class museums, tuition assistance, and hundreds of web-based learning programs. Our benefits package is superior and provides multiple options for the health and well-being of our employees. Being located in Cambridge is a distinct advantage, since Cambridge is a lively, multi-cultural city adjacent to Boston, which is an undisputed hub of college and university life in the U.S.
We actively seek and welcome applications from diverse candidates and from those with a demonstrable commitment to a more inclusive society.