Brown University invites applications for the position of Operations Specialist, Men’s Basketball. The Operations Specialist reports to the Head Men’s Basketball Coach and is responsible for the coordination and organization of the day-to-day operation of the Brown men’s basketball program. Assists the Head Men’s Basketball Coach in all phases of the daily operations and promotion of a Division I intercollegiate men’s basketball program. Please note, this position is scheduled to work 10 ½ months each year, scheduled over 12 months.
All department employees are required to demonstrate exemplary ethical conduct and conformance to NCAA rules and regulations; the duties of the position are to be performed in compliance with all NCAA, Ivy League and ECAC rules and regulations; and any rules violations on behalf of themselves or any knowledge of violations within the department are to be reported to the appropriate parties. Employees in coaching positions are required to pass the NCAA Coaches Certification Test and maintain current AED/CPR and First Aid certification (certification is available at no cost through the Athletic Department).
Associate’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
1-2 years related experience in basketball (collegiate playing, coaching or operations); Division I experience preferred.
Excellent computer, organizational and interpersonal skills.
Experience planning and organizing team travel preferred.
Attention to detail and communication skills (written and verbal) skills preferred.
Experience planning and organizing basketball team travel.
Demonstrated ability to interact positively with student-athletes, parents, alumni, colleagues and the public.
Strong commitment to the welfare of student-athletes.
Ability to independently coordinate multiple tasks at one time.
Knowledge and understanding of, and commitment to compliance with, NCAA, ECAC, Ivy and University rules and regulations in regard to operations.
The successful candidate for this position will be required to complete a criminal background and DMV checks satisfactory to Brown University prior to commencing employment.
Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
About Brown University
Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island and founded in 1764, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical School, School of Public Health, School of Engineering, and the School of Professional Studies.
With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction. Brown's vibrant, diverse campus community consists of about 4,500 staff and faculty, 6,200 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, 490 medical school students, more than 5,000 summer, visiting, and online students, and over 700 faculty members. Brown students come from all 50 states and more than 115 countries. Brown is frequently recognized for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups and activities, active community service programs, highly competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly historic urban setting.
Brown offers competitive benefits such as a generous retirement plan and... education programs; details are available at: http://www.brown.edu/about/administration/human-resources/