Primary Purpose of Organizational Unit The UNCW Department of Athletics sponsors 19 varsity sports and competes in the NCAA Division I as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association. UNCW Athletics mission is to enrich the University through a commitment to developing leadership qualities among its student-athletes by providing opportunities which support and promote academic excellence, community engagement and competitive success.
University Information The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching, mentoring, research and service. Widely acknowledged for its world-class faculty and staff and continuously recognized at a national level for scholarly excellence and affordability, UNCW offers a powerful academic experience that stimulates creative inquiry and critical thinking and a community rich in diversity, inclusion and global perspectives.
A public institution with nearly 18,000 students, UNCW offers a full range of baccalaureate- and graduate-level programs, as well as doctoral degrees in educational leadership, marine biology, nursing practice and psychology; and many distance learning options, including clinical research, an accelerated RN-to-BSN program, an Executive M.B.A. program structured for working professionals, and the nation’s only bachelor’s degree program focused on coastal engineering.
The university’s efforts to advance research and scholarly activities have earned UNCW the elevated designation of “Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity” institution (R2 University) by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.
UNCW has been part of the University of North Carolina System since 1969.
Brief Summary of Work for this Position The Compliance Specialist reports to the Associate Athletic Director for Compliance and assists in ensuring that all athletics day-to-day operations are in compliance with NCAA rules and regulations. Duties include, but are not limited to:
Work daily with student-athletes, coaches, and staff to provide interpretations of NCAA rules and regulations
Work with initial and returning eligibility of incoming student-athletes
Create and facilitate compliance educational sessions
Research, interpret and provide accurate dissemination of NCAA, CAA and institutional rules and regulations
Assist in NCAA reporting and monitoring of academic compliance related activities
Monitor work of interns, student workers, and volunteers as needed
Adhere to NCAA, CAA, institutional, state and federal regulations of protected and confidential information
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of training and experience
All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions
Preferred education, professional skills and experience
Experience with MS Office programs (MS Word, Excel and Outlook)
Familiar with NCAA and CAA Compliance Assistance software programs
Knowledge of NCAA, CAA, and university rules and regulations with a passing score on the NCAA Recruiting test
Familiar with ARMS software
Recruitment Range: $31,200 - $36,786 FTE: 1.0 (40 hours per week) Months Per Year: 12 Months Work Days: Monday - Friday with occasional weekends Work Hours: 8:00AM - 5:00PM with an occasional evening
Special Notes to Applicants PLEASE NOTE: This posting will close at 11:59PM on the posted closing date. To receive full consideration, please be sure you have fully completed the entire application before you apply for this position. Failure to answer all required questions will cause the system to disqualify your application
This position is being recruited at the Journey level. If no applicants apply who meet the required competency and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations
For more info/to apply visit http://jobs.uncw.edu. Applications must be submitted through the online application system to be considered
You will be required to attach a cover letter and resume to successfully apply for this position. To receive full consideration, please be sure you have completed the ‘Work History’ section of the application before you apply for this position
EEO Statement At the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW), our culture reflects our values of inclusion, diversity, globalization, ethics and integrity and innovation and we are committed to providing equality of educational and employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, sex (such as gender, gender identity, marital status, childbirth, and pregnancy), age, color, national origin (including ethnicity), religion, disability, sexual orientation, political affiliation, veteran status, military service member status, genetic information, or relationship to other university constituents – except where sex, age, or ability represent bona fide educational or occupational qualifications or where marital status is a statutorily established eligibility criterion for State funded employee benefit programs. UNCW believes that embracing the unique contributions of our faculty, staff and students is critical to our success and paramount in being recognized for our global mindset.