Grinnell College is currently seeking an energetic, motivated, and well-organized individual to serve as full-time assistant men’s basketball coach. This is a 1-year term position with a possible renewal for a 2nd year.
Responsibilities: The full-time assistant men’s basketball coach will work with the head coach to develop and execute a recruiting plan, which encompasses the development of a recruiting pool, the participation in recruiting camps, execution of a coherent messaging system, and travel throughout the U.S. to academic showcases. Coaching responsibilities will focus on player development, contributing to game plans, creating scouting reports, and film exchange/breakdown. Additional responsibilities also include departmental administrative responsibilities (ie. strength and conditioning or event management).
Compensation: $26,660 per year plus benefits
• Bachelor’s degree • Master’s degree preferred. • Previous playing or coaching experience is required. • Recruiting experience preferred. • Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work independently, and as a member of the team. • Knowledge of Midwest Conference and NCAA rules and ability to recruit qualified student-athletes is required. • Values Diversity Equity and Inclusion.
About Grinnell College
Founded in 1846, Grinnell College is a private, coed, residential liberal arts and sciences college located in Grinnell, Iowa (60 miles east of Des Moines). A Division III member of the NCAA and competes in the Midwest Conference. Completed in 2010, Grinnell’s athletic facilities are one of the top in the country for Division III schools.