Wisconsin Lutheran College is seeking applications for the position of Women’s Soccer Recruiting Coordinator. The position will assist the Head Women’s Soccer Coach in the day-to-day administration of recruitment for soccer student-athletes, in accordance with NCAA Bylaws.
In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:
Assist with the coordination of in-person recruiting visits, travel to designated showcases, tournaments, and high school games, and update the coaching staff database on potential student-athletes of interest.
Assist the Head Coach with the administration of applicable recruiting software to effectively monitor recruiting.
Manage logistical planning of on-campus recruiting visits by prospective student-athletes.
Assist in establishing a data bank of prospects utilizing varied recruiting services, distributing prospect lists to coaches, maintaining video log system, updating recruiting boards in staff room, ensuring that top prospects have video profiles, analyzing national trends in recruiting, researching new target areas, reviewing each area with individual coaches on regular basis, and maintaining combine results and prepare tapes for recruiting staff meetings.
Organize and assemble coaches recruiting books, signee checklists, calendars, internet research, recruiting boards, prospects and coaches mobile telephone directories, database updates, and prospects video library.
Perform other job-related duties as assigned by the Head Coach.
Work Hours: Varies – Must work extended hours including nights and weekends.
Length of Assignment: 12 Months
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, preferably in sports administration, athletic coaching or a similar field, is required.
One (1) year of experience in sports administration, coaching, or student-athlete playing experience.
Knowledge of NCAA Division III athletics with particular emphasis on soccer.
Knowledge of NCAA and NACC conference guidelines, policies, rules, and regulations.
Ability to manage multiple tasks for extended period of time.
Ability to independently plan and organize work.
Proactive attitude towards work and assignments.
Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.
Demonstrated ability to maintain and develop personal contacts with outside groups, i.e. student-athletes, sponsors, fans, donors, College community.
Ability to maintain proper unit attendance and punctuality standards and work extended hours including nights and weekends.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and references mail or email to: Maggy Waech Wisconsin Lutheran College Women’s Soccer 8800 West Bluemound Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226 email@example.com
About Wisconsin Lutheran College
Wisconsin Lutheran College, an NCAA Division III member of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) located in Milwaukee, Wis., offers 18 varsity sports.