Rider University, an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) invites applications for a Senior Associate Athletic Director, Compliance & Internal Operations. Reporting to the Athletic Director, this individual will monitor and advise all student athletes and staff on NCAA and conference rules and regulations. The successful candidate will be the primary sport administrator for several sports, pending experience and interests. The Senior Associate Athletic Director will be responsible for internal operations while overseeing student-athlete academic support and the Associate Athletic Director for Event Management and Facilities. The position will serve as the primary athletic liaison with the faculty athletic representative, the registrar, admissions, financial aid, and student academic support services.
The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.
Rider University is committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant living and learning community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.
Through reflection and open, respectful dialogue, we develop responsible citizens who demonstrate academic understanding and compassion to grow and serve as leaders in a diverse and global world.
Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.
Rider University has been included as one of the nation’s best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its “Best 387 Colleges” in the nation. Both publications have ranked the University favorably in their respective surveys for more than a decade.
To apply for position no.100008, please visit RiderHires at https://rider.peopleadmin.com/postings/8126
Rider University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity.
Demonstrated interpersonal skills
Demonstrated working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
Experience in a college athletic environment and the ability to work with a wide range of people across campus.
The position must have a demonstrated working knowledge of NCAA rules and a duty to cooperate with and furnish the NCAA, conference, or institution with truthful and complete information concerning involvement in, or knowledge of rules violations, as mandated by NCAA Bylaw 10.1.
Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:
Five to ten years of experience in athletics
Division 1 experience with a compliance background
Rider University welcomes students from throughout the region, across the nation, and around the world who seek to be challenged and supported as active members of our inclusive and vibrant living and learning community. Committed to student growth, transformation and leadership, we connect rigorous academic, artistic and professional programs of study with a rich array of learning experiences that engage students inside and outside the classroom. We prepare graduates to thrive professionally and to be lifelong independent learners and responsible citizens who embrace diversity, support the common good, and contribute meaningfully to the changing world in which they live and work.