The Operations Assistant, Men’s and Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country, serves as an assistant to the Head Men’s Track and Field/Cross Country Coach and the Head Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Coach assisting with the overall administration of the men’s and women’s track and field/cross country programs. The operations assistant is responsible for assisting with on-campus recruitment efforts, assisting with the management of home track & field/cross country competitions, and assisting the men’s and women’s directors of track and field operations with the day-to-day operations of the track and field/cross country programs.
Regular, reliable, and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job function of this job, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.
The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma
At least one year of specialized training in business management, business education, or a related field
At least three years of experience in specialized or a related field applicable to work performed
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education
At least one year of experience with Track & Field/Cross Country either as a collegiate, professional or club athlete, coach, or administrator
Experience in small event management
Working knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office, to include Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.
Basic working knowledge and experience with Adobe PhotoShop for creating media
Internal Number: C1507P
About University of Arkansas
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve 26,000 students with more than 210 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country’s finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation’s best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees an...d their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 14% of employee salary.
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