Under general supervision of the Associate Athletics Director for Compliance, this position will assist in all day-to-day compliance operations of the Athletics Department to ensure strict adherence with university, sports conference affiliations, and the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) rules and regulations. Responsibilities:
Assist in development, implementation, and documentation of all departmental policies and procedures related to NCAA rules compliance and rules education for student-athletes, athletics staff, applicable university staff, and representatives of athletics interests.
Research and interpret conference and NCAA rules and regulations and review with appropriate constituencies.
Monitor eligibility: Assist in continuing, transfer, and initial eligibility certification. Evaluate prospective student-athlete initial academic eligibility. Serve as a contact with the Admissions Office and NCAA Eligibility Center.
Continually monitor and create policy and procedures for multiple areas including: Playing and practice season, amateurism, personnel, recruiting, and awards and benefits.
Financial Aid: Assist in the monitoring of all applicable NCAA financial aid regulations including the National Letter of Intent program.
Assist in supervision of graduate assistant(s) and student employee(s) in their performance of compliance-related responsibilities.
Assist with sporting event management as assigned.
Represent the Athletics Department within the LMU community, and LMU within the intercollegiate athletics community and at professional organizations or associations. Serve on committees as required.
Perform other duties as assigned or requested.
Minimum 2 years demonstrated full-time experience and expertise in knowledge of NCAA athletic compliance. Experience at a NCAA Division I institution, conference office, or NCAA national office preferred.
Proven ability to interact with a diverse population; work with policies and procedures in a University environment; establish and manage goals and strategies; assess situations, think analytically, make difficult decisions; some evening, weekend, and holiday hours as required.
Excellent written and oral communication skills. Strong attention to detail. Developed organizational and leadership skills.
Demonstrated knowledge and competency with Microsoft office suite, NCAA software systems, and ARMS Software or equivalent software system.
About Loyola Marymount University
Loyola Marymount University
Loyola Marymount University shares in a rich intellectual heritage fostered by the Jesuit and Marymount educational traditions and founded on social justice and ethical values. Governed by an independent Board of Trustees, LMU cherishes its Catholic identity while at the same time welcoming people from diverse social, religious, and cultural backgrounds. LMU is in Los Angeles, yet near the Pacific Ocean, offering a dynamic cultural environment.
LMU is also home of the Lions, offering 20 varsity sports, 19 of which compete at the Division I level within the NCAA. The athletic history at LMU spans more than 90 years, bringing a new level of success each year. Recently, the Lions have sent 30 teams to the NCAA tournament while winning over 25 conference championships since 2000. In the same time, over 50 student-athletes have earned All-America honors. In 2005-2006, the Lions won the West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Cup as the best all-around athletics program. Over 100 years ago the Lions began Building Champions. The work continues in 2020.
We offer a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary. For more details regardin...g this position please visit our website. Interested candidates may apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to http://jobs.lmu.edu (reference # 0180508).
LMU, an equal opportunity employer, values diversity and is committed to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment as defined by federal, state and local law. Loyola Marymount seeks professionally outstanding candidates who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence, the education of the whole person, and the building of a just society. LMU is actively working to promote an intercultural learning community.
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