Student Athlete Development and Experience Coordinator
Washington University in St. Louis
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Salary: $20.15 - $31.26 / Hourly
This position is twelve-month, full-time and works approximately 37.5 hours per week. Position hours are generally 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. but scheduling may vary based on team schedules and department events.
4 Year Degree
Internal Number: JR74789
The Student-Athlete Development and Experience Coordinator develops, implements, and evaluates a long-term student-athlete development program and coordinates efforts with other areas within the department, division, and university that affect the student-athlete experience such as the Game Day experience, marketing and promotions, and special events.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work in coordination with the Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Internal Operations to construct a long-term, student-athlete development program including, but not limited to, the areas of career development, diversity/equity/inclusion, leadership development, community relations, and health and well-being.
Provide oversight for programming and event planning, implementation, coordination and evaluation/assessment of student-athlete development initiatives as well as staff development related to student-athlete support.
Assist the External Operations and Marketing staff with promoting student-athlete development programming and in planning, organizing, and implementation of successful events related to Game Day promotions and community engagement.
Provide oversight for special events (e.g. Scholar Champion Awards Celebration, Kick-Off Cookout). Provide support to the Game Operations staff with event operations, special projects (e.g. NCAA championships, University events), and with planning and implementation of the department fundraising golf tournament.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Masters or Bachelor’s degree.
Three years relevant experience.
Previous experience working within an athletic department and with developing curriculum and assessments.
Demonstrated competency in helping to meet program objectives, working independently, and helping to establish program priorities.
Strong project management skills.
An ability to communicate with and interact positively with students, faculty, staff and the broader University community.
Knowledge in the operational use of computer and video technology.
Ability to develop a safe and functional working environment.
An appreciation of and a willingness to adhere to the NCAA Division III philosophy, rules, and regulations.
Ability to follow directions and accept decisions.
Ability to work cooperatively with a variety of staff/personnel in the Department of Athletics, the University and the local community.
Up to 22 days of vacation, 10 recognized holidays, and sick time.
Competitive health insurance packages with priority appointments and lower copays/coinsurance.
Want to Live Near Your Work and/or improve your commute? Take advantage of our free Metro transit U-Pass for eligible employees. We also offer a forgivable home loan of up to $12,500 for closing costs and a down payment for homes in eligible neighborhoods.
WashU provides eligible employees with a defined contribution (403(b)) Retirement Savings Plan, which combines employee contributions and university contributions starting at 7%.
Wellness challenges, annual health screenings, mental health resources, mindfulness programs and courses, employee assistance program (EAP), financial resources, access to dietitians, and more!
We offer 4 weeks of caregiver leave to bond with your new child. Family care resources are also available for your continued childcare needs. Need adult care? We’ve got you covered.
WashU covers the cost of tuition for you and your family, including dependent undergraduate-level college tuition up to 100% at WashU and 40% elsewhere after seven years with us.
Washington University in St. Louis is committed to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity and especially encourages applications by those from underrepresented groups. It is the University’s policy to provide equal opportunity and access to persons in all job titles without regard to race, ethnicity, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.
Washington University is dedicated to building a diverse community of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment – fostering respect for all and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. Individuals with a commitment to these values are encouraged to apply.
Washington University (WashU) is a selective, private research institution that was founded in 1853 with highly ranked undergraduate programs and top ranked graduate programs including the Olin Business School and the School of Medicine. WashU is located in St. Louis, the second largest city in Missouri which has a thriving music and arts scene, unique neighborhoods with distinct personalities, successful professional sports teams, and a host of local owned restaurants and shops.
WashU Athletics has a rich tradition of athletic achievement that began over 100 years ago and competes at the Division III level of the NCAA. WashU’s varsity sports portfolio contains 19 programs. WashU’s primary conference affiliation is the University Athletic Association Conference (UAA) while football competes in the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW). With an alumni base spread throughout the country, the reach of WashU’s athletic programs continues to grow.
Washington University’s Athletic Complex has been fortunate to host numerous national championships, renown speakers, musical groups, and political events. Additionally, Francis Olympic Field, WashU’s signature outdo...or facility, has a storied history as it served as the primary facility for the first Olympic Games in the Western Hemisphere. Another one of WashU’s premier athletic facilities is the Gary M. Sumers Recreation Center, which opened its doors in October 2016. The state-of-the-art recreation center has become a highly sought-out destination with over 2,000 daily visitors and 83% of undergraduate students utilizing the space.
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