The Assistant Director for Compliance assists the Associate Athletic Director for Compliance in all aspects of NCAA compliance operations.
Primary Responsibilities: Assists Associate Athletic Director for Compliance with institution's NCAA compliance operations with emphasis in the following areas: •Updating and monitoring student-athlete information in NCAA Eligibility Center, NCAA Compliance •Assistant, ARMS and Banner •Supervision of National Letter of Intent program •Annual coaches' recruiting test/certifications •Recruiting processes and forms including NCAA transfer clearinghouse, verification of transfer academic year in residence, campus visits (official and unofficial) •Assistance at Player Pass Gate for home football games
Monitors initial eligibility and amateurism certification of incoming student-athletes with NCAA Eligibility Center including: •Sending head coaches or designee weekly progress reports •Communicating with coaches and/or incoming student-athletes any issues with initial eligibility and/or amateurism
Enhances Compliance Education with the following constituents: •Athletics Personnel (coaches, athletics staff, student-athletes, managers, directors of operations, and volunteers) •Records, Financial Aid, and Admissions compliance liaisons •Boosters/Fans
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
•Knowledge of NCAA rules & regulations •Knowledge of NCAA Compliance Assistant and LSDBI •Knowledge of ARMS Compliance software •Knowledge of Banner •Knowledge of Southern Conference rules, regulations, policies & procedures •Familiarity with commercial compliance tracking software •Must possess strong communications skills, both oral and written •Ability to maintain positive relationships constituencies to provide excellent customer service •Ability to work under pressure, multi-task, and meet deadlines
Minimum Qualifications: Typically requires a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and one year of relevant experience of NCAA compliance, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. A valid driver’s license is required.
Preferred Qualifications: A Master’s or JD degree, 1-3 years of NCAA compliance experience within the previous 5 years (internships experience included), and NCAA compliance experience at a NCAA Division 1 institution or conference level is preferred.
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or protected hhveteran status.