The University of Arizona seeks an Assistant Director of Athletics, Compliance/Director of Compliance. The University’s strength in undergraduate education and scientific research is paralleled by its excellence on the playing fields, courts and other venues of its 21-sport Intercollegiate Athletic Program. The Arizona Wildcats compete in the tradition-rich Pacific-12 Conference, “The Conference of Champions.” For a more comprehensive view of what makes working in our department unique, please visit the websites at: www.arizonawildcats.com
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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•Contribute to maintaining strong institutional control in all aspects of NCAA, Pac-12 Conference, and University of Arizona Athletics rules compliance. •Supervise all activities associated with the NCAA and Pac-12 Conference eligibility for current and prospective student-athletes. •Oversee the initial eligibility process for prospective student-athletes across all sports. •Monitor the eligibility of all student-athletes through collaboration with various partners including the University’s registrar and C.A.T.S Academics. •Manage the transfer process for incoming and outgoing student-athletes. •Maintain accurate and updated squad lists through comprehensive roster management. •Serve as the primary resource for all Bylaw 14 interpretations. •Lead the research, writing and submission process for hardship and waiver requests. •Assist with the development and implementation of departmental policies and strategic planning initiatives. •Coordinate annual institutional and NCAA paperwork associated with student-athletes. •Support the NCAA, Pac-12 and institutional drug testing program. •Other duties as assigned by the Associate Athletics Director for Compliance. •Duties may be adjusted based upon the expertise of the successful candidate.
• Bachelor’s degree. • Two years of directly related experience preferably at the DI Level. • Experience with and knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. • Excellent communication skills. • Excellent organizational skills. • Demonstrated reliability and ability to handle multiple projects. • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively with diverse groups. • Advanced proficiencies working with JumpForward. • Ability and desire to accurately perform detail-oriented tasks and work with basic office software and database programs. • Competent with computer software, such as Microsoft Office, Internet and e-mail.
About The University of Arizona
The University’s strength in undergraduate education and scientific research is paralleled by its excellence on the playing fields, courts and other venues of its 20-sport Intercollegiate Athletic Program. The Arizona Wildcats compete in the tradition-rich Pac-12 Conference, “The Conference of Champions.” For a more comprehensive view of what makes working in our department unique, please visit the website at: www.arizonawildcats.com. Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; tuition reduction for employee and qualified family; excellent retirement plans; access to campus cultural and recreational activities.