CarrSports Partners with University of Northern Colorado in search for Head Football Coach

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

University of Northern Colorado Athletics

University of Northern Colorado is seeking a Head Football Coach

The intercollegiate athletics program is an integral part of the university striving to achieve the same standards of excellence in athletics that exist within academic programs. The program is concerned with the physical and mental welfare of the student and strives to ensure that every athlete has the opportunity to succeed academically and obtain a degree. Sport programs are a vital function of the University at large.

This position is responsible for the successful planning, direction and administration of all aspects of the University’s NCAA Division I FCS Football Program.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop, organize, direct, advance, and administer a successful Division I FCS football program.
  • Plan, organize and conduct practice and training sessions (pre-season, season, off-season, spring, summer)
  • Oversee development and implementation of competitive strategies, including scouting
  • Development of student-athletes
  • Lead and motivate student-athletes and coaching staff to maximize their potential.
  • Recruit quality student-athletes.
  • Facilitation of the academic performance and success of student-athletes which includes retention and culminates with graduation.
  • Recognize students who achieve academic excellence.
  • Administrative duties, which may include but is not limited to ordering/selection of equipment and supplies, arranging practice and competitive facilities, team travel, assisting Director of Athletics with scheduling, and budget planning, management, and adherence.
  • Demonstrate knowledge, understanding, adherence, and commitment to all NCAA, Conference, State and Institutional rules and regulations.
  • Establish a team culture that ensures appropriate and acceptable student-athlete and staff behavior on and off the field.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills to lead a competitive Division I FCS football program. Remain current on all trends, methods, and innovations related to football and coaching.
  • Participate in program and departmental fundraising, public relations, and promotional efforts. Coordinate an outreach program that encourages student-athlete and sport program visibility in the University and local community. Conduct camps and clinics.
  • Supervise, prepare, and lead assigned coaching and operational staff.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Experience:

  • At least five (5) years of combined football coaching experience at the college or professional level is preferred.
  • Head Coaching experience

Certification/Registration/Licensing:

  • Required (may obtain and maintain immediately following hire): CPR/First Aid, NCAA Rules and Regulations certification

Ability:

  • Communication skills
  • Knowledge and adherence to NCAA, Conference, State, Institutional, and Department rules and regulations
  • Motivation skills
  • Commitment to working with multi-cultural populations and have an awareness of issues affecting women and minorities.
  • Organizational and Management Skills
  • Supervision (e.g., Student-Athletes, Assistant Coaches, Students, Summer Camp Staff)
  • Public SpeakingIFundraising
  • Counseling/Advising Skills

Salary Range: $185,000 – 203,000

Additional information for this position available by clicking “Apply Now” below.

 

PROCEDURE TO APPLY

Candidates should include a cover letter describing relevant experiences and interest in this position and curriculum vitae/resume. Please include names, titles, and contact information for five (5) professional references.

Click here to apply: https://theapplicantmanager.com/jobs?pos=t9116

Please send questions or nominations regarding this search to: NColoradoSearch@CarrSportsConsulting.com



As you consider joining our community, it is important to know that UNC is dedicated to strengthening and advancing our collective work related to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We develop and learn more together with a diverse team. To achieve this, diversity for us represents differing perspectives, thoughts, and experiences. We value the individuality of the human distinctions of our staff because these distinctions benefit students, our community, and each other. We expect members of our community to stretch their learning edges about race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, lifestyle, age, educational background, national origin, religion, or physical ability. This is a significant way to honor the intersectionality of our university community. We appreciate the diverse contributions every individual makes to the UNC community. When you join the UNC community, you can expect to be part of a growing inclusive, innovative, and equity-minded community that requires broad collaboration among faculty, staff, students, and community partners.


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CarrSports Partners with Lamar University in search for Senior Associate Athletics Director/CFO

lamar logoLamar University - Senior Associate Athletics Director/CFO

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POSITION DESCRIPTION

CarrSports Consulting will be assisting Lamar University in the search for a Senior Associate Athletics Director/CFO that will coordinate and supervise all aspects of the Athletics Department Business Office. Strict adherence to established NCAA, Southland Conference, Texas State University System and Lamar University rules and regulations is required. Responsible for preparing the annual proposed budget along with the Director of Athletics. The Senior Associate Athletics Director/CFO reports directly to the Director of Athletics and serves on the department’s Leadership and Management Teams. This position will also serve as a sport supervisor for selected teams and other direct reports as assigned.

The Senior Associate Athletics Director/CFO monitors budgets for all sports and departments. Submit invoices, requests to travel, contracts, etc. to various campus finance/travel departments. Responsible for distributing monthly budget status and annual status reports to all account managers. Supervises and evaluates ticket office personnel. Submit department revenue and expense data for the annual EADA Report and all NCAA Financial Reports. Serve as the primary contact for the annual NCAA Audit and provide all requested documentation for the auditors. Collect courtesy vehicle mileage logs and submit a quarterly report to the payroll office. Approve all deposits. Responsible for internal control mechanisms within the business and ticket office. Reviews ticket reconciliation reports for all athletics events. Ability to maintain accurate records concerning overall fiscal operations required. Ability to work cooperatively with staff members and supervisors required. Ability to tolerate flexible hours, nights and weekends required. Knowledge of NCAA rules required.

The Senior Associate Athletics Director/CFO is the liaison to outbound ticket sales partner, The Aspire Group. Additionally, the position is the liaison to the apparel contractor for all apparel related orders and issues.

The position will work closely with the Assistant Athletics Director for Operations to manage all facility and capital projects as well as game and events operations.

A successful Senior Associate Athletics Director/CFO will serve as a strategic and tactical senior leader within the department, possess a keen attention to detail, is data driven, and has excellent written and oral communication skills. The position will represent Lamar University Athletics on various campus committees and collaborate with campus partners surrounding the coordination of relevant projects and events.

The position will also assist with strategic planning and be responsible for drafting internal policies and procedures that enhance operations.

The position takes great pride in delivering exceptional customer assistance. To contribute toward operational productivity and efficiency, s/he will be a clearinghouse for many incoming requests to the department and is a liaison to a variety of stakeholders and interested parties.

Performs other duties and responsibilities as may be required as directed by the Director of Athletics.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree required.

Master’s degree preferred

3-5 years athletics business office preferred

 

PROCEDURE TO APPLY

Candidates should include a cover letter describing relevant experiences and interest in this position and curriculum vitae/resume. Please include names, titles, and contact information for five (5) professional references. To assure full consideration, application materials should be received by September 8, 2022, and the applicant portal will remain open until the hiring process is completed. Click here to apply: https://theapplicantmanager.com/jobs?pos=t9115

 

Please send questions or nominations regarding this search to: LamarSearch@CarrSportsConsulting.com

 

EEO STATEMENT

Lamar University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Lamar University not to discriminate on the basis of non-relevant criteria including, but not limited to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status in its educational programs, activities, admissions or employment practices.


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Florida A&M University teams up with CarrSports in their next search

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Florida A&M University teams up with CarrSports in their next search


FLORIDA A&M UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF ATHLETICS
Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance Services

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Job Summary:

CarrSports Consulting is assisting Florida A&M University in the search for a Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance, working under the daily supervision of the Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer with a dotted-line reporting to the Athletic Director.  The Senior Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance is charged with executing the daily management and operation of the athletics compliance office for Florida A & M University.  The individual will monitor and enforce matters related to NCAA, SWAC, and University rules and regulations; educate and interpret the applicable rules for staff, coaches, and student-athletes on various matters; and foster an atmosphere of compliance and institutional control with all internal and external constituents mitigating risk for the University and the Department.  The Senior Associate Director of Athletics must stay current with the ever-evolving NCAA environment to include initiatives such as Name, Image and Likeness, Transfer Portal, and the outcomes of the NCAA Transformation Committee.

Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To:

  • Administer ongoing comprehensive rules and educational programs for the institution’s student-athletes, coaches, staff, faculty, administrative divisions of the University, and alumni/donor groups to ensure compliance with NCAA, SWAC and University rules and regulations at all times.
  • Provide accurate and timely NCAA, SWAC and University rules interpretations for coaches, staff, student-athletes and parents, alumni, donors, prospective student-athletes and parents, University personnel, community groups, and all other inquiries and requests.
  • Participate in the timely and accurate investigation, resolution and self-reporting of NCAA and SWAC rules violations, as they may occur.
  • In collaboration with the appropriate University personnel such as the Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR), Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance, Registrar, Academic Support of Student-Athletes, determine term-by-term eligibility for athletics aid, practice, and competition for all student-athletes in accordance with SWAC and NCAA rules.
  • Maintain documents such as athletic compliance office records, including interpretations, compliance actions, investigations, eligibility related documents, participation reports, financial aid and other historical data.
  • Complete and submit SWAC and NCAA annual reports, such the NCAA Division I Membership Requirements Certification, and NCAA Demographics and Sports Sponsorship Report. In conjunction with the appropriate campus office, provide the data for the Academic Progress Rates (APR), Federal Graduation and Graduation Success Rate reports.
  • Manages and maintains ARMS (or similar software programs) and social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, etc.
  • Annually updates the FAMU Athletics Compliance Policies and Procedures manual.
  • Shares responsibility of promoting an atmosphere of compliance while facilitating institutional control over athletics programs in order to ensure consistent adherence and behavior with NCAA, Conference, and University rules and regulations.
  • Oversees the management of initiatives that promote institutional and departmental culture of integrity and compliance as it relates to intercollegiate athletics.
  • Maintains an environment that promotes the highest level of integrity and demonstrates an unwavering commitment to the highest standards of ethical conduct.
  • Serve as the department’s liaison to the SWAC and NCAA for matters dealing with NCAA compliance. Attend and participate in relevant SWAC and NCAA (such as annual NCAA Regional Rules Seminars) meetings.
  • Represent the department on a variety of campus committees as deemed appropriate.
  • Supervise the Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance and Coordinator of Athletics Compliance.
  • Potential future opportunities for sports administration.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in the appropriate area of specialization and eight (8) years of related experience; or, Master’s Degree in an appropriate area of specialization and six (6) years of related experience.

Recommended Competencies:

  • Knowledge and ability to interpret and apply NCAA, SWAC and Division I rules and regulations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
  • Knowledge of and the ability to interpret and apply University-related policies, procedures, principles, and practices.
  • Ability to educate diverse groups of individuals about NCAA compliance issues.
  • Experience managing staff and coaches through clear communication and a cooperative attitude.
  • Ability to identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic fast-paced environment and manage stressful situations.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at once and meet deadlines.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to develop and implement policies, procedures, goals, and objectives.
  • Knowledge of and the ability to apply the principles and practices to strategically align tasks and people with organizational goals and objectives.
  • Ability to improve personal and team effectiveness, and foster change and creativity
  • Experience working with Division I football program preferred.
  • Familiarity of the financial aid and admission processes at a university level preferred.
  • Experience with ARMS (or similar software programs) and PeopleSoft (or similar enterprise personnel management platforms) preferred.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to interact with a multitude of constituents.
  • Ability to represent the University as required.

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

Pay Plan

This is an Administrative and Professional (A&P) position.

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate is subject to a pre-employment screening which includes a review of criminal records, reference checks and verification of education. An official college transcript, a high school diploma, or other educational documents must be submitted, where applicable, at the time of employment.

Only United States (U.S.) citizens or aliens who have a legal right to work in the U.S. are eligible for employment. Federal law requires proof of your authorization to work in the United States. You will be required to provide proof of your identity and employment eligibility within three (3) days of employment.

Section 110.1128, Florida Statutes, prohibits employment by the State (including re-hire after a break in service) of any male born after October 1, 1962, who failed to register with the Selective Service System, under the provisions of the U.S. Military Selective Service Act, during the person’s period of eligibility (ages 18 through 25). Additionally, if currently employed by the State, this law prohibits the promotion of such person. You may be required to provide documentation.

HOW TO APPLY
Candidates should include a cover letter describing relevant experiences and interest in this position and curriculum vitae/resume. Please include names, titles, and contact information for five (5) professional references. To assure full consideration, application materials should be received by September 6, 2022, and the applicant portal will remain open until the hiring process is completed. Click here to apply: https://theapplicantmanager.com/jobs?pos=t9114

Please send questions or nominations regarding this search to: FAMUSearch@CarrSportsConsulting.com

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Director of Athletics - St. Bonaventure University

Director of Athletics
St. Bonaventure University is seeking a Director of Athletics

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Founded in 1858, St. Bonaventure University is where heart meets mind. Shaped by its values of compassion, wisdom and integrity and lauded for its value, Bona is ranked No. 2 in New York and No. 3 in the North in 2020 by U.S. News & World Report — Bona is a transformative community committed to academic excellence and civic engagement.

Location
St. Bonaventure University is located in the scenic enchanted mountain region in Western New York, approximately 75 miles south of Buffalo, NY. Nestled in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains, the 500-acre University is comprised of a close-knit caring community and small-town living with easy access to major metropolitan areas.

The Position
Under the supervision of the President, the Director of Athletics (AD) leads the St. Bonaventure University’s (University) Department of Athletics to include the nineteen men’s and women’s intercollegiate athletic programs and the various internal and external department units.  The Director of Athletics will also ensure overall program compliance with NCAA requirements and a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Department of Athletics
Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics at St. Bonaventure University is to complement and supplement the overall mission of the University with the utmost integrity through adherence to NCAA and conference bylaws. The intercollegiate program is committed to mentoring all student-athletes and enriching their intellectual, spiritual, and physical growth and development. The program strives to provide competitive opportunities to a diverse range of student-athletes at the conference, regional, and national levels while maintaining fiscal responsibility. The Department engenders support for the University among many constituents including students, faculty, alumni, friends, and local communities.

Vision Statement
The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is nationally recognized for the academic and athletic excellence of its student-athletes and their collective commitment to fair play and sportsmanship embodied in the University’s Franciscan heritage. The sports programs are competitive in the Atlantic 10 Conference as evidenced by their ability to consistently compete for conference tournament play and championships. The Department is a source of pride on campus, in local communities, and among St. Bonaventure Alumni not only because of its storied traditions, but also as a result of its commitment to excellence, emphasis on the University’s core values, and its enhanced contribution to the University’s success and vision.

Application Statement
Bachelor’s degree is required, master’s degree preferred with seven (7) years of relevant experience. Compensation is competitive and will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Candidates should include a cover letter describing relevant experiences and interest in this position, curriculum vitae/resume; and names, titles and contact information for five (5) references. To assure full consideration, application materials should be received by July 16th, and the applicant portal will remain open until the hiring process is completed.

Please send questions or nominations regarding this search to St.BonaventureSearch@CarrSportsConsulting.com

ST. BONAVENTURE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
St. Bonaventure is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity educational institution. It is guided by the principle that equal opportunity means more than equal employment opportunity, and that access to facilities and services shall be available to all people regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression. This principle is applicable to every member of the St. Bonaventure community, both students and employed personnel at every level, and to all facilities and services.

Department: St. Bonaventure University
This is a full time position