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Director of Men's Basketball Operations CL6953

Staff (Full-Time) --> Athletics

DeLand, FL
ID: 1309-280

Reporting to the Head Men’s Basketball Coach, the Director of Men’s Basketball Operations assists in the administration of all phases of the men’s basketball program in accordance with NCAA Division I rules and philosophies.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Employment duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Plan, coordinate, and supervise all aspects of the administrative and operational activities of the Stetson Men’s Basketball program
  • Manage all efforts in regards to both practice and game preparations
  • Coordinate all team travel arrangements, including airline, bus, hotel, food reservations as well as practice times and travel itineraries
  • Assist in marketing plans and with maintaining social media sites
  • Organize and participate in camp and community service projects
  • Act as a vocational counselor for student athletes, including managing course load and providing academic support
  • Responsible for the alignment of student athletes with their post-grad career opportunity
  • Act as the academic and career point of contact as well as program facilitator for student athletes and the community
  • Perform other site and position specific duties as assigned

Required Skills

  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Experience with day-to-day administrative; including but not limited to implementation of running and workout programs, budget management, professional development, NCAA rules and regulations, organization skills, and supporting the educational goals and ideals of the members of the men's basketball program
  • Knowledge of NCAA Division I rules and regulations; and a commitment to adhere to all policies, rules and regulations of the NCAA and ASUN Conference as required
  • Proven ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, admissions and financial aid officers, fellow employees, program boosters, and the public
  • Knowledge of all computer-related duties, including use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, ARMS
  • Support the University’s Mission and Values in their role

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • 1-3 years demonstrated college coaching experience in coaching Men’s Basketball
  • A commitment to the academic goals of Stetson University
  • Desire to join a distinct university community committed to inclusive excellence, kindness, and collaboration, as it seeks to move Forward Together in making our community and world a better place

Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record as determined by the University’s auto insurance carrier.

Ideal Candidate Qualifications: The ideal candidate’s qualifications include:

  • Master's degree
  • Ability to lead with integrity and positively influence the lives and athletic careers of the student-athletes on the Men’s Basketball Team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Superb organization skills to effectively manage and lead Men’s Basketball  program

Work Environment: Duties require: both indoor and outdoor work; direct exposure to prevailing weather, extreme heat, humidity, and extreme cold; physical ability to endure physically strenuous work-outs and physical exercise on a daily basis, including standing and/or walking for long periods, bending, stooping, lifting; manual dexterity; lifting of up to fifty pounds; ability to work hours outside the normal University schedule; physical ability to travel; perceptual demands for sound, form, depth. 

Salary Grade:  2

This position is located at 421 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand, FL. View the Google Map in full screen.