Syracuse University invites applicants for the position of Assistant Coach-Cross Country. This position will assist the head coach in all aspects of running the cross country and track program. The position will assist with organization of practices, recruiting, individual runner development, and video analysis. Primary purpose of this position will be developing our distance runners.
Development of team practices in conjunction with the head coach, oversee the team practices for women’s cross country, develop the female distance runners.
Coordinate distance recruiting and evaluating recruits.
Scheduling official and unofficial visits as well as coaching staff travel to evaluate athletes.
Communicate equipment (uniform and shoes) needs to coaching staff member working with the equipment room.
Assist with team travel. This includes setting up hotels, flights, itineraries, practices and meals.
Follow up on academic support issues for the team and overall mental health and well-being issues for our cross country student-athletes.
Other position related duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree, and at least 3- 5 years of collegiate coaching or playing at high level required.
Significant track coaching experience preferred. At least 3-5 years of coaching or competing professionally at a high level.
Very proficient in Microsoft excel.
Interested candidates must apply on line at http//sujobopps.com (job # 035273
Internal Number: 035273
About Syracuse University
Syracuse University is a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.