Villanova University, A Division 1 institution and member of the Big East Conference has an immediate opening for a Director or Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance/Men's and Women's Basketball. Under the general direction of the Associate Athletics Director, the Director or Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance will oversee the compliance operations for the sports of Men’s & Women’s Basketball and assist the Athletics Compliance Office in administering additional aspects of the compliance program. Duties include, but are not limited to:
*Process all NCAA waivers and violations *Work with Director of Compliance/Financial Aid to issue National Letter of Intent and Grant-in-Aid scholarship letters *Conduct initial eligibility evaluations on all recruited prospective student-athletes to ensure adherence to NCAA standards *Oversee all aspects of recruiting *Monitor and approve official and unofficial visits *Oversee approval process for camps and clinics *Coordinate the usage of recruiting software (ARMS) *Produce, send and ensure receipt of notification of transfer requests *Monitor and approve prospective student-athlete ticket requests *Prepare, organize, and administer a comprehensive NCAA rules education program for athletics staff, student-athletes, boosters/alumni and staff outside of athletics *Provide NCAA and Big East rules interpretations for coaches, student-athletes, athletic department staff, constituency groups, boosters, and the Villanova community *Review and approve all activities involving student-athletes and promotional activities, employment, and other requests *Review and monitor Athletic Development, Athletic Communication and Marketing activities to ensure consistent compliance *Assist in Name, Image, Likeness activities, including rules education and monitoring *Serve as the Athletics Compliance Office lead for all sports in the areas of NCAA Bylaws 12 (Amateurism and Athletics Eligibility) & 16 (Awards, Benefits, and Expenses). *Oversee Elite Prospective Student-Athlete and Elite Student-Athlete Education and Monitoring program *Serve as the Athletics Compliance Office liaison for the Villanova Athletic Fund, Alumni Association, University Advancement, Professional Sports Counseling Panel, Ticket Office, and Marketing in order to ensure compliance with NCAA bylaws.
The individual in this role must perform all duties within University, Conference, and NCAA rules and regulations.
Villanova is a Catholic university sponsored by the Augustinian order. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.
Bachelor's Degree required.
3-4 years experience in sport administration, specifically in both compliance and basketball administration
Working knowledge of NCAA rules
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to perform accurate, detailed work under pressure.
Strong interpersonal communication skills combined with the ability to interact with diverse groups
Proficiency with personal computer applications and comfortable with various computer programs (Microsoft Office, Excel, LSDBi, ARMS, Teamworks)
For more information about the position and to apply, please visit:
Internal Number: 20212626S
About Villanova University
Villanova University is one of the leading Catholic universities in the United States, founded by the Order of Saint Augustine in 1842 and is located on 260 acres in suburban Philadelphia. Villanova University is a Division I institution, member of the Big East Conference, and has approximately 600 student-athletes competing in 24 varsity programs. Diversity and inclusion have been and will continue to be an integral component of Villanova University’s mission. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and seeks candidates who understand, respect and can contribute to the University’s mission and values.