This position is responsible for maintaining the integrity and reputation of Emory University and the Athletics program, and positively impacts the relationship between the University and its students, faculty, staff, alumni and community.
Primary Job Responsibilities and Duties: •Assist head coach in all facets of the program. •Maintain and ensure compliance with University, the University Athletic Association and NCAA policies and rules. •Provide leadership, organization and supervision for practice and competition. •Maintain a high standard of performance consistent with Emory University and the Department of Athletics’ mission of academic and athletic excellence. •Analysis of video and statistical data to further develop and improve student-athlete performance. •Assist in organizing home tournaments and away travel arrangements. •Ability to identify and evaluate highly competitive prospective student-athletes that meet the stringent academic requirements of Emory University. •Communicates with Sports Medicine, Sports Information, Strength and Conditioning and Administrative Staff. •Attend department and Campus Life meetings and events as required. •Proficiency to perform various office duties such as managing recruiting database of student-athletes, maintaining contacts and records. •Perform other duties as required.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Previous playing and/or coaching experience. Strong abilities to work in student-athlete development and their commitment to athletic and academic success. Work with effectively with students, staff, alumni and community members.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: •Excellent verbal and written communication skills. •Possess strong organizational skills to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously. •Possess high work ethic, positive attitude, and professionalism at all times. •Current certification in CPR/First Aid/AED. •Ability to work with diverse populations.