POSITION SUMMARY DESCRIPTION: The Graduate Assistant for Compliance will help foster a distinctive culture in competitive athletics that commissions student-athletes to impact the world for Christ. The Graduate Assistant will assist the Assistant AD for Compliance with the oversight of compliance, athletic events and supervise indoor athletic facilities, including the Callan Athletic Center and connected facilities.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION: •Strives to reflect the Athletic Department core values: Love for God, Love for Others, Excellence in Effort and Integrity in Conduct. Will offer ongoing support to develop a culture that emphasizes these values. •NCAA Compliance duties including: roster management, updating Compliance Assistant and Front Rush software. •Game management duties as directed by the Director of Athletic Events & Facilities. •Attending all home indoor athletic events (volleyball, basketball, track) and acting as the main on-site supervisor for the facility and the event (as determined by the Director of Athletic Events and Facilities). •Completing NCAA reports as necessary. •Maintaining a commitment to NCAA, Conference, and University rule compliance. •Reporting any NCAA, Conference, and University rule violations to the Director of Compliance/Student Development. •Understanding that violations of NCAA, Conference, and University rules and regulations may result in disciplinary action up to and including termination of employment. •Assist in the web setup, registration monitoring, and check-in procedures of all athletic camps •Managing the facility operations of the Athletic Center and coordinating the operations of the Athletic Equipment Room. •Developing practice schedules for teams using the Athletic Center. •Overseeing the laundering procedures for all athletic team game and practice gear. •Insuring that team uniforms are clean and ready for teams as needed. •Maintaining uniform and equipment inventory. •Working afternoon and evening hours.
QUALIFICATIONS: •Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management or a related field •Experience in college athletic event management •Possess excellent organizational skills •Pay acute attention to detail •Show integrity in dealing with confidential information •Excellent time management skills
REQUIRED MENTAL/PHYSICAL ABILITIES: •Excellent communication and people skills •Ability to receive detailed information and exchange ideas through oral communication •Have knowledge of and ability to use word processing and e-mail computer programs including Microsoft Excel and Word. •Must be able to attend to details and deadlines •Must be able to drive school cars/vans •Must be able to lift objects of 25 pounds •Must have, or obtain, current American Red Cross Standard First Aid certification or AHA Heartsaver First Aid certification.
With this assistantship, the University will provide tuition for a graduate level degree at Cedarville University. This may be a taxable benefit according to the IRS.
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