Wednesday September 7, 2011
South Dakota State: is seeking to hire a football operations coordinator. This full-time, 12 month, position will assist the head football coach and football staff with all internal matters pertaining to the day-to-day operations of the football program to include, but not limited to, staff travel; organization and scheduling of recruiting activities for on campus; academic oversight; football camps organization; administrative duties; and student manager and staff management. Earned Bachelor’s degree; extensive knowledge and understanding of the sport of football and familiar with all aspects of football; self-directed and motivated; effective communication (oral, written and interpersonal) skills; demonstrated organizational and time management skills; demonstrated computer application skills are required. Experience supervising and providing direction to others; general knowledge of the NCAA manual and governance structure; experience with recruiting practices, academic advising, team travel coordination, event management and Division I football related experience is desired. To apply, visit the online employment site at https://yourfuture.sdbor.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=55451. For questions on the electronic employment process, contact SDSU Human Resources at 605/688-4128. For questions on the position, please contact Rob Peterson, Search Chair, at 605/688-6287 or at . SDSU is an AA/EEO employer.
Thursday August 25, 2011
Dartmouth: We hear Dartmouth received a huge volume of qualified applicants for their open director of football operations position and has now closed the process to new applicants.
Tuesday August 23, 2011
Northwestern: Cody Cejda has been promoted to director of football operations and Chris Bowers has been hired as director of player personnel. Bowers most recently served as special teams coordinator and secondary coach at Valparaiso.
Friday August 19, 2011
Dartmouth: Dartmouth is seeking candidates for the full-time position of Director of Football Operations who are available to assume the position immediately after being selected. RESPONSIBILITIES: This position oversees all administrative functions of the football office and provides comprehensive administrative support for the head football coach. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, budget management, recruiting support, supervision of office staff, and serving as liaison to other athletic department and College offices. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience required. Four years relevant experience required, preferably in Division I football coaching or football administration. Additional qualifications include the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituents, exercise sound judgment and discretion in sensitive situations, work independently in a fast-paced environment, and respond quickly to changes in the workplace. Strong computer and administrative skills necessary. Requires travel for away games and evening/weekend hours in addition to regular weekday schedule. APPLICATION: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants can view a full job description and complete an online application for this position (#0083200) by visiting https://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu. A letter of application, resume, and names of at least three professional references are required. One of the most diverse institutions of higher education in New England, Dartmouth College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Wednesday August 17, 2011
West Virginia: Mike Kerin, longtime Mountaineer (32 years with the program), assistant athletic director for football operations, and 2010 FootballScoop Director of Football Operations of the Year has announced that he will be retiring at the end of the month.