As Director of Women’s Basketball Operations, this position manages the women’s basketball program and is a vital part of assisting the Head Women’s Basketball Coach adhere to Bylaw 126.96.36.199 Responsibility of the Head Coach by communicating, monitoring and documenting compliance matters that occur within the program with the head coach directly. As the gatekeeper to the women’s basketball program, this position is required to be knowledgeable and have an understanding of the game of basketball and compliance with NCAA, conference and institutional requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities (generally)
As Director for Women’s Basketball Operations, this employee is responsible for directly leading and executing strategies, program procedures and policies as it relates to the NIU Women’s Basketball program’s daily operations. This position is the direct contact to the department heads of Equipment Operations, Athletic Training, Academic Services and Sports Performance for all matters related to the football program including making executive decisions as it relates to the student-athlete experience and well-being within these areas.
Minimum Required Qualifications for this position
Collegiate women’s basketball experience (player or manager) preferably with a D1 institution for two or more years
Demonstrated strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated organizational skills
Demonstrated computer skills in Microsoft Word and Excel