Director of Baseball Operations
Position Title: Director of Baseball Operations
Department: Athletics - 25900
Vacancy Number: E269
Position Number: 1567
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus
Brief Summary of Work for this Position:
Reporting to the Head Coach, Baseball, the Director of Baseball Operations is responsible for coordinating operational logistics for the UNCW Baseball program. Schedules practices, game day activities, and coordinates all team travel. Performs administrative/support functions such as budget management, purchasing, and travel reconciliation. Coordinates on-campus recruiting activities and communications with recruits. Assists with oversight of student employees. Engages with the community regarding community services and fundraising opportunities. Adheres to and enforces all policies and procedures of the department and university as well as the rules and regulations of the CAA and NCAA.
• Bachelor’s degree with experience working with student-athletes in a college athletic environment.
• Working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills; the ability to analyze and interpret policy and procedural guidelines to resolve problems and questions specific to collegiate athletic teams.
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs.
Collegiate baseball program experience.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The UNCW Department of Athletics sponsors 19 varsity sports and competes in the NCAA Division I as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association. UNCW Athletics primary purpose is to produce a competitive and successful sports program while abiding by NCAA, CAA and institutional rules and regulations. UNCW Athletics has a strong commitment to gender equity and diversity, while promoting a greater sense of integrity, leadership, sportsmanship and ethical behavior to the overall campus dynamic.
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with nearly 16,500 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified persons from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Months Per Year: 12 Months
Position Type: Time-limited
Job Posting Date: 07/09/2018
Priority Consideration Date: 07/29/2018
Priority Consideration Information:
Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.