Project Program Specialist

Job description

Employment Status:Full time (29-40 Hrs) Closing:1/18/21 Proposed Salary Range:Commensurate with Experience Type of Employment:Staff Location:ASU-Jonesboro


Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date

Position Summary:

The Head Coach of the A-State Rugby Club is responsible for oversight of the A-State Rugby Club. Administration includes but is not limited to recruitment and development of players, adherence to relevant policies and procedures, budget accountability, travel logistics, competition, and fundraising.

Duties & Responsibilities:

    Maintain the highest degree of ethical, safety, and legal standards in fulfilling the university's mission and success of the rugby club sports programRecruit qualified student-athletes who will perform at a high level academically, ethically, and athletically Manage the A-State Rugby Club’s strategic development, annual training plans, utilization of resources and facilities, budget, and fundraising effortsPromote contemporary coaching practices and relevant skill and fitness requirements Measure, monitor, and evaluate the development and performance of athletes and assist in talent identification. Possess a thorough understanding of eligibility criteria to participate in relevant competitions
  • Implement standards to assist students' fulfillment of their degree requirements and degree progression
  • Other duties as assigned


Knowledge of academic policies; knowledge of USA Rugby policies

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Additional hours as requested and/or needed
Regular and reliable attendance


Please note: all position postings close at 12:00 A.M. CST on the position closing date

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned Bachelor's Degree is required

Must possess experience in advising and recruiting students, academic policy, and experience working with student-athletes

Must also obtain certification as a coach through USA Rugby and maintain knowledge of USA Rugby policies and procedures to keep program, players, and affiliates in good standing and compliance




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Job No:
Posted: 1/8/2021
Application Due: 1/19/2021
Work Type: Full Time