Director of Player Development for Women's Soccer

Boulder, Colorado
Jan 12, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Requisition Number:


Boulder, Colorado Employment Type:

University StaffSchedule:

Full-TimePosting Close Date:

17-Jan-2021Date Posted:

11-Jan-2021 Close All Job SummaryThe Athletics Department encourages applications for a Director of Player Development for Women's Soccer to join our team! Under the general direction of the Head Women’s Soccer Coach, this position performs a meaningful role in managing all aspects of soccer video analysis, soccer camp operations, and the development of student-athletes. This position will adhere to the principles of the Athletic Department’s Strategic Plan, including core values, and its policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the University, the Pac-12 Conference, and the NCAA.
This position is responsible for promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program. This shall include adhering to the principles of the Athletic Department’s Mission Statement, Diversity and Inclusion Mission Statement, Core Values, Policies, and Procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the University, the Pac 12 Conference, and the NCAA.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Who We AreAs one of 34 U.S. public research institutions belonging to the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU)—and the only member in the Rocky Mountain region—our goal at CU Boulder is to directly affect Colorado communities through collaborative research, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Our faculty, staff, and students work with the broader community to establish outstanding connections that have lasting outcomes—both across Colorado and around the world. What Your Key Responsibilities Will BePerformance Analysis/Video Support:
  • Provide oversight and management for all aspects of the sports video operations for women’s soccer. This will include film exchange, video capture, editing, production, equipment maintenance, and related support for coaches’ and student-athletes’ use.
  • Coordinate the scheduling and processing of videotape exchange with other schools.
  • Maintain a video library for all sports videos associated with the women’s soccer program.
  • Work closely with Director of Video on the provision of student video support for women’s soccer. Provide coaches and student-athletes with ongoing training and development of technical skills related to video programs. Work with Sports Medicine and Strength & Conditioning to track fitness tests, lactate, glycogen, and all performance analysis.
Camp Operations:
  • Plan, organize, advertise, oversee, and conduct all aspects of the women’s soccer camp program including hiring all camp staff.
  • Attend all monthly camp meetings associated with operating camp within university guidelines.
  • Oversee timely brochure planning and printing, website updates, and ongoing registration of interested camp clients. Follow-up with all camp details at the conclusion of each camp.
  • Set goals and track progress to grow camps. Update and manage camp website.
Other Duties Assigned by Head Coach:
  • Includes, but not limited to: Helping with on-campus recruiting, official and unofficial visits, game-day operations, practice management assistance and team travel. Helping with all day-to-day operations of the soccer program.
Community Outreach:
  • Develop, plan, and coordinate programs for student-athlete development and service activities such as various team functions, team-building programs, campus events, community outreach, and alumni relations.
What We Can Offer
  • The hiring pay range is $44,000.00-$48,000.00. Relocation is available within department guidelines. Additional Athletics benefits include: Athletic Event Tickets: Per Athletic Department Policy and NCAA regulations, Nike Elite Employee Benefit: Per Nike Elite Policy.
BenefitsThe University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.Be StatementsBe Challenged. Be Dynamic. Be Boulder.What We Require
  • Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Collegiate or professional playing or coaching experience.
    • An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute.
What You Will Need
  • Excellent organizational aptitude.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret game and practice footage.
  • Proven ability to operate and understand digital video editing system.
What We Would Like You To Have
  • Experience with a NCAA Division I soccer program.
  • Experience operating residential, ID, and day soccer camps.
  • Experience using video editing software.
Special InstructionsTo apply, please submit the following materials:
1. A current resume.
2. A cover letter that specifically addresses how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications and responsibilities of the position.
You will not be asked to upload references at this time.
Please apply by January 17, 2021, for consideration.
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.
Posting Contact InformationPosting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

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