Head Coach Track & Field - Men and Women Indoor and Outdoor

Geneseo, Livingston County
Feb 10, 2014
The SUNY Geneseo Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Recreation, a part of the Division of Student and Campus Life, seeks qualified candidates for the position of Head Coach for Men's and Women's Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field. This full-time, 10 month, full-benefits position will coordinate and oversee all aspects of the men's and women's indoor and outdoor track & field programs. The SUNY Geneseo Track & Field programs have garnered 27 SUNYAC championships and produced 38 All-Americans including four national champions. The selected candidate is responsible for administering all aspects of this highly-successful program with specific duties including, but not limited to: effective recruitment and retention of qualified student-athletes; individual skill development of student-athletes; scheduling; budget preparation and management; participation in department fundraising, community service, and alumni engagement efforts; monitoring academic performance; and related work as required. The Head Coach is also expected to adhere to all NCAA, SUNYAC and SUNY Geneseo rules and regulations. Salary: Commensurate with experience Starting Date: August 1, 2014 Required qualifications: Bachelor's degree; prior coaching experience at the collegiate level. Preferred qualifications: Master's degree; minimum of 3-5 years coaching experience at the collegiate level; demonstrated ability to recruit and retain student-athletes who are committed to academic and athletic excellence. The ideal candidate will also have strong interpersonal, organizational and written/oral communication skills as well as proven leadership ability and experience coaching all track and field events. Review of applications will begin April 1, 2014, but will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, submit an online professional and management application, resume and cover letter at https://jobs.geneseo.edu and include contact information for four professional references. SUNY Geneseo is a highly selective residential public undergraduate liberal arts college of approximately 5,000 students located in a historic village in the scenic Finger Lakes region of western New York State, south of Rochester. The College offers 20 intercollegiate varsity sports and is consistently recognized as one of the best undergraduate colleges in the nation in such publications as US News and World Report and Kiplinger's Personal Finance. This recognition has as its basis our outstanding faculty, staff, and students; unusually high student retention and graduation rates; and the high quality of campus life. For further information about SUNY Geneseo, please see our home page at: http://www.geneseo.edu. SUNY Geneseo is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, committed to recruiting, supporting, and fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students. The College actively seeks applications from women and members of underrepresented groups.