The Director of Basketball Operations will assist the Head Men’s Basketball Coach with the development and implementation of a nationally competitive NCAA Division 1 intercollegiate men’s basketball program. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, assist with the day-to-day operations of the basketball program; oversee the basketball program’s budget and monitor expenditures; coordinate team travel and logistics; assist with the scheduling of practices and games; coordinate the use of facilities; oversee student managers; manage all tickets for games; assist with the academic development of student-athletes, recruiting operations; alumni relations and community outreach programs; work cooperatively with other University departments in a complex administrative environment using sound judgement to handle sensitive and confidential information/material with discretion; prioritize assignments to complete tasks in a timely manner, adhering to deadlines, completing requirements and workload; and perform other duties as assigned.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 100071. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by April 19, 2021.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Bachelor’s degree required. A minimum of three (3) years of collegiate experience within the sport of basketball is required. Must possess strong administrative and organization skills to manage assignments, personnel, equipment, and material resources. Demonstrate excellent communication skills, written and oral, to interact effectively with internal and external constituents (coaches, staff, student-athletes, recruits, donors, fans, etc.). Must possess the ability to make decisions within prescribed scope of authority, based on knowledge of policies and procedures with the NCAA, Big Ten Conference, State and University. Must possess the ability to work in a fast-paced collegiate environment.
Four (4) to five (5) years of experience within the sport of basketball at the NCAA Division 1 level preferred. Experience at a Power 5-level institution preferred.
Internal Number: 100071
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The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.