Director of Compliance

Posting Date  

University of California, Riverside
Riverside, CA
Job Type 
Full Time - Experienced
Salary Range 
Commensurate with experience
Preferred Education 
Master's degree/JD

Job Description 
The Director of Compliance is responsible for providing support to the Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance Services for the UCR Department of Athletics Compliance Program. Responsibilities include supporting the Assistant Athletics Director for Compliance services in the areas of rules education, initial and continuing eligibility, financial aid, personnel, recruiting, practice and playing seasons, and the self-reporting process. This individual must be able to communicate and function as part of the collaborative team within the Compliance Office and across departments. 
Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training.
4 - 7 years of related experience. 
Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Multicultural competencies; ability to work with diverse populations.
Interpersonal skills.
Demonstrated knowledge of NCAA rules and compliance operational issues and activities, specifically at the Division I level.
Ability to develop original ideas to solve problems.
Knowledge of University-specific computer application programs and knowledge of University and departmental principles and procedures involved in risk assessment and evaluating risks as to likelihood and consequences.
Ability in problem identification and reasoning.
Skills in judgment and decision-making, problem solving, identifying measures of system performance and the actions to improve performance.
Solid verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:
Masters degree/JD
Minimum of three (3) years of progressively responsible experience in the area of athletics compliance at the Division I level.
Working knowledge of advising and counseling techniques.
Advanced computer skills including demonstrated proficiency using the NCAA Compliance Assistant software, NCAA Eligibility Center, RSRO, and LSDBi.
Proficiency with JumpForward or similar compliance software.

Employer Information 
At UC Riverside we celebrate diversity and are proud of our #12 ranking among the nation for most diverse universities (US News and World Report 2013-2014). Become part of a place that fosters success for all its constituents, students, faculty, and staff, and where work/life balance and campus culture are integral to our way of life.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Application Instructions

Apply online at . Priority consideration given to those who apply by February 12, 2019.