Graduate Extern Cross Country / Director Of Operations – Temple University

Institution: Temple University

Location: Philadelphia, Pa.


Job Description

Temple University, a Division I member of the American Athletic Conference, is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Graduate Extern in Men’s Cross Country/Director of Operations Women’s Track and Field.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coaching and recruiting student-athletes in the sport of cross country, office operations, team travel arrangements, administrative tasks, team transportation to practice and competitions, and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach and/or assistant coaches. This is a 9 month position (beginning August 2020) working with cross-country. Compensation includes a monthly stipend. Tuition and housing are not included. If interested, please email resume, cover letter, and a list of 3 professional references to Elvis Forde at before May 31, 2020.

Required Education & Experience:
An undergraduate degree in Sport Management or related field and acceptance into a full-time Temple University graduate program. Previous experience in collegiate cross country as a coach or student-athlete preferred.

Required Skills & Abilities:
• The ability to manage several tasks and/or projects simultaneously.
• Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends.
• Strong integrity and character who shares a commitment for knowing and complying with NCAA, Conference and University rules.

Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical, legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.

Job Categories

NCAA Division I

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