This position is responsible for developing specific expertise in men's and women's basketball recruiting environments. Performance is measured through relationship management, monitoring, investigation, outreach and educational efforts designed to protect the game, strengthen the enforcement staff's familiarity of the college basketball landscape and ability to enforce compliance with NCAA rules.
· Develop a working knowledge of the scholastic and nonscholastic basketball recruiting environment and applicable NCAA legislation to effectively monitor and enforce rules compliance. In order to proficiently develop the requisite knowledge:
o Track legislative issues that may impact the sports of men's and women's basketball.
o Stay current on topics of interest affecting the sports of men's and women's basketball.
o Monitor and document information relevant to the sports of men's and women's basketball.
o Act as a resource to NCAA enforcement staff members relating to pertinent issues involving basketball.
o Effectively document development activity for both internal and external communication via the data retention tools utilized by enforcement and the national office.
· Develop and maintain relationships with constituents in the men's and women's basketball recruiting environments, including college coaches, high school coaches, agents, nonscholastic coaches, athletics compliance officials and various professional athletics personnel.
o Attend and engage in activities at various basketball-related events throughout the year.
o Engage in frequent communication and correspondence with various basketball constituents throughout the year.
· Develop and implement investigative protocols relating to enforcement staff initiatives specific to the sport of basketball.
o Collect and analyze information and records in order to identify potential violations of NCAA recruiting rules.
o Provide assistance and training to institutional compliance staff members in effective monitoring procedures.
o Provide assistance and education to basketball coaching staff members in NCAA rules compliance.
· Conduct initial investigations involving the sports of men's and women's basketball. When engaged in duties involving the processing of major infractions cases:
o Maintain a thorough understanding of the provisions of Bylaw 19 and Internal Operating Procedures which govern the conduct of the enforcement staff.
o Conduct and record (in accordance with enforcement procedures) interviews with individuals involved in or having knowledge of potential violations.
o Locate individuals who may have information about or are involved in potential violations. This requires extensive travel, professional networking, expertise in online research, and developing and cultivating contacts who may have such information.
· Participate in other activities and projects as assigned within the enforcement department.
· Arrange travel to the locations of assigned duties.
· Other duties as assigned.
· Bachelor's degree required.
· Five years of relevant experience.
· Significant knowledge of and experience in the sports of men's and/or women's basketball, including grassroots/nonscholastic basketball.
· The ability to communicate effectively.
· Well-developed analytical, oral and writing skills.
· The ability to work independently, meet prescribed deadlines and manage various job assignments.
· Ability to remain poised and able to think clearly in stressful circumstances.
· Willingness to keep information confidential.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
The NCAA national office is the staff and the bricks-and-mortar office building in Indianapolis. The 500-plus employees at the national office provide advice and counsel to the governance and playing rules committees, interpret legislation, enforce NCAA bylaws, provide legal advice, run championships, administer education and youth programs and communicate with the NCAA membership and the public.