Kansas City Athletics has an exciting opportunity in the Men's Soccer Program. This position will assist the Men's Soccer Head Coach with direction and administrative oversight of the intercollegiate men's soccer program relative to successful athletic performance, recruitment and retention of student-athletes and providing the necessary leadership for a positive competitive environment for student athletes.
Possesses a philosophy of coaching and education that fits the UMKC and Kansas City Athletics mission and vision.
Ability to interact and represent UMKC well with a diverse constituency of students, faculty, alumni and media.
Provides leadership and guidance necessary for positive, competitive environment.
Assists in the design and structure of all practice activity.
Aids in the strategic planning for individual player development.
Prepares scouting reports and coordinates its dissemination to the team.
Assist in all facets of team travel.
Assists in ordering, screening and distribution of equipment.
Assists with compliance logs and relevant document with respect to NCAA and WAC/Summit League rules.
Assist in tape exchange and online upload/downloads during season.
Meets with Academic Advisors to assure eligibility of student athletes and assists in monitoring progress of athletes.
Assists in initial contact and communication with targeted athletes.
Evaluates prospective student athletes and their prospective fit with UMKC. Fosters strong relationships with local coaches.
Works with Business Manager to ensure fiscal responsibility, travel, recruiting, etc. are in line with appropriate funds allotted.
Please apply through UMKC's HR Website: https://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/staff-positions/
A Bachelor's degree in related/relevant area or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 3 years of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary
Internal Number: 32916
About Kansas City Athletics
The University of Missouri - Kansas City is a member of the University of Missouri system and sponsors 16 Division I Athletics Intercollegiate sports. Kansas City Athletics competes in the Western Athletic Conference and will transition to the Summit League in 2019-20.