Director of Basketball Operations for Men

Ball State University

Muncie, IN

ID: 7081495 (Ref.No. BSU26004)
Posted: July 22, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Direct all administrative phases of the men's basketball program.

Job Function:

Direct all administrative phases of the men's basketball program.

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution by date of employment.

Preferred Education:

Bachelor's degree in sports administration from an accredited institution.

Minimum Experience:

At least one year of coaching, playing and/or administrative experience in a basketball program.

Preferred Experience:

At least three years of experience in a related field.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop, plan and direct all administrative phases of the men's basketball program, including but not limited to budget preparation and monitoring of expenditures; pre-season schedule consisting of facilities, dining and transportation logistics; directing camp/clinics both on and off campus for high school students, coaches and staff; planning and implementing comprehensive weekend activities for parents and prospective student-athletes for on-campus recruiting visits. Weekends include arranging meetings with faculty, deans, coaches, university administration and students.
  • Develop policies and procedures for team travel, such as lodging, meals, ground transportation and air travel if applicable in conjunction with the Head Coach and Associate Athletic Director/Business Services.
  • Assess all facility needs for the men's basketball program, such as meeting rooms and court preparation and make recommendations to the Associate Director for Facilities.
  • Show commitment to and responsibility for adhering to all rules and regulations of Ball State University, the Mid-American Conference, and NCAA; and pass the NCAA certification examination on an annual basis.
  • Make recommendations in regard to fund raising, promotion, and marketing of the men's basketball program.
  • Provide support for the development of all aspects of the men's basketball team program and video promotions, tapes for the games, practice, scouting, coordination with visiting team and NBA videotape requirements, etc.
  • Supervise student employee positions and student interns in facilitating marketing projects.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Head Basketball Coach for Men.

At Ball State University, we recognize inclusive excellence as an integral endeavor to fulfill our University’s mission and our strategic plan. We recruit, support, and retain a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff. We encourage and reward diversity of thought. We promote a work environment that encourages and rewards innovation and creativity. We pledge to keep Inclusive Excellence at the highest level of institutional importance and as a foundation in all that we strive to do. Our over-arching goal for Inclusive Excellence is to adopt a university-wide Inclusive Excellence approach to academic, administrative support, and service functions of the university. We believe Inclusive Excellence must be infused in every step we take.