Deputy Analyst & Director of Player Development (5173U) -
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Application Review Date The First Review Date for this job is: June 25, 2019
Departmental Overview The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics consists of more than 275 staff members and coaches and sponsors 30 varsity sports programs. These 30 programs include more than 850 student-athletes who participate in the various sports programs annually within the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA). We are currently seeking a Deputy Analyst & Director of Player Development who will work within the department's Men's Basketball team.
Responsibilities This position will aid and facilitate the operation of the Men's Basketball program and the development of the Men's Basketball student-athletes. This position will have an advisory role in all Men's Basketball strategy and analysis, through the regular breakdown of team and opponent game film, development of analytic reports, and assistance with game planning. Additionally, this position will serve as a mentor to the development of Men's Basketball student-athletes in all areas outside of basketball, with a focus on the holistic approach, and act as a liaison to other University and Department units helping in the area of student-athlete development.
Works with the coaching staff during the off-season and regular season to plan, create, and implement practice and game plans for the Men's Basketball team, including scouting opponents based on game footage.
Develops analytic reports and shares them with coaching staff based on review of team and opponent film.
Assist the coaching staff in creating a game plan and strategy for each opponent. Break down each opponent's game plan and schemes.
At the request of the coaching staff, will be responsible for grading and scouting video of potential student-athletes.
Serve as a go-to and liaison between the coaches and campus/department staff as it relates to the holistic development of the student-athletes, particularly working with the Compliance and Student-Athlete Development offices.
Coordinates with respective departments to assist student-athletes with scheduling classes, financial aid, summer bridge/Golden Bear Orientation programs, coordinating community service program aspects for the team, etc.
Aid in the overall academic mission of the University and Department through the coordination of the academics for the student-athletes. Includes coordination with Athletic Study Center, maintaining up to date progress reports, class checks, and study hall monitoring.
On road trips, will work with hotel to coordinate a location for study hall with ASC advisor.
Responsible for organizing and coordinating housing for student-athletes.
Oversee the team managers for the program.
Will maintain accurate files and records of all scouting reports of the team as well as opponents.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training.
10+ years of experience working in NCAA Division 1, Power 5 Men's Basketball program.
In depth understanding of Men's Basketball concepts (i.e. zone defense, offensive sets, etc.) and ability to breakdown, analyze, and develop scouting reports based on film.
Understanding of NCAA recruiting rules and regulations.
Previous experience working with academic supports services for student-athletes.
Problem-solving skills, ability to multi-task and work with frequent interruptions, and an effective listener.
Highly effective verbal and written communication skills.
Must be proficient in the use of basic computer applications.
Excellent organizational skills and ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks within demanding timeframes.
Ability to use discretion and maintain confidentiality.
Ability to use sound judgment in responding to issues and concerns.
Thorough knowledge of the athletic program, including its achievements, mission, vision, goals, objectives and infrastructure.
Knowledge of applicable Pac-12 and NCAA rules and regulations.
Salary & Benefits For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:
How to Apply Please submit your cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.
Driving Required A valid driver's license and DMV check for driving record is required.
Other Information This is one-year contract appointment
Conviction History Background This is a designated position requiring fingerprinting and a background check due to the nature of the job responsibilities. Berkeley does hire people with conviction histories and reviews information received in the context of the job responsibilities. The University reserves the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of the background check.
Mandated Reporter This position has been identified as a Mandated Reporter required to report the observed or suspected abuse or neglect of children, dependent adults, or elders to designated law enforcement or social service agencies. We reserve the right to make employment contingent upon completion of signed statements acknowledging the responsibilities of a Mandated Reporter.
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