Head Coach - Men's Soccer
Auto req ID 28651BR
Business Title Head Coach - Men''s Soccer
School/Unit Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Location USA - MA - Boston
Job Function Athletics
Time Status Full-time
Schedule This is a term position with a scheduled end date of January 31, 2016. The position may be renewed at the discretion of the Athletic Director and Head Coach.
Evening and weekend work, as well as travel, isrequired.
Salary Grade 000
Union 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Duties & Responsibilities With an eye towards creating a championship caliber program, and with a commitment to student-athlete success both on the athletic field and in the classroom, you will lead and manage all aspects of a Division I men''sintercollegiate soccer program. You will coach and develop student athletes;plan and direct the overall training strategy for the program; establish practice, training and competition schedules; oversee strength and conditioning of the athletes; develop and implement a student athlete recruiting strategy; spearhead fundraising efforts and alumni engagement; and superviseAssistant Coaches.
Basic Qualifications Bachelor''s degree required. At least 3 years'' experience coaching or playing college soccer.
Additional Qualifications Outstanding technical, tactical and strategic knowledge of soccer. Strong leadership, interpersonal and communications skills, including the ability to work with and relate well to a diverse group of athletes, administrators, and University constituents. Must be able to establish yourself as a respected coach to students, University administration and faculty, alumni, and media representatives. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and a database. Basic video filming, editing and analytical ability.
The ideal candidate is smart and willing to work hard. You should also have strong organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to work independently. Able to respect and comply with guidelines set forth by Harvard, the Ivy League, and the NCAA. Valid drivers'' license required.
A DMV (Department of Motor Vehicles) check is required because you will be driving student-athletes during out-of-town travel.
You''ll need an ability and willingness to work in extreme weather conditions (heat, rain, cold).
Additional Information NOTE: ALL DOCUMENTS that are part of your application should be combined in a SINGLE DOCUMENTand uploaded where the on-line application tells you toUpload my resume/ CV from my computer. YOUR RESUME MUST BE THE FIRST DOCUMENT. Then include your cover letter, references and any other attachments. Then skip the cover letter section and clickContinue.
The Athletics Department offers a fun, team-oriented work environment. We are committed to providing competitive and recreational athletics to all students as an integral part of their educational process and experience. Harvardoffers first-class benefits andprovides access to a wide range of educational offerings, including world-class museums, tuition assistance, and professional development opportunities.
All formal offers will be made by FAS Human Resources. We regret that, due to the number of responses we typically receive, we are unable to respond to phone calls or contact personally those applicants not selected for an interview.
We strive to reflect the diversity of the community we serve.
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