Coordinator of Intramural Sports and Special Events
University of New Hampshire
June 22, 2018
Durham, New Hampshire
Full Time - Experienced
Intramurals, Special Events
4 Year Degree
As a professional within the Campus Recreation Department, this position is responsible for aspects of the Intramural Sports and Special Events programs. The Coordinator is expected to utilize a student development approach when coaching student participants and staff. The Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that risk management policies and protocols are followed. This professional is expected to address disciplinary situations following Campus Recreation and University of New Hampshire protocols. Specifically, the position is also responsible for the following: Provide leadership in coordinating select Intramural Sports programs, to include (70%): Market, organize and schedule intramural leagues. Recruit, hire, train, supervise and evaluate 120 student officials, supervisors and program assistants for leagues. Maintain and operate leagues of 100 to 150 teams per sport. Responsible for respective budget lines. Coordinate departmental special events by collaborating with colleagues within the department and across campus, to include (20%): Fall Fest, Wellness Programming, Fall and Spring Stress Relief Events, and lead the Program Assistants in the scheduling and marketing of adult based programs.
Additional administrative duties include (10%): Maximize use of resources including funding, personnel, facilities, and time. Collaborate with marketing staff on marketing efforts. Serve on Campus Recreation and university committees. Provide leadership and direction in the development of short and long range plans. Gather, interpret, and prepare data for studies, reports, and recommendations. Participate in professional development opportunities to
remain on the forefront of the field. Other duties as assigned.
The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.
• Bachelor’s degree in recreation, higher education, or related field. • One year of professional experience in Campus Recreation (GA positions count toward this).
Additional Preferred Qualifications
• Master’s degree in recreation, higher education or related field. • Experience hiring, training, and supervising student officials and supervisors. • Collaboration skills with various student, faculty, staff, and alumni groups. • Demonstrated effective communication skills, both verbally and in writing. • First Aid and CPR certifications.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.
Internal Number: PS0869FY18
About University of New Hampshire
The University of New Hampshire is a major research institution, providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston, 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire’s lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 14,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively creates and nurtures a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and a shared spirit of inquiry.