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Head Athletic Coach (Football)

Institution: Florida A&M University
Location: Tallahassee, FL
  • Admin – Athletics and Coaching
Posted: 11/07/2014
Application Due: 11/17/2014
Type: Full Time
TITLE: Head Athletic Coach (Football)
LOCATION: Intercollegiate Athletics
PAY GRADE/SALARY RANGE: Negotiable *Florida A&M University is accepting applications for Head Football Coach. This is a 12 month administrative position with full benefits.

The Head Football Coach reports to the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and is responsible for directing all phases of the day-to-day operations of the Florida A&M University football program, including but not limited to: effective coaching and student-athlete development; successfully recruiting, retaining, and graduating high performing student-athletes; preparation, organization, design and implementation of effective practice plans, off-season programs, scouting reports, and recruiting systems; effective and timely budget management, equipment oversight, and travel planning; a commitment to community engagement, fund raising and effective public relations; adherence to NCAA I, MEAC Conference, and FCS rules and regulations.

Primary responsibilities include coaching, practice planning and organization, budget management, the recruitment of qualified student-athletes, fundraising and spring home event oversight. Evening and weekend hours are required.

Florida A&M University is a part of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference of historically black colleges and universities in the Southeastern and the Mid-Atlantic United States. It participates in the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s Division I and in the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS).

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s degree and one year of coaching experience at the high school level or above; or a bachelor’s degree and three years of experience at the high school level or above. Successful experience as a graduate assistant or intern in an athletic program is acceptable for up to one year of the required experience. Preference will be given to applicants with a Master’s Degree and at least 3 years of college head coaching experience.

The ideal candidate should demonstrate a strong interest and experience in an intercollegiate athletics setting as well as familiarity with the Division I rules and regulations. This individual must be a self -starter and possess a proven ability to achieve goals in addition to having strong organizational and interpersonal skills, recruitment experience, and the ability to multi task and problem solve.

Note: An official college transcript, a high school diploma, or other educational documents must be submitted, where applicable, at the time of employment

** Salary is based on educational requirements, experience and knowledge, skills and abilities.

Note: Successful completion of a background investigation is a condition of employment.

Application Information

Contact: Brandice Koonce, Edna Knight, Krystal Barnes or Latisha Johnson
Florida A&M University
Phone: 850-599-3611
Online App. Form: http://www.famu.edu/index.cfm?hr&Employment