DepartmentAthletics Office – 120000 Essential Duties and Responsibilities Please attach required documents:Cover LetterResumeProvide a minimum of 3 professional references in the applicationor attach a List of References with Contact Information Position Number091151 Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue RidgeMountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as globalcitizens who understand and engage their responsibilities increating a sustainable future for all. The transformationalAppalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that bringspeople together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge,to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, andembrace diversity and difference. As one of 17 campuses in theUniversity of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about20,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers morethan 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. Minimum Qualifications Description of University Quick Linkhttps://appstate.peopleadmin.com/postings/27925 AA/EEO Statement Responsible for monitoring individual and institutional (team)financial aid award limitsAssist in giving interpretations of NCAA rules to all coaches,athletics staff, institutional staff members, and representativesof athletics interestEnsures that the University’s athletics programs comply withNCAA rules and regulations governing financial aid tostudent-athletesProcesses financial aid for student-athletes and works directlywith student-athletes and coaches to ensure they are withinindividual and team NCAA financial aid limitationsDiscuss with student-athletes and/or parents on concerns aboutfinancial aid issuesWork collaboratively with the Office of Student Accounts, theFinancial Aid Office, the University Bookstore and Food Services onall issues dealing with student-athlete scholarships to help withoversight and maintain NCAA institutional controlWork with Information Technology Services staff on changesyearly for JumpForward Financial Aid compatibilityForecast for the Athletics Director and/or Senior AssociateAthletics Director for Internal Operations the cost of athleticscholarships by sport for the year and summer schoolWork with the Academic Advisors for Student-Athletes onproviding the number of hours student-athletes need if enrolledless than full time to graduate or if participating in internshipsor student teaching. Provide these hours to the AssociateDirector/School Certifying Offical in the Office of StudentFinancial Aid Liaison before each semester and all hours for eachsummer session for each student-athlete for whom athletics ishelping to pay for their educationApprove/deny refunds for student-athletes, checking to ensuretheir total aid does not exceed their attendance, except for NCAA/University allowed exceptionsAssist with maintaining the compliance portion of athleticswebsiteServe on relevant campus committees as requested/neededDemonstrate a commitment to and compliance with theUniversity’s and Department of Athletics policies and procedures aswell as the conference and NCAA constitutions, bylaws, legislation,and regulationsPerform other related duties as required Physical Demands of Position License/Certification Required Special Instructions to Applicants Diversity and Inclusion at Appalachian We at Appalachian State University are committed to diversity,equity, and inclusive excellence both locally and globally.We understand that the successful implementation of diversity,equity, and inclusive excellence is the responsibility of theentire university community, including alumni and officialuniversity governing bodies. A diverse campus community supports aninflux of broad and distinct ideas that increase learningopportunities and strengthen the impact of our community as we workcollectively to achieve a just experience for all.We actively encourage, support, and promote a global mindset and anequitable environment where all will know that they belong and aresafe to express their culture, identity, values, ideas, opinions,and creativity. We are committed to creating a culture of equityopportunity for all, one that has an expectation of fairness,justice, and equity-minded practice at all levels of the universitycommunity. Suggested Salary RangeCommensurate with experience. Position TitleAssistant Director Compliance/Financial Bachelor’s degree required.Must have at least one year of experience in NCAA compliance orrelated field.Exceptional attention to detail required.Capable of working in a fast-paced environment and meetingdeadlines.Ability to calculate and maintain accurate athletics andinstitutional financial aid awards for student-athletes.Must demonstrate the highest levels of ethics andintegrity. Appalachian State University is an Affirmative Action/EqualOpportunity Employer. The University does not discriminate inaccess to its educational programs and activities, or with respectto hiring or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basisof race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity andexpression, political affiliation, age, disability, veteran status,genetic information or sexual orientation.