Location: Boulder Colorado
Employment Type: University Staff
Schedule: Full Time
The University of Colorado Boulder Athletics department
encourages applications for a Special Assistant to the Head Coach, Football Strategies. This position is responsible for providing
assistance to the Head Football Coach (HFC) in supporting the goals of the football program, game planning, and overall insight of the day
to day operations of the football team. This position will work primarily with the offensive football staff to promote the Head Coach’s
This position is responsible for promoting the philosophy and objectives of the intercollegiate athletics program. This
shall include adhering to the principles of the Athletics’ Department’s Mission Statement, Diversity and Inclusion Mission Statement, Core
Values Policies and Procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of the University, the Pac-12 Conference and the NCAA. The University
of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an
inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
As one of 34 U.S. public research institutions belonging to the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU)-and
the only member in the Rocky Mountain region-our goal at CU Boulder is to directly affect Colorado communities through collaborative
research, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Our faculty, staff, and students work with the broader community to establish outstanding
connections that have lasting outcomes-both across Colorado and around the world.
What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be
Assist Offensive Football Staff:
- Assist the Head Coach, Offensive Coordinator, and other offensive coaches with
offensive installs, game planning and more. Meet regularly with the HFC to ensure the philosophy is being upheld in the daily operations of
- Assist HFC by performing frequent self scouts of the current team to find holes and
deficiencies. Assist in scouting of opponents and how the current staff can exploit weaknesses. Offer counsel to the Head Coach on opponents
and where the current team stands to improve overall play on the field.
- Assist with special
projects for the football program. Projects may include assisting in roster management, depth charts, recruitment and more.
Related Football Program Support:
- Provides assistance to implement and coordinate the vision of the HC, as it
pertains to any and/or all areas of the program. Assist with any and all football operations duties including camps and clinics, social
media, and websites.
What You Should Know
- All University of Colorado Boulder employees are required to comply with
the campus COVID-19 vaccine requirement. New employees will
provide proof of vaccination or receive a medical or religious exemption within 30 days of employment.
What We Can Offer
- The salary range for is $50,000- $65,000 annually.
- Additional Compensation Details:
- Relocation assistance and a
signing bonus are available within department guidelines.
- Athletic Event Tickets: Per Athletic Department Policy and NCAA
regulations, Nike Elite Employee Benefit: Per Nike Elite Policy.
The University of Colorado offers
excellent benefits, including medical,
dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in
Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.
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What We Require
- Bachelors Degree.
- One year of experience working in a Division I football
- Equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute.
What You Will Need
- Organization Skills
- Communication Skills
- Ability to manage stress
To apply, please submit the following materials:
- Required: A current resume.
- Optional: A cover
letter that specifically tells us how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications, and responsibilities of
We may request references at a later time.
Please apply by March 16, 2023, for consideration.
Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, please apply through CU Boulder
To apply, visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/Special-Assistant-to-the-Head-Coach-Football-Strategies-Internal