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Football Analyst

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Football Analyst
Department Administration and Athletics (1402)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

The University of Arizona Administration and Athletics department seeks a Football Analyst to assist with the management of the service and support functions for all football daily operations.

The University’s strength in undergraduate education and scientific research is paralleled by its excellence on the playing fields, courts and other venues of its 21-sport Intercollegiate Athletic Program. The Arizona Wildcats compete in the tradition-rich Pac-12 Conference, “The Conference of Champions.” For a more comprehensive view of what makes working in our department unique, please visit the websites at:

The University’s main campus is situated in the heart of Tucson. Surrounded by mountains and the high Sonoran desert, Tucson boasts a distinctive southwestern feel and enjoys more than 300 days of sunshine each year. The metropolitan area is home to 1 million people and is one of the fastest growing areas in the U.S.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

Accepting a new position is a big life step. We want potential candidates and their families to be able to make informed decisions. Candidates who are considering relocation to the Tucson or Phoenix area, and have been offered an on-site interview, are encouraged to use the free services offered by Above & Beyond Relocation Services (ABRS).Ask your department contact to be introduced to ABRS prior to your visit.

The University of Arizona has been listed by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers in the United States and WorldatWork and the Arizona Department of Health Services have recognized us for our innovative work-life programs. For more information about working at the University of Arizona, please click here.

Duties & Responsibilities

Essential Functions / Responsibilities:
1) Provide assistance to Head Coach & Special Teams Coordinator
2) Type and print documents created by assistant coaches
3) Copy and distribute weekly opponent Special Teams scouting reports
4) Copy and distribute weekly opponent scouting reports
5) Monitor team curfew during pre-season training camp
6) Lifestyle monitoring of student-athletes

1) Assist recruiting coaches with campus tours during official visits
2) Transport prospects to and from the airport during official visits
3) Provide tours of facilities and campus to prospects during unofficial visits
4) Develop and maintain relationships with local football community
i. Southern Arizona High Schools
ii. Tucson Youth Football
iii. Arizona Pop Warner Football

Game Day:
1) Chart play calls/plays as directed by Special Teams Coordinator
2) Provide assistant coaches with statistical data compiled during game

1) Provide administrative support to position coaches for summer camp.
2) Assist in organization of position skill instruction

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision under strict deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours
  • Knowledge of NCAA rules and compliance
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree with prior Division I football work experience.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience coaching and/or recruiting in Division I collegiate football.
  • Experience in NCAA rules and compliance.
FLSA Exempt
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 40
Job Category Administrative and Professional
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
Posted Rate of Pay DOE
Type of criminal background check required: Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to job duties)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number A22314
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Parrish, Michael A

Open Date 01/03/2018
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Review Begins On 01/12/2018
Special Instructions to Applicant
Diversity Statement

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a Bachelor’s Degree with prior Division I football work experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you able to work with minimal supervision under strict deadlines in a fast paced environment?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you available to work a non-traditional work schedule which includes evenings and weekends?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience and knowledge of the NCAA rules?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents