Assistant Football Coach/Run Game or Recruiting Coordinator

Allegheny College, a member of the NCAA Division III and North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC), is currently seeking applications to fill an Assistant Football/Run Game or Recruiting Coordinator Coaching position. This is a full-time, twelve-month appointment with a comprehensive benefits package. Allegheny, located in northwest Pennsylvania, is a four year, selective liberal arts college serving 2,100 students with unusual interests, skills and talents.

Allegheny College is a Carnegie I national liberal arts college that ranks among the top 7% of liberal arts colleges in the production of future Ph.D.’s, business leaders and other professionals. The Chronicle of Higher Education ranks Allegheny as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, specifically in the areas of compensation and benefits.  The institution is also a founding member of the highly regarded NCAC with a proud tradition of athletic and academic excellence.  The College sponsors 21 NCAA Division III athletic programs, as well as a vibrant offering of club sports, intramural, fitness and outdoor recreational activities.  Located within 2 hours of Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo, our location provides a rich recruiting area for our athletic programs.

A Bachelor’s degree is required; however a Master’s degree is preferred.  The Assistant Football Coach is responsible for assisting the head coach with all aspects of the program. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assist head coach with the organization and direction of a competitive football program as well as coaching their assigned position. Specific responsibilities include identification and recruitment of athletically and academically qualified student-athletes; regular practice sessions and game preparation; and assisting with overseeing the administrative process for team travel, program budgets, public/alumni relations and promoting the philosophy and objectives of the Department of Athletics and Recreation.  The ideal candidates will have previous college coaching experience as a run game or recruiting coordinator.  The candidate must have an understanding of the DIII philosophy and its role at a private liberal arts institution.  They must also possess strong organizational and interpersonal skills, communicate effectively (verbal and written), have the ability to multi-task and operate within an extremely motivated, team oriented atmosphere. Additional responsibilities will be assigned by the Director of Athletics and Recreation.

Please submit a letter of application, resume, and provide contact information for at least three references to Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street, Meadville, PA 16335 or by e-mail to  Please place “Assistant FB Coach Search” in the subject line of the email.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please no phone call or email inquiries. An offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive background check.

Allegheny College is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Allegheny does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.

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posted 12/7/16