Director of Player Development, Men’s Basketball – Stanford University

School: Stanford University
Position: Director of Player Development
Position Type: Full-time
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division I
Conference: PAC-12

The Athletic Department at Stanford University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director of Player Development.  This is a full time (100% FTE) position, reporting to the head basketball coach.

The Director of Player Development will serve to assist the coaching staff in all video, recruiting and other office duties.  The video responsibilities will entail coordination of all video aspects of the program for scouting and recruiting.  Responsibilities include, but not limited to; coordination of film for scouting, knowledge of Synergy software, capturing all video to the server and coordinate the filming of practice and games.  Recruiting responsibilities require great organizational skills in managing a recruiting database, generating innovative mail-outs for social media content, assisting assistant coaching in the office with their recruiting and scouting assignments.

Video Responsibilities

*Coordinate all scouting video

*Manage video server and capturing of all games for scouting

*Assist assistant coaches with material for scouting assignments

*Coordinate filming of practice and games on the road and at home

*Organize video clips from recruiting list

*Generate recruiting highlights and clip tapes


Recruiting Responsibilities

*Manage and update recruiting database

*Assistant Recruiting Coordinator

*Generate innovative content for social media distribution

*Assist in obtaining transcripts

*Assist w/ planning & execution of official visits


Additional Responsibilities

*Assist with camp

*Put together season long Playbook

*Daily meeting notes

*Facilities contact within athletic department

*Technical support for office


  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or Master’s Degree along with at least two years experience working in a Division I athletic department
  • Comprehensive understanding of NCAA regulations with regard to recruiting and academic support and eligibility 
  • Ability to work with SportsTec video software, I Movie and Final Cut software 
  • Ability to work in fast paced office with multiple deadlines and competing interests

This position, along with all coaches and staff, is responsible for the integrity of Stanford’s intercollegiate athletics program and for the reputation of Stanford University. This position is responsible for insuring that his/her involvement with Athletic Department activities maintains the integrity of the University’s reputation and does not negatively impact the relationship between the University and its faculty, staff, students and alumni. Additionally, this position must comply with University policies and procedures, NCAA and Pacific-12 rules and regulations.

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