Assistant Men's Basketball Coach 

The assistant men’s basketball coach is responsible for assisting in the direction of all phases of a nationally competitive NAIA basketball program, within the rules and regulations of Briar Cliff University, Great Plains Athletic Conference, and the NAIA. 

Essential Duties/Responsibilities: 

  • Identifying and recruiting qualified student-athletes
  •  On-floor coaching in team practices
  • In-game coaching
  • Player developmentTravel Coordination
  • Opponent Scouting and Game Planning
  • Development and implementation of BC Basketball Social Media plan
  • Coordinate all game film uploads and downloads
  • Junior Varsity game scheduling
  • Monitor academics of Men’s Basketball players
  • Represent the men’s basketball program and Briar Cliff University in a positive manner at all times


  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred
  • 2 years collegiate coaching experience preferred
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)


  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Thorough knowledge of computer applications (Microsoft Office and Synergy)
  • Ability to work irregular hours including nights and weekends


  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10-25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
Briar Cliff University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.