The Assistant Dietitian for Football will promote the philosophy
and objectives of the University of Missouri Department of
Intercollegiate Athletics, to include adhering to all departmental
policies and procedures, as well as the rules and regulations of
the University, SEC, NCAA and other authorities that may
legitimately influence the intercollegiate athletics program.
Working under the direction of the Director of Sports Performance
Nutrition, this individual will primarily be responsible for
assisting and monitoring all phases of performance nutrition for
the University of Missouri football program.
Job duties will include:
Evaluating, interpretating and monitoring the nutritional needs of
football student-athletes, as assigned by the Director of Sports
Performance Nutrition, using pre-approved standards of care and
best practice guidelines;
Assisting the Director of Football Performance Nutrition in
day-to-day tasks such as planning, administration, and follow up of
Conducting inventory and ordering food and supplies to meet the
unique needs of the team;
Managing students through scheduling, training, and daily shift
Performing hydration testing; body composition testing and
analysis; menu and banquet event order development; supplement
oversight and recommendations.
This position will require strong communication skills and the
ability to collaborate with coaches, sports medicine staff,
athletic performance staff, physicians, dining hall manager and
chef(s), academic and other support staff involved with the success
of football student-athletes.
Salary is commensurate with education and experience
Salary Range: $50,367 - $79,354
GGS Grade: 9E
University Title: SENIOR COORDINATOR ATHLETIC OPERATIONS
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Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm; Nights, Weekends, and Travel as
required, including during football season
A Bachelor's degree in related/relevant area or an equivalent
combination of education and experience and at least 2 years of
experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be
acquired is necessary.
Registered Dietitian (RD), Master’s Degree in Nutrition or a
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This position is eligible for University benefits. The University
offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental
and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee
discounts. For additional information on University benefits,
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