New Zealand Football is seeking a logistics and event management star for a Competition Management position.
Football is the most popular team sport in New Zealand. It reaches into every community enriching people’s lives, providing many social and physical benefits. Football caters for young, old, males and females and fits with New Zealand’s ever changing demographics.
As is proven around the world, strong vibrant domestic competitions underpin the development of a sport. To get ‘more New Zealanders playing and loving football’ New Zealand Football is focused on enhancing the delivery of competitions and events to inspire participation.
The Competitions Manager – Futsal and Women’s Competitions will focus on the growth opportunities in Women’s Football and Futsal.
The key responsibility of this role is to support the Competitions and Events Director with the management and delivery of the national competitions, specifically the national futsal and women’s competitions including the National Futsal League and other futsal community events, the National Women’s League and Women’s Knockout Cup competitions.
The Competitions Manager will also foster strong working relationships with key stakeholders and support federations with topical issues facing regional futsal and women’s competitions.
To be our ideal candidate you will have a background in Competition and Event management, evidence of successfully and positively working with diverse stakeholders and/or customers, experience of overseeing budgets and managing P&L as well as strong communication, time management and organisational skills.
Reporting to the Competitions and Events Director this role will be based at New Zealand Football’s Head Office at QBE Stadium (North Harbour Stadium). The position will involve travel throughout New Zealand to support the implementation of the relevant Competitions and Events.
A detailed Job Description is available by clicking here
Details of remuneration and other conditions will be provided at interview stage.
To apply: Please upload your merged CV and covering letter to the job advertisement at Seek.co.nz (available by clicking here) providing details of your previous experience. Only online applications will be accepted. You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply for this position.
Applications close on Friday, 16 June 2017.