VAFA seeks Umpire Operations Manager

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The VAFA, Australia’s oldest and largest senior football competition, has an exciting position available as Umpire Operations Manager and is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic person to fill this role. The successful candidate will have highly developed communications skills, proficient knowledge across community umpiring, strong work ethic and a keen eye for detail.

This is a full-time position within our Football Operations Department and will report to the General Manager, Football Operations.

Role Summary

  • Develop an ongoing component of the VAFA Strategic Plan to ensure the umpire needs of the competition are met
  • Manage the structure of the Umpiring Department
  • Manage the Umpire Coaches of the specific disciplines, including Field/Boundary/Goal/Fitness and Development
  • Develop strong processes and reporting streams for the smooth operation on the Umpiring Department
  • Uphold the core values of the VAFA which include the amateur status of playing for the love of the game and VAFA’s no alcohol policy

Skills and experience required

  • Sound knowledge of the football industry
  • Sports Administration Degree or a relevant field
  • Strong communication and organisation skills
  • Strong IT and administration skills

Please send applications to:

Mr Sam Confait

[email protected]

by Wednesday 27 November, 2019

For a full position description, please download HERE