Sussex County FA headquarters

Football Services Officer Vacancy

Join our team!

We are seeking to recruit a Football Services Officer to carry out aspects of development and administration within the organisation, with a specific focus on leagues.

To join the team and be successful, the individual must be able to demonstrate an understanding of the role on offer and how their expertise and experience will enable them to meet the essential and desirable criteria within the role.

The interview panel must be convinced of the individual’s passion, inspiration and professionalism for the role.

The successful applicant will report to the Football Services Manager and thereafter to the Chief Executive.

Applicants should be computer literate and ideally have a football interest and background, presentation and communication skills, and be capable of carrying out and implementing administration systems.

We take the safeguarding and protection of children seriously and anyone working for the organisation will be required to follow the County FA policy. Due to the nature of this post, the successful candidate may be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check through The FA Criminal Records Check process.

What can we offer?
• An exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking, progressive business
• An exciting opportunity to work with key stakeholders within the grassroots and professional game
• A commitment to empowered and supportive personal development
• A Workplace Pension Scheme
• Personal Accident insurance cover

Normal hours of work are 9:00am to 5:00pm, Monday to Friday, and the position will receive four weeks annual holiday, with a salary in the range of £15,500 to £17,500 per annum and a six month probationary period. Flexibility will be exercised with the working hours to align with leagues so evening and weekend work will be required.

Closing date for applications is: Noon on Tuesday 6 August 2019, with interviews being held on Monday 12 August 2019

To apply please complete and return your application form by email to the Football Services Manager via or post to: 

Strictly Private & Confidential
Ollie Powell
Sussex County FA
JOB / Football Services Officer
Culver Road
West Sussex
N15 9AX

If any questions arise about the role or clarity is required on the recruitment pack, please contact the Football Services Manager:

Ollie Powell
T: 01903 753547