Senior Professional Football Manager (Zurich, CH)

  • FIFA
  • 12 Jan, 2022

Job Description


To support our Legal & Compliance Division, FIFA is looking to recruit a customer service and solution oriented person as a Senior Professional Football Manager, 100% (Permanent)

Your duties

  • Assisting the Head of the Department in all the department’s activities and projects and managing relationships with stakeholders
  • Preparing meetings, workshops, conferences and any professional football-related events
  • Managing FIFA’s Club Benefits Programme
  • Managing the department’s research projects and publications

Our requirements

  • Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in sports management
  • Broad understanding of the football industry, the international match calendar, and football’s sporting and economic dynamics
  • At least four to five years’ experience at a football club and/or league
  • Native English speaker, fluent language skills in German, French, Spanish and Arabic are considered an asset
  • Strong writing and oral presentation skills
  • Project and event management skills

FIFA is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to gender, race, age, skin colour, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, background, physical or mental disability, or on any other similar grounds.

You can expect a highly motivated and helpful team working in a dynamic multicultural environment. If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work for an international organisation, please click “apply” and submit your application in English (motivation letter, CV, diplomas and reference letters).

Fédération Internationale de Football Association, FIFA-Strasse 20, 8044 Zurich
Only direct applications via our applicant tracking system will be considered (no agencies or applications via email/post please).