Senior Immigration Manager

  • FIFA
  • Zürich, Switzerland
  • 12 May, 2023
Full time Leadership & Management

Job Description

We govern the beautiful game and ensure it's run with transparency and integrity.

We are now looking for a Senior Immigration Manager that is part of FIFA and supports us on our mission.

These are your key tasks:
•    Advising on the execution of the FIFA World Cup™ road map, recruiting strategy, immigration and relocation process and visa process for all FIFA delegates, workforce, PMAs, guests 
•    Managing, reviewing, recommending, and implementing policy changes and processes relating to immigration procedures and activities
•    Implementing a simplified visa and special permits process for FIFA delegates, FIFA Match Officials, VIPs and PMAs 
•    Supporting project's counterpart in immigration program management and compliance 
•    Supporting the project development initiatives and obtaining government approvals
•    Providing information related to visa and entry regulations, health information worldwide incl. handling with official authorities 
•    Delivering monthly accounting for all services, analyzing figures, producing reports and financial recommendations 
•    Keeping up to date on latest immigration legislation
•    Representing the company with the different authorities
•    Responding to immigration issues and conducting investigations when applicable
•    Maintaining solid base of connections, keeping up to date information on changes to processes, rules, and regulations within different government entities & consulates
•    Participating in trips/events abroad whenever required 
•    Working on weekends and evening shifts to attend to clients' needs
•    Providing consultancy and knowledge transfer within FIFA departments, Local Organizing Committees and Local Entities
•    Providing visa process support to FIFA employees for business trips