Member Associations Development Manager

  • FIFA
  • Regional Office
  • 18 May, 2023
Full time Leadership & Management

Job Description

As the organiser of some of the biggest and most iconic sport events in the world we lead the way in the sport and event industry.

We are now looking for a Member Associations Development Manager that is part of FIFA and supports us on our mission.

These are your key tasks:
• Providing operational support to the Development Manager
• Responsible for the implementation of the FIFA Forward programme in East Asia
• Responsible for the implementation of the FIFA Covid-19 Relief Plan
• First point of contact for all Member Associations in the region which have been assigned - ensuring Football Associations/Federations across the Region are supported in their daily operations while simultaneously collaborating on setting new strategic long-term goals through the FIFA Forward Programme
• Supporting all FIFA Development Projects and FIFA Programme across the region (Women's Football Development Programme, Technical Programme, Football for Schools, FIFA Foundation Community Programme, FIFA Guardians Programme, FIFA+ etc)
• Supporting and servicing the Member Associations Division in processing and planning FORWARD projects and other key development aspects to be presented to FIFA, fulfilling regulatory obligations
• Monitoring internal process of documentation and evaluation of project application and other components of Forward
• Providing regular status reports to the FIFA Member Associations (MA's) Asia & Oceania Director
• Monitoring process and advice MAs on the planning, implementation and monitoring phases of development projects
• Participating in workshops, congresses, meetings and seminars
• Enhancing the level of services, deliver in site the needed guidance and supervise in depth the legacy and impact of each project and the correct use of the funds.
• Assess the advancement of the projects and investment on development activities in situ and provide advice to take correct measures for their continuing effective implementation.
• Act as first source for consultation and evaluation of the project dossier to be submitted by the MA.