17 November 2016
GlobalSportsJobs will partner with major project consultants Trivandi Chanzo ahead of the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games to be held in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
Trivandi Chanzo is the officially appointed Operator for Games Planning and Delivery for the international multi-sport event, which will take place from 17 to 27 September 2017, and will work with GlobalSportsJobs to attract a great diversity and quality of talent. GlobalSportsJobs will also showcase the event planning of Ashgabat 2017 through a range of insightful video and written content.
Sixty-two nations will compete in the Games including all 45 member countries of the Olympic Council of Asia and, for the first time, 17 Oceania National Olympic Committees. The event will see over 5,500 athletes compete in 21 sports, including taekwondo, kickboxing, tennis, track cycling, equestrian, indoor athletics, 3-on-3 basketball, and wrestling.
Trivandi Chanzo is a joint venture founded by two former Directors of the London 2012 Organising Committee, James Bulley (CEO of Trivandi) and Jean Tomlin (CEO of Chanzo). Together they bring a rich pedigree and expertise in operational planning and delivery, recruitment, human resources, workforce and volunteering at world-class sporting events.
GlobalSportsJobs will work with Trivandi Chanzo to attract international Games experienced experts with a strong operational background to work across 29 different functions, including venue management, overlay, workforce, event services, press operations and sport competition.
Jean Tomlin, CEO of Chanzo, commented: “Ashgabat 2017 is a fantastic opportunity to showcase the capability of people to 'deliver brilliant'. We are proud to be working with GlobalSportsJobs to help us attract first-class event experts to ensure we plan and deliver the Games to the highest international standards.”
James Bulley, CEO of Trivandi said “We are delighted to be working with GlobalSportsJobs to help us deliver this unprecedented challenge of planning and operating a major multi-sport event in less than 500 days.”
GlobalSportsJobs CEO Will Lloyd added: “It is with great pleasure that we offer Trivandi Chanzo Limited our digital talent acquisition expertise for this exciting project. These Games in Ashgabat, plus Baku’s hosting of the 2015 European Games, the 2016 F1 European Grand Prix and four UEFA EURO 2020 fixtures, show that nations of Central Asia are firmly establishing themselves in the global host city market.”
GlobalSportsJobs is the leading specialist digital media and talent acquisition platform for the international sports industry. It offers active, passive and industry-curious job-seekers the latest career opportunities from around the globe, from entry-level to senior management positions.
The company operates across all sports industry sectors and functions, providing digital solutions to help organisations showcase their employer branding and source a greater quality and diversity of talent. It is helping further professionalise, inspire and educate the industry by publishing original and engaging market insights.
GlobalSportsJobs works with over 1,000 clients, reaching an audience of 1.2 million professionals from both within and outside the sports industry. In the past 12 months, the company has advertised over 4,000 jobs that have attracted more than one million views.
With 4 language platforms in English, German, French and Chinese, supported by 15 social media channels, GlobalSportsJobs provides access to an increasingly diverse and quality candidate base. Through its global network of affiliate partners, career opportunities can be advertised to niche communities and targeted audiences.
About Trivandi Chanzo Ltd
Trivandi is a leading consultancy providing delivery and operational advice in the sport, leisure and events sectors. They have worked on numerous projects including the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Superbowl 50 San Francisco 2016, Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Chanzo are HR, Workforce, Volunteering and Recruitment experts and provide consulting services and operational delivery, with a focus on major projects, major events and sport sectors. Significant projects include Baku 2015 European Games, Lima 2019 Pan American Games and Expo 2020 Dubai.
For more information please visit www.trivandichanzo.com.