Competition Manager

Location
Lausanne, Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Apr 2017
Closes
05 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

World Series of Boxing (WSB) is a unique team boxing tournament where different franchises (the teams) compete in a league format. Each team is preparing the competition independently and has a national identity.

Our HQ is set in Lausanne, Switzerland as we are working closely with AIBA, the International Boxing Association. Currently in season VII and developing major reforms for the competition with a small and highly motivated team, we are looking for a Competition Manager

Job description:

Reporting to the Managing Director, the Competition Manager is responsible to develop and deliver the WSB competition.

More specifically:

  • Manage competition process plans and follow-up
  • Develop and manage the competition calendar
  • Develop a work schedule for the execution of key areas and tasks for each competition/event, including contingency plans
  • Manage various out-of-competition events (Draw, Boxers draft)
  • On-site event coordination
  • Ensure the implementation and enforcement of WSB Competition Rules, Contract and Regulations
  • Review, analyse and recommend Technical and Competition Rules adaptations
  • Guarantee the application of AIBA medical standard and ensure the compliance with WADA code
  • Manage technical improvement and development of database and scoring system
  • Competition statistics, result and report management
  • Provide guidance to stakeholders and franchises on competitions related matters

Qualifications:

  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience, in areas related to competition management.
  • English proficiency. A 2nd language as French, German, Russian or Spanish is a plus.
  • Technological awareness. Excellent IT and Database understanding.
  • Excellent planning and organization skills.
  • Team spirit is key as well as dedication and passion for the sport.
  • MS Office tools proficiency (Excel mainly)

Based in:                  

  • WSB HQ in the Maison du Sport International, Lausanne

Start date:                 

  • As soon as possible

If you are interested in this job and if you match the profile description, please send your application including resume and motivation letter via the provided 'Apply' button.

Please note that we will reply only to relevant application.