Founded in 1904, the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) is the umbrella organisation of its members, currently 211 national football associations. Its main objectives, enshrined in its statutes, are to develop football around the world, to stage international competitions and to protect the integrity of football (against match manipulation, doping etc.).
FIFA is composed of a number of political bodies (such as the FIFA Congress and the FIFA Council) and the administration. The highest political position is the FIFA President, elected every four years by FIFA’s member associations. The FIFA administration, with some 630 staff from over 50 nations, is based in Zurich. It is run by the Secretary-General (CEO).
FIFA stages FIFA World Cups™ in various forms such as youth, men’s and women’s, futsal, beach soccer or club competitions. The men’s FIFA World Cup™ is not only the most popular single sporting event in the world but also the financial backbone for FIFA and its efforts to develop football worldwide.
The financial success of the FIFA World Cup™ allows FIFA to run a wide range of football development programmes and to provide funds, infrastructure and know-how to its member associations through the FIFA Forward Development Programme.
4 jobs with FIFA
Supporting the implementation of design planning and tracking tools as well as of a new Brand management & approvals
Managing all aspects of the master license contract in regards to the implementation of the licensing & retail programme
Your dutiesLeading the overall strategic development and implementation of FIFA 2.0 Strategy related to FIFA Ticketing & Hospitality mattersInsourcing
Your dutiesProgramming and implementing the Draws and Ceremonies project within the defined scope Communicating with external and internal parties: su