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Project Coordinator Member Associations Asia and Oceania

Location Zurich, Switzerland
Posted 07/03/2017
Closes 20/03/2017
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Events & Operations
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive

Job Description

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In order to support the Department Asia and Oceania within the Division Member Associations, FIFA is seeking a solution-oriented and flexible Project Coordinator Member Associations Asia and Oceania.

Your Duties    

  • Providing operational support to the Director Member Associations Asia and Oceania
  • Supporting the implementation of the FIFA Forward programme in Asia and Oceania
  • Supporting the Member Associations Division in filing applications
  • Providing assistance to the FIFA Regional Offices in Asia and Oceania in preparing FORWARD applications and in servicing the Member Associations
  • Monitoring internal process of documentation and evaluation of project application
  • Providing regular status reports to the Director Member Associations Asia and Oceania
  • Monitoring process of development projects
  • Participating in workshops, congresses, meetings and seminars

Our Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline, Master’s degree preferable
  • Professional experience in project management, football/grassroots development and/or football administration at confederation or Member Associations level
  • Experience in working in an international or sport environment (international organisation, NGO, sport federation or similar)
  • Strong planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent oral and written skills in English and an Asian language; knowledge of additional languages is desirable
  • Good knowledge of MS Office, social media, e-learning and web-based applications
  • Able to quickly establish trust and good working relationships, to work collaboratively and effectively with others and to meet deadlines
  • Team player, strong sense of integrity and inclusion and able to adapt to and work within diverse cultures

You can expect a highly motivated and helpful team working in a dynamic multicultural environment.

If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work in an international organisation, please upload your complete application via the provided "Apply" button.


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