Senior Manager, Planning

Asian Football Confederation
Location Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Posted 23/08/2017
Closes 22/09/2017
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Strategy & Research, Planning & Strategy
Contract Type Fixed Term
Hours Full Time
Salary USD5,000 - USD6,500

Job Description

Job Summary 

Essential Duties:

The responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Coordinate the implementation of AFC Vision & Mission deliverables.
  • Design and implement a planning and management tool to support the implementation of AFC Vision & Mission deliverables.
  • Report generation on the progress of the AFC Vision & mission projects.
  • Conduct research to collate and generate relevant insights from a wide variety of information sources related of the AFC Vision & Mission
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required:

  • Knowledge of strategic planning in the sports industry.
  • Ability to manage and deliver projects.
  • Excellent communication skills (correspondence, presentations, meeting management, and informal dialogue with a variety of types of stakeholders).
  • Ability to source for and extract relevant information for analysis.
  • Considerable knowledge of and direct experience of leading with strategic planning processes.
  • Ability to meet the standards and the targets on time.
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills.
  • Excellent written and oral English language skills.
  • High level ICT skills including adcanced knowledge of Microsoft Office.​

Supervisory Controls:

  • The Senior Manager of Planning must possess a high level of teamwork in the accomplishing the responsibilities of the position.
  • The Senior Manager of Planning should adhere to the necessary processes and procedures as required.

Difficulty and Complexity:

  • This position requires a high degree of professionalism and ability to interact with a variety of entities and individuals.
  • The Senior Manager of Planning must maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties.

Asian Football Confederation

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of Asian football and one of the six Confederations making up FIFA. Formed in 1954 in Manila, Philippines,  the AFC is now headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and consists...

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