Technical Overlay Manager

Location Switzerland, Nyon
Posted 09/05/2018
Closes 06/06/2018
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Events & Operations
Contract Type Contract
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive

Job Description

Job information:

Division / Unit: Operations / Venue Operations
Contract type: Fixed Term
Start date: 02.08.2018
End date: 31.08.2020
Location: Nyon


The main goal of the Technical Overlay Manager, who forms part of the core Technical Services & Overlay (TECH) team based in Nyon, is to plan and ensure the provision of overlay for UEFA EURO 2020 stadiums.


- Managing the following sub-projects: TV and media areas in stands, pitch-view studios, venue TV/radio, other changes to stadium infrastructure, camera platforms, cable bridges, cableways/cable hooks, and containers;
- Establishing the needs of UEFA's internal stakeholders;
- Surveying existing stadium infrastructure;
- Turning identified gaps into tender requirements;
- Documenting infrastructure changes to be delivered by stadiums;
- Managing suppliers;
- Managing one Technical Coordinator assisting with the delivery of the above sub-projects;
- Working closely with the Technical Cluster Managers and Technical Venue Managers who are responsible for implementing the various sub-projects in each stadium.


Experience required:
- from 4 to 6 years experience of managing projects in an event production environment
- from 1 to 3 years experience of planning and leading event overlay projects
- from 1 to 3 years experience of working in an international environment

- English / Proficient

Additional requirements:
- Budget Management / Advanced
- CAD (AutoCad) / Intermediate
- MS Excel / Advanced
- MS PowerPoint / Advanced
- MS Project / Intermediate
- MS Word / Advanced
- Project Management / Advanced
- An extensive network of contacts in the event production industry
- A willingness to live in Nyon
- Ideally, the ability to speak another language besides English - preferably the language of one of the UEFA EURO 2020 host countries


The Union of European Football Associations is the administrative body for association football in Europe.

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