Referee Coordinator

The Football Association (FA)
Location London, UK
Posted 04/07/2018
Closes 18/07/2018
Sector Federations & LOCs
Function Coaching & Sports Development
Contract Type Fixed Term
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive

Job Description

Referee Coordinator

(5 months fixed term contract with potential to extend)

Closing Date: Wednesday 18th July 2018

Our Organisation:

The Football Association (The FA) is the governing body of football in England. We are responsible for promoting and developing the game at all levels; from grass roots through to the professional game, The FA Cup and the England International teams, and has two core assets: Wembley Stadium and St George’s Park.

Overview of the role:

• To provide match official appointment and administration support for departmental processes at Panel Select, Panel, and Contributory League and Supply League football

Key responsibilities include:

  • Appoint & administer the match official appointments to the FA Women’s Cup, FA Youth Cup, FA County Youth Cup and FA Sunday Cup.
  • Provide administrative support for all FA Competition appointments including the management of all emails sent to the FAcompreferee inbox.
  • Provide administrative support to the Panel Select, Panel2B, and Contributory League appointment, development  and performance analysis officers
  • Provide administrative support for the Women’s Super League & Women’s Premier League officials and clubs including arrangements for development days and day to day administration.
  • Executes additional tasks as required in order to meet FA Group changing priorities.

What we are looking for:

  • Previous experience in an administrative role
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge and interest in English Non-League football
  • Good knowledge of English geography
  • Understanding of Refereeing structures and procedures

What we can offer:

  • An exciting and challenging role within a changing, dynamic and world-renowned sports organisation.
  • Attractive benefits and a competitive salary for the right candidate.


The Football Association Group promotes inclusion and diversity, and welcomes applications from everyone. If you have any particular requirements in respect of the recruitment or interview process please mention this in your covering letter

The Football Association (FA)

The Football Association was founded in 1863 as the governing body of the game in England. The FA is responsible for all regulatory aspects of the game of football in England.

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