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Vacancy for Football Development Officer
Salary: £22,000 - £24,000

Newcastle United Foundation is seeking to recruit a Football Development Officer. This position reports directly to the Football Development Manager and is responsible for developing, promoting and delivering a range of football activity across the region.

The job role is:
To support the development and promotion of Newcastle United Foundation football programmes by identifying target markets, confirming customer needs and undertaking cost effective marketing campaigns to meet or exceed agreed income and participation targets.

To establish, maintain and enhance relationships with customers and other key partners so that the objectives of all parties involved are met.

The ideal candidate will have:
-UEFA B Certificate in Coaching Football
-Extensive experience of regional and national Football Development initiatives
-Substantial experience of coaching and delivery of coaching programmes
-Experience of developing marketing strategies and materials
-Experience of sales activity and customer relationship management
-Experience of working in an environment that requires confidentiality
-Experience of managing to set policies and procedures
-Experience of working with a range of agencies and partners
-Proven ability to generate sales
-Ability to negotiate and agree mutually beneficial outcomes
-Excellent communication skills
-Ability to lead, manage and motivate a small team setting appropriate targets and standards
-Proven ability to manage own time and work to deadlines, prioritising, and delegating work appropriately

To apply please email for an application pack.

-Closing date for all applications is 12:00pm Wednesday 3 October 2012.
-Interviews will be held on Monday 8 October 2012.

Due to the expected volume of applications we will not be able to give individual feedback on unsuccessful applications. Only candidates invited to interview will be notified. If you do not hear anything by Friday 5 October you have been unsuccessful.

Newcastle United Foundation is an Equal Opportunities Employer.