Development Manager Vacancy

Development Manager Vacancy

British Orienteering is seeking to appoint a dynamic individual who will provide leadership to the Development team and advise the Board on strategic planning.

 This is an exciting time for British Orienteering as we endeavour to fulfil our vision of ‘More People, More Places, More Podiums.’

Sport England has invested £2.3m into British Orienteering from 2013-2017 to increase the number of people taking part in orienteering. The successful candidate will be responsible for the Sport England funded participation programmes and ensuring that the participation pathway to traditional orienteering events is delivered. The successful candidate will also work with clubs and volunteers to enhance the experiences that participants have at events and support volunteers through training and recognition.

 The successful candidate will be an experienced manager with an open, consultative management style, setting a strong and distinctive ‘performance’ culture. They will need to be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of volunteers and stakeholders and work closely with our partners.

 The role is full time and based at the National Office in Matlock, Derbyshire.

 Full details of the role can be found in the job description and person specification.

 To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter detailing why you feel you are suitable for the role to by 5pm on Sunday 26th January.

 For more information please contact Caroline Povey at the National Office on 01629 734042 

Item posted by Caroline Povey

Posted on Tuesday 21st January 2014