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Tweet Monday 4th November 2019

Operations Manager Job Vacancy

As you may be aware Craig Anthony Head of Development left British Orienteering earlier this month to take up an appointment as Chief Executive of British Wrestling.  We all wish him well with his new role.

We have used this as an opportunity to restructure the staff which was agreed at the Board meeting earlier this month.

The key changes are:
We have appointed Rayan Sammut as England Development Manager to lead on development in England. 

We will be recruiting three new positions:

  • Operations Manager (1.0 FTE)
  • Access Officer (0.4 FTE)
  • International Team Administrator (0.2 FTE)

Job Descriptions and Application details will be advertised through the normal channels such as British Orienteering website, UK Sport, Sport & Recreation Alliance etc.

The first role, the Operations Manager will go live on 1st November 2019.  Please find the Job Description and Application Pack links below for your information.

Job Description available here.

Information Pack available here.

Application Form
Please contact for an application pack.



Initially, this position, along with the other new positions, will be for a fixed term until 31 March 2021.

The deadline for applications for the Operations Manager role is 17:00 on Friday 15th November2019 and interviews will take place on 
Friday, 29th November 2019.

If you know of anyone who may fit the person specification, would like to join a small enthusiastic team and work in a dynamic and fun sport then please pass on the information.


Peter Hart
Chief Executive
British Orienteering