Football Operations Manager Position

The West Adelaide Football Club is advertising for a Football Operations Manager position, as can be seen below.


The Football Operations Manager is responsible for leading and managing the Football Department within the West Adelaide Football Club. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Football Operations Manager will lead the development of an elite football program designed to deliver success. Key tasks will include managing the senior playing lists and coordination of the recruiting process. The successful candidate will work closely with the Senior Coach to ensure all match-day requirements are in place and also coordinate medical and support staff.
The Football Operations Manager will also work closely with the Talent & Development Manager to drive continual improvement in the development of youth talent at West Adelaide Football Club.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

-Strong understanding of the football landscape at elite and semi-elite level
-Ability to actively contribute to talent identification and recruitment strategies
-Strong ability to develop relationships with a broad range of stakeholders
-High level communication skills
-Ability to plan, organise and manage time efficiently
-High level of initiative
-Attention to detail
-The ability to work autonomously or as part of a team
-Adaptability to changing demands and environments
-Goal oriented approach
-Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure and be a positive representative of the West Adelaide Football Club


If you are looking for an exciting opportunity and have the required skills and attributes, please submit a cover letter and resume in a single document detailing your relevant skills, knowledge and experience.

Please forward all applications to
Applications Close: 12noon Monday 16 December, 2019
Please note only applicants successful in obtaining an interview will be contacted.