ALDI MiniRoos Operations Coordinator

Football Federation Australia (FFA) is the national governing body for football in Australia. It governs all national teams (including the Caltex Socceroos and Westfield Matildas), the Hyundai A League, Westfield W-League, Foxtel National Youth League, Westfield FFA Cup, PlayStation 4 National Premier Leagues and also leads state, community and grass roots football.

FFA is currently seeking a MiniRoos Operations Coordinator to join the participation department.  The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting in day-to-day coordination of MiniRoos – FFA’s junior program for boys and girls aged 4-11, as well as performing a variety of administrative tasks including managing merchandise inventory and answering enquiries.

MiniRoos is the national junior program for boys and girls aged 4-11 years
Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Manage MiniRoos merchandise orders, approvals and innovations
  • Assist with the event management of all MiniRoos activities at major events, including FFA Cup finals, A-League & W-League finals and national team matches
  • Assist the national development taskforce with day-to-day MiniRoos enquiries
  • Coordinate industry reporting and competitor analysis
  • Handle MiniRoos conference and event logistics, including booking rooms, choosing vendors, inviting guests and booking travel arrangements if necessary
  • Other activities and projects as required

Qualification, knowledge, skills and behavior required

  • Bachelor’s degree in sports management is preferred
  • Advanced IT (MS Office) and administrative skills with a high level of attention to detail
  • Excellent organization skills and process driven
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with others

Qualification, knowledge, skills and behavior desired

  • Linked experience with Multicultural communities
  • Genuine passion and desire to grow Football Participation in Australia
  • Knowledge and understanding of the Australian community football environment

FFA People & Culture

FFA’s staff culture is an evolving process of continuous improvement with a consistent passion across the business for growing the game to become Australia’s number 1 sport. FFA’s existing and incoming staff all need to align to the organsiation’s values - People, Collaboration, Integrity, Whole of Game, Unlimited Potential and Excellence. More recently there has been a conscious focus on improving flexibility and work life balance within FFA through the introduction of the FFA People & Work Approach. This allows individuals to develop informal work arrangements to suit their personal situations.

Apply now for this exciting opportunity by sending your resume to . Please be specific in the email title of the role you are applying for.

Only candidates selected for the short list will be contacted in relation to this role.