Community Participation Manager

Melbourne Victory Football Club

  • Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 7 Mar 2019
Applications 0


  • Dynamic and challenging role
  • High profile professional sports Club
  • AAMI Park location
  • Great team environment

Melbourne Victory Football Club is an inaugural and highly successful member of the A-League; Australia's professional football competition. The club has a strong Community focus and delivers an award-winning, expansive and diverse Community program. Due to an internal promotion, the club is seeking to appoint a Community Participation Manager to deliver football participation programs and community engagement initiatives. The CPM’s role has a focus on social inclusion outcomes and fan engagement and requires extensive stakeholder management.

The role reports to the General Manager, Community and Government Relations and has one direct report. The CPM will be based at the Melbourne Victory office at AAMI Park but will be required to be on location at local program based destinations. The ability to work as part of a team is critical and the role involves some weekend and evening work.

This is a rare opportunity for an individual with football knowledge, a passion for community outcomes and the ability to engage young people from diverse backgrounds.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Community Program Management
  • Demonstrated ability to engage young people from diverse backgrounds
  • A strong understanding of social inclusion initiatives
  • Coaching experience
  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent communication skills

Essential Requirements

Employer and Other Details


  • Football coaching qualification (minimum C Licence)
  • Sports related tertiary qualification preferred

Additional Requirements

  • A valid Driver’s Licence
  • A current WWC check
  • Willingness to undergo a National Police Clearance

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Applications close 17:00 EST, 19 Februrary 2019

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