State Manager Tasmania

Touch Football Australia

  • Hobart Tasmania Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 19 Jul 2019
Applications 0


Job Responsibilities

  • Lead the coordination and management of the Tasmania STAC’s in accordance with the Terms of Reference.
  • Where relevant, n partnership with NRL Tas, assess the current relationship and recommend areas for improvement to ensure better alignment in the operating environments in Tasmania.
  • Lead stakeholder engagement with partners including but not limited to Government, touch football affiliates, NRL, NRL Clubs (where required), competition participants and commercial partners.
  • Manage delivery of initiatives aligned to government grants and grow government investment in the location/s.
  • Manage the deliverables related to national and state based commercial partnerships.
  • Develop and implement Participation Plans for Tasmania aligned to the TFA Participation Plan. 
  • Lead state staff in the location of Tasmania in the development and delivery of an effective schools and junior strategy with competition growth the key outcome.
  • Lead state staff in the location of Tasmania in the development and delivery of an effective game development, affiliate servicing and general operations support strategies.
  • Develop, manage and monitor the state budget for Tasmania ensuring programs are delivered within the approved parameters.
  • Prepare annual and progress reports as required.
  • In conjunction with the National Participation Manager and HR management manage all HR related functions for the state.
  • Monitor the performance of staff and review the relevant position descriptions and provide recommendations to the National Participation Manager on structural requirements.
  • Review and assess customer experiences to ensure a constant improvement environment exists.
  • Provide advice, policy development and decision-making support to the National Participation Manager and where appropriate Executive Management of the organisation.

Key Relationships 

  • Work closely with and under the direction of the National Participation Manager and Executive Leadership Team of Touch Football Australia.
  • Work closely with local touch football and rugby league communities (where required) in the State of Tasmania.
  • Liaise closely with the Tasmania STAC.
  • Work with relevant TFA personnel and lead Tasmania operational staff.
  • Work with relevant personnel in various levels of government.
  • Provide customer service to participants, affiliates, volunteers and partners. 

Key Selection Criteria 

  • Previous experience in sport management and program delivery.
  • Proven experience working with volunteers in a non-profit environment.
  • Demonstrated experience and skills to work within a specific budget, operational plans and strategic plans.
  • Experience in working in a diverse team to achieve planned outcomes.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills supported by interpersonal skills of a high order.
  • Demonstrated ability to consistently display customer services principles, practices and attributes.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy and competence in particular excel and database tools.
  • Demonstrated initiative and self management.
  • Capacity to work outside of normal working hours and undertake travel as required.
  • Current drivers licence and access to personal vehicle. 

Employer and Other Details

Touch Football Australia Incorporated (TFA) is the governing body for the sport of Touch Football in Australia. TFA has a strategic alliance with the National Rugby League (NRL) through the Australian Rugby League Commission, hence the sport being known as NRL Touch Football.  

Touch Football is a sport that is thrilling, enjoyable and accessible to all. TFA is responsible for the overall leadership, management, administration and development of Touch Football across the nation and has over 670,000 participants enjoying the sport annually.  

TFA’s core values are leadership, integrity, professionalism, diversity and excellence. Using these values, our mission is to provide direction for the sport of Touch Football and develop our dynamic game to the position of Australia’s leading community sport.

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State Manager Tasmania Touch Football Australia

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