Member Federations Relations Co-ordinator (Fixed Term) - 4 Posts

Recruiter
Glasgow
Location
Scotland
Salary
£21,317.44 - £25,098.63 per year
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Sep 2017
Ref
GLA02696
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Description

The Glasgow 2018 European Championships is a new multi-sport event which will be held in Glasgow and Berlin in the summer of 2018. More than 8000 athletes, officials and media are expected in Glasgow and Scotland with a potential television audience of more than one billion.

Funded jointly by the Scottish Government and Glasgow City Council this new event will be organised in partnership with the international and national sports federations for each of the participating sports. The Glasgow 2018 European Championships will allow Glasgow and Scotland to continue to build on the economic, cultural and sporting legacy achieved by staging the Commonwealth Games in 2014. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Member Federations Relations Co-ordinator, (Aquatics, Cycling, Rowing/Triathlon and Gymnastics) to join the Glasgow 2018 team. The Member Federations Relations Co-ordinator is a key role within the team working closely with each sport discipline and all work streams across the Championships team.

Reporting directly to the Member Federations Relations Team Manager, the post-holder will ensure that all Member Federations delegates participating in Glasgow 2018 receive a seamless, high quality and memorable experience throughout the Championships, by delivering a consistent and correct level of service across all Championships work streams.

This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the success of the inaugural edition of this exciting event as it makes its world sporting calendar debut.  

The successful candidate must be able to commit to evening and weekend working shortly before, and during, the Championships. Tight restrictions on annual leave will also be necessary in the summer of 2018. 

The successful candidate will be based at Commonwealth House, 32 Albion Street, Glasgow.

If you are an employee of Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Life or one of the Council's Arm's Length External Organisations (ALEOs), subject to approval from your manager, your substantive grade and terms and conditions will be protected. However your current role may not be and you would need to seek confirmation on this matter from your manager.

This is a fixed term opportunity up to 31 August 2018.



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