National Women’s Team Manager
26th July 2007 By Munster Rugby
The IWRFU is currently seeking applications for the position of National Women’s Team Manager. This is a voluntary position and the successful applicant will be requested to commit to the IWRFU for two seasons, commencing in July 2007.
The Irish Women’s Rugby Football Union (IWRFU) was founded in 1992 and now has 35 clubs nationwide. It is an affiliate of the IRFU and is responsible for the management of the Irish Women’s Team.
With participation in championships such as the Women’s Rugby World Cup, the Six Nations and the European Championships, the Irish Women’s Rugby team is now firmly on the international stage in one of the fastest growing sports in the world.
As National Women’s Team Manager, your primary responsibilities will include the management of all aspects of the national team regarding their welfare during squad activities, as well as administration, expenses and arrangements for travel, accommodation and fixtures. You will also represent the squad at meetings with management and liaise with other members of the IWRFU with regard to accounts, team schedules and media releases.
The successful candidate for this role will have a strong administrative background and the ability to work with discretion and initiative. A working knowledge of women’s rugby is essential along with excellent organisation, communication and planning skills. Previous experience in managing a team of sports professionals would be a distinct advantage.
If you would like to be considered for this position, please forward an up to date CV to:
Chairperson of IWRFU Appointments Committee
32 The Crescent, Kilteragh, Dooradoyle, Limerick
or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications is Tuesday 31st July 2007.
The IWRFU is an Equal Opportunities Employer