UEFA - Chief of Football Development

Experience required:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ coaching experience at club or national association level, or

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing the technical or development area at club or national association level, and

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience managing hierarchical, administrative and budget responsibilities

Education:

  • Coach with a UEFA Pro licence

  • Master’s degree in sports science, sports management or a related field

Languages:

  • English / Proficient

  • Working knowledge of another language: French, Spanish, German, Italian or Russian would be an advantage

Additional requirements:

  • MS Office / Advanced

  • Data management skills

  • High-level leadership skills

  • Ability to adopt a strategic view, take decisions and act promptly

  • Good communication, negotiation and networking skills

  • Good analytical and conceptual skills

  • Ability to delegate and oversee activities

  • Stress resistance, persistence and a commitment to procedures

  • Strong commitment to quality and results

  • Open-mindedness, flexibility and adaptability