Essex FA Facilities and Investment Officer Vacancy

Individuals with a keen interest in grassroots football invited to apply for position of Facilities & Investment Officer

Individuals with a keen interest in grassroots football are invited to apply for the position of Facilities & Investment Officer, which will make an important contribution towards our 2024 #MovingForward Strategy.

The successful applicant will play a key part in servicing the local football community and developing participation opportunities. Since 2000, Essex FA has helped to secure circa £33million to improve grassroots facilities for players, clubs, leagues and other football facility providers in the county.

With our plans to continue to support investment through Local Football Facility Plans, the new member of our Development Team will play a major part in delivering this, ensuring Essex clubs and partners are able to access advice, support and funding.

The successful candidate will assist with grant applications and signposting to the local and national opportunities available. We're encouraging applications from strong graduates seeking a role in the sports industry, as well as submissions from candidates with transferable skills in stakeholder engagement and project management.

A full job description can be found below. The closing dates for this position is 10:00am on Friday 21st October. Please complete the Application Form and the ‘Section 12 Equality & Monitoring Form’ and return them via E-Mail to recruitment@essexfa.com.

We promote equality and diversity in employment and welcome applicants from all parts of the community.