JOB VACANCIES - Development Manager Facility and Investment Manager


Salary for each post: £27,328

Following an internal workforce re-structuring, Sheffield & Hallamshire County FA is excited to announce that there are now two new opportunities to join our team and to make a real impact in newly created roles:

-       Development Manager

-       Facility and Investment Manager

These exciting NEW positions will report directly to the Company/General Secretary.

The Development Manager role will lead the Football Development workforce and co-ordinate and implement The FA’s National Game Strategy within the County, encompassing the following areas:

  • Managing the Football Development workforce including a number of full time and part time officers.
  • National Game Strategy involvement in planning and delivery:-
  • Sustain and Increase Participation
  • Player Development
  • Better Training and Playing Facilities
  • The Football Workforce

The Facility and Investment Manager role will oversee income generation and the management and development of training and playing facilities in the region and will include the following:

  • Overseeing and actively seeking investment/revenue (income) funding for the County FA
  • Playing a lead role in facilities and investment – i.e. building, protecting and enhancing sustainable football facilities – and in supporting ‘Parklife’ work in the region.

You will need to be passionate about - and committed to - the development of football at a local level. You must be able to work under pressure, handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines. In addition you must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to positively influence at all levels. You will also need to have a current driving licence and be able to work evenings and weekends as may be necessary.

Both posts will be fixed term contracts until 30 June 2019 with a view to being extended.

For further information please visit for details of the Role Profile. 

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter with details of your current salary and your salary expectation for the role marked ‘Private and Confidential’ to: Roger Reade, General/Company Secretary, Sheffield and Hallamshire County FA ,Clegg House, 204 Meadowhall Road Sheffield, S9 1BN or email

Closing date for applications: Friday 31st March 2017 at 5.00 p.m.

Applicants should note that all interviews will take place in April (it is intended that candidates selected for interview for both positions will be contacted with more details by Friday 7th April 2017)

Please download the Job Descriptions of both roles at the bottom of the page.

Sheffield & Hallamshire County FA is committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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