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Sports Administrator (Maternity Cover)

York Conferences Ltd
Based at
University of York - Heslington Campus
Hours of work
Contract status
Fixed term
15,618 per annum
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Role Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and motivated Sports Administrator to support our Sport Development department at the University of York during a period of maternity cover. The minimum contract for maternity cover would be 9 months with the potential to extend.

The post will be employed by York Sport; a wholly owned subsidiary of the University of York, to maximise sport development opportunities. We are looking for a committed, enthusiastic and determined individual to make sport at the University of York a success.

As a Sports Administrator you will be highly motivated, with a commitment to delivering a first class service to all members involved within York Sport. You will possess the ability to provide knowledge and administration support to the various sporting programmes within York Sport.

You will possess an ability to work on your own initiative and have a commitment to working within a team. You will further have the ability to communicate amongst varying customers, partners and other key organisations. An understanding of the Sporting landscape would be advantageous to the role. A further proven track record of working within sport and/or administration is necessary. The role will require you to work Monday to Friday 9.00am-5.00pm and the occasional evening and weekend.

Applicants will be required to complete and hold a clean enhanced DBS check.

It is essential that those interested should be able to demonstrate a desire through sport to match York Sports commitment to deliver a high quality service at all times.

This is an exciting opportunity for a forward thinking ambitious individual to make a difference and administrate sport within York.

Salary: £15,618 per annum.

For more information or for any questions, please contact Emily Hearle (Sport Development Manager);

Closing date: 25 March 2018

Interview Date: 3 April 2018

York Conferences Ltd. (YCL) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of York. The Head Office is situated at the University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD. The successful candidate will be appointed on YCL terms and conditions of employment.

The University is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community  – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, staff engagement forums, campus facilities and services to support staff from different backgrounds.

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