Jobs in Refereeing

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Concacaf - US

Role: Manager of Refereeing

Location: Miami

Role Description:

Through a strong sense of teamwork and leadership, this position will support refereeing activities within Concacaf as well as within Member Associations including grass-roots initiatives and courses. The Manager of Refereeing must have a good sense of organization, planning, and preparing teaching materials. Must have significant experience in and knowledge of refereeing and football as well as strong project management abilities.


Football Federation Australia - Australia

Role: Director of Referees

Location: NSW

Role Description:

FFA is currently seeking a Director of Referees to lead and deliver best practice refereeing strategies, policies and programs that facilitate delivery of the Leagues (Hyundai A-League, Westfield W-League and the Foxtel Y-League). The key focus areas for the role will be to build an environment for referees that allows them to improve their officiating in line with international standards, competition objectives and importantly finding the right balance between applying the Laws of the Game, facilitating entertaining football and appropriate player management.


Professional Referee Organisation - US

Role: Operations Manager - Referee Program

Location: Chicago, IL

Role Description:

As a leader in the Referee Programs department, the Operations Manager will be responsible for helping lead the business, project management, operations and day-to-day department initiatives in support of its technical objectives. The position is operational in nature, but an understanding of the U.S. Soccer landscape and refereeing is a plus. While the position is specific to Referee matters, the role will work to support the overall development of the game to help propel soccer to become the preeminent sport in the United States. This position is also responsible for exhibiting a high-degree of professionalism, people management leadership, maintaining a customer service mentality and communicating consistently and transparently.


Professional Referee Organisation - US

Role: Data Entry Clerk (Temporary)

Location: Durham County, N.C.

Role Description:

PRO is seeking a part-time temporary Data Entry Clerk or Operator to begin working immediately on a critical project to accurately transpose information onto our Company database. Completion of this project will enable PRO to more efficiently maintain the quality and accuracy of valuable Company records and information.


Professional Referee Organisation - US

Role: Development Group Administrative Coordinator (Full Time)

Location: Remote / Telecommuting Acceptable

Role Description:

Responsible to the Director of Strategic Initiatives & Innovation, the Development Group Administrative Coordinator will have the key task of providing administrative support to the Development Group and Training Tier, related to PRO’s primary function of providing officiating services to the professional soccer leagues in North America.


Northumberland Football Association - UK

Role: Referee Development Officer

Location: Newcastle

Closing Date: September 25th 2019

Role Description:

An exciting opportunity has arisen to undertake a key role as Referee Development Officer for Northumberland FA. We are requesting applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals with a desire to deliver excellence to join our organisation.


Birmingham Football Association - UK

Role: Referee Development Officer

Location: Birmingham

Closing Date: October 6th 2019

Role Description:

The RDO will develop and implement effective recruitment and retention strategies and pro-actively develop our existing workforce of over 1,500 match officials.  The Post Holder will design and deliver an innovative range of learning and development opportunities including soft skills for new and existing match officials and operational tactics to increase the number of active BAME and female referees officiating within all the various formats of the game. A dedicated team player, you will encourage cross-business teamwork and external collaboration in order to drive operational and business plan objectives and positively impact on our FA KPI's.