National Manager - Regional Network

Job Title: National Manager - Regional Network
Location: England Hockey Head Office - Bisham Abbey NSC
Salary: £36K - £43K per annum (depending on experience)
Hours: All hours worked
Responsible to: Executive Director - Development

Entering into a very exciting phase with London 2012 only months away, England Hockey is looking to recruit an ambitious, focused and exceptional people manager to this business critical role. The successful candidate must have prior experience of managing teams who deliver business outcomes through relationship management. They must also be able to demonstrate outstanding communication and influencing skills across a wide range of internal and external stakeholders. The role requires both a commercial and customer focused approach to deliver against targets of increasing participation, broadening income and developing high quality relationships with clubs at all levels, County and Regional Hockey Associations and other key partners.

The primary focus of the role is to lead and inspire a team of 12 Relationship Managers (RM’s), roles which were introduced in the summer of 2011, who operate across the country. The National Manager – Regional Network must act at times with the highest degree of integrity and be capable of building credibility quickly and establish clear and effective ways of working across the team and within the wider England Hockey staff team.

The team of 12 experienced RM’s are central to England Hockey achieving a number of its strategic objectives with a strong focus on attracting and retaining more participants and spectators, helping our clubs and associations to thrive and broadening our income.

For a full job description, person spec and to download an application form please click here.

For an informal conversation about the role please contact Holly Woodford – Executive Director Development on 07590 554 148

Application Deadline: 21st May 2012

Competency Testing and First Interview: 31st May

Final Interview: 6th June

Short listing will take place at each stage of the recruitment process. All interviews will take place at England Hockey Head Office, Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre, Marlow.