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POSITION VACANT: Game Development Manager


The Tasman Rugby Union is a leading New Zealand Rugby Union.

Our Community Rugby Team is one of the most successful and passionate in New Zealand.

We are currently seeking a GAME DEVELOPMENT MANAGER to provide LEADERSHIP, DEVELOPMENT and MANAGEMENT for community rugby; and provide liaison and communication with affiliated organisations; and provide operational support including the management of Community Rugby; GAME Development; Coach Education; Rugby Smart; RAIS & Club Liaison; Strategic direction & H&S; Budget and Planning.

This position is FTE permanent. It is Nelson or Blenheim based.

The GAME DEVELOPMENT MANAGER will be a key member of the Community Rugby Team, ensuring that Tasman Rugby Union creates a standard for innovation and success in rugby development and competitions. 

 Successful applicants must have:

·        Experience in sport & coach development programmes, with a strong understanding of Club and school development issues.

·        A passion for rugby.

·        Exceptional organisational, planning, and facilitating skills.

·        Strong communication skills.

·        Comprehensive delivery and presentation skills.

·        The ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Expressions of interest are now being sought. The job description is here ~ /_tasmanrugby/Library/Game%20Development%20Manager%20-%20Job%20Description.pdf

When applying please send a covering letter and CV to:

Tony Lewis, CEO

Any enquires to Tony Lewis 021 515 448 (business hours)

Applications close 5pm, Friday 18th December 2020, interviews Tuesday 22nd December.