Job Title: Bristol City Football Club Chief Executive Officer
Reports to: Bristol City FC Board
Purpose of the role: A rare opportunity has arisen to join the Bristol City Football Club as Chief Executive Officer. This is an exciting and challenging new executive appointment. You will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operational functions of the football club across the men and women’s teams, as well as overseeing the long-term strategic objectives of Bristol City.
The role is full-time based at the Robins High Performance Centre.
The successful candidate will:
Be dynamic and will have excellent leadership, communication, inter-personal and stakeholder management skills, and will mentor staff to foster growth and encourage development across all departments.
Have excellent attention to detail and a proven delivery capability within a fast-paced environment.
Have excellent negotiation skills and will be responsible for agreeing player and performance staff contracts.
Drive policies to promote company culture and support commercial revenues while working closely with senior leadership at Bristol Sport and Ashton Gate and the Bristol City board of directors.
Manage to the agreed budgets and financial plan and ensure compliance with all applicable regulations and standards and will regularly report to the board of directors on operational performance and growth targets.
Act as a spokesperson to employees, supporters and the media.
The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a successful track record in a similar role.
Bristol City FC is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to endorse this commitment.
The successful candidate must ensure a positive commitment towards equality and diversity by treating others fairly and not committing any form of direct or indirect discrimination, victimisation or harassment of any description, and promoting positive working relationships between all internal and external stakeholders.