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Lyn Football

Lyn Football

Development Manager

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Dec 14, 2022

Role description

Lyn Fotball is one of the strongest brands in Norwegian women's football and has established itself as a top club. Lyn is now looking for a new development manager.

In Lyn Fotball, we have shown that good planning, precise frameworks and guidelines, a strong culture and enthusiasm can produce very good results. Over the past few years, the club has helped to develop countless talents in women's football to both the Toppserien and national teams as well as foreign teams.

We want to be Norway's best development club on the girls' side, and aim to develop players for Toppfotballen every year. The culture is characterized by people who are inclusive and have a genuine desire to contribute to others.

We are looking for a committed and outgoing person who is skilled at communicating with people around them. You should be structured and have experience with administrative work and the use of computer tools, in addition to experience as a football coach.

The position will have a key role in the further development work at the club and be a central person in our work with the development of some of Norway's greatest talents.

Central tasks:

The development manager's overall responsibility is to implement the club's strategies for top player development and ensure the quality of this work.
Implement, follow up and contribute to developing the club's action plan for sport
Recruit a competent coaching staff in the development department
Ensure a comprehensive development course for players aged 11-19, which is rooted in the club's development philosophy.
Ensure that the club's philosophy is anchored on the field and implemented with a quality that corresponds to the club's goals and international standards for top player development.
Have a good overview of players in the region and prepare/implement the club's recruitment strategy
Overall responsibility for following up the club's cooperative clubs that work with player development
Main responsibility for following up the club's sporting planning within the development work on the girls' side
Contribute to the implementation of computer tools/digital platforms for use in player development
The development manager is part of the club's sporting leadership group on the girls' side and is responsible for the implementation of the matters dealt with by the group that relate to the work with player development
Close collaboration with TFK, neighboring clubs, circuit and national teams and WANG Oslo
Personal characteristics:

You have strategic abilities and strong implementation skills.
You are structured, independent and determined in your approach
You are good at building relationships and networking
You are result- and solution-oriented
You challenge yourself to think new things and believe that the "impossible is possible"
You are cooperative and will show a burning commitment to work and the club
Minimum requirements:

UEFA B license or equivalent.
Administrative competence/experience
Knowledge in the use of computer tools
Experience from the field of practice
It is a 100% commitment position and will report to the Athletic Director at Lyn Football. The position involves some travel as well as evening and weekend work.

Application deadline: As soon as possible. All applications are assessed on an ongoing basis.

If you have any questions , contact Sporting Director Fredrik Bjørnskau at or Jørgen Reikerås at

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