Swiss Football Association

Swiss Football Association

Grassroots Football Intern


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Posting Date

May 4, 2022

Role description

The Swiss Football Association (SFV) is the umbrella organization of Swiss football clubs.It was founded in 1895 and in 1904 was one of the seven national associations that created FIFA, the world football governing body.Today, the SFV is probably the most important sports association in the country.The SFV is divided into three departments and has 1,352 clubs, 14,303 teams and around 300,000 players.
Responsibilities:As an intern, you will support the grassroots football team in all ongoing projects.You support the organization and execution of Swiss-wide events (Credit Suisse Cup, Credit Suisse Cup School Tour, Credit Suisse Kids Festival).You will also help with the conception, further development, organization and implementation of various training and further education offers.You will also support and accompany the team at various seminars.
Requirements:You have a university degree (master's or bachelor's) in the field of sports science and a strong affinity for grassroots and children's football.
Ideally, you were or are active as a junior football coach.You are an innovative personality with a quick grasp, a high level of motivation and an independent way of working.You have already gained experience in dealing with different stakeholder groups and are willing to work anywhere in Switzerland and on weekends.You have a category B driver's license. German as your mother tongue and a good knowledge of French round off your profile.
Starting date: October 1st, 2022.Internship duration: until September 30, 2023
Workplace:We offer you an exciting and varied internship in a modern environment.
The place of work is in Muri near Bern in the House of Football.
In the team we cultivate a constructive, sporty and fair interaction.Together we give our full commitment to Swiss football.

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