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The Middle East Regional Manager will manage and provide ongoing development of Footy 9s in the Middle East, with a focus on community development. They will act as a central point of contact for stakeholders, members and AFI.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Identify strategies to maximise junior participation
  • Liaise with schools to organise coaching sessions for their students
  • Identify opportunities to introduce Footy 9s into new areas
  • Seek and gain official recognition of Footy 9s as a sport
  • Identify opportunities for obtaining grants and funding
  • Secure sponsorship from both government and corporate sources
  • Promote Footy 9s to local and regional media
  • Coordinate accreditation opportunities for coaches and umpires
  • Provide a pathway for coaches, umpires and players to participate at the highest level
  • Recruit, supervise and prioritise workload of a support team
  • Arrange for translations of materials into various languages, as required
  • Provide up to date information on Middle East for the AFI website
  • Prepare and manage the AFI Middle East budget

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