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Opportunity at Manchester FA

Manchester FA is seeking a new Football Development Manager

Manchester FA is looking to recuit a new Football Development Manager with the position becoming vacant this Autumn

We are looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual with a 'can do' attitude who wants to make a positive contribution to grassroots football in Greater Manchester. The successful applicant will need to be able to demonstrate, both in their application and at interview, their ability to deliver within Manchester FA's three core values: 'Passionate, Inspiring and Professional'.

There will be more on Andy Baker's (Current Football Development Manager), departure in the coming weeks.

What will you do?

-To support delivery of The FA National Game Strategy and the Manchester FA Business Strategy.[
-To provide strategic direction to the Football Development Officers.
-To support the facility lead in identifying and activating priority projects for Football Foundationinvestment via Local Football Facility Plans.
-To contribute to the effective implementation of The FA’s Safeguarding Operating Standard forCounty FAs.
-To support the adoption of FA technology systems across grassroots football.
-To comply with FA rules, regulations, policies, procedures and guidance that are in place from time totime.

The final date for consideration of application is 11 September 2022. Please email your completed application titled 'Football Development Manager' to

More information on the roles is available within the applicaiton pack available below: