Vacancy: Football Development Administrator

£15,996- £18,517 PA based on experience

Northamptonshire FA is seeking a talented administrator to support the Football Development Team in administrating grassroots football.

Reporting to the Head of Football Development, the post holder will join a dedicated team of development staff, tasked with increasing and developing participation of all football within the county in line with the FA’s National Game Strategy and the Northamptonshire FA operational plan.

The role is specifically focussed on organising, coordinating and administrating all aspects of education courses delivered by the County FA. The post holder will also be the lead employee for remaining a compliant education centre.

A full role profile is below. The post holder will have a comprehensive background in administration, with excellent organisational skills and a strong customer service focus. Knowledge of challenges of working with a voluntary workforce and local football would be advantageous, as would knowledge of the existing education pathway within football.

Along with all other members of county staff, safeguarding must be a high priority and strong knowledge of safe operating practices should be demonstrable. 

The roles are office based between the hours of 9am and 5pm, though limited travel across the county may be required.

For an informal discussion about this role, please call Ian Tinto, Head of Football Development, on 07951253209. 


To submit your candidacy, please send your CV with a covering letter to:

Ian Tinto, Northamptonshire FA, 9 Duncan Close, Red House Square, Moulton Park, Northampton, NN3 6WL. Or email

Due to the high number of applications expected, we cannot provide feedback to non-shortlisted candidates.

Closing Date: 26 May, 2019

Interview Date: W/C 3 June