Triathlon Ireland CEO Job Vacancy

Triathlon Ireland (TI) is the National Governing Body for the sport of Triathlon, Duathlon and Aquathlon on the island of Ireland, affiliated to the International Triathlon Union (ITU) and the European Triathlon Union (ETU). Our primary responsibility is the development, promotion and safeguarding of the sport of triathlon in Ireland. We do this in collaboration with our network of strong affiliated clubs; through the sanctioning of triathlon related events throughout Ireland; and through developing systems and structures for athletes of all levels from novice to elite to participate in the sport.

Role Overview

As Chief Executive Officer, you will lead the organisation and be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management of the organisation. You will be accountable to the Board as you drive the organisation forward by delivering on the Strategic Plan while providing the leadership necessary to meet Triathlon Ireland’s ambitions.

As CEO, you will be expected to understand all stakeholders’ needs, particularly our club network who support our athletes, coaches and officials. You will have the ability to manage a complex portfolio of organisational responsibilities that include:

Ø  Inputting into and delivering on strategic priorities

Ø  Maintaining and building on the strong team ethos among our professional staff

Ø  Building on our commercial success to grow our commercial funding income

Ø  Delivering a best in class High Performance system, from Talent ID to Elite

Ø  Managing multiple stakeholders in Ireland and internationally

Ø  to benefit Triathlon Ireland’s aim and goals

Ø  Being the face and voice of Triathlon Ireland (strong communications skills)

Ø  Protecting the financial health of Triathlon Ireland

Ø  Ensuring our strong governance controls are protected and enhanced

To be considered for this role you will need to be a strong leader, with excellent stakeholder management capabilities. You will have a great understanding and appreciation of the integration of volunteerism with executive delivery. You should have excellent skills in management prioritisation and specifically be experienced in delivering strategic plan goals. Previous experience in sport is highly desirable.

Applications are now open with a deadline for submission of 09.00am, Monday 6th April 2020. Interviews are planned to commence on the week beginning 20th April 2020.

A copy of the Job Specification including role overview, job responsibilities and key deliverables is available here: CEO Job Specification

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