Date : 2017-04-26 2017-06-15
Job Category : FIFA U-17 World Cup LOC
VOLUNTEER VENUE COORDINATOR
Date: 01 May 2017
Job Category: FIFA U-17 WORLD CUP INDIA 2017
Area: Project Management
Reports to: Volunteer Venue Officer, Local Organising Committee
Place: Host Cities [Delhi, Guwahati, Kolkata, Goa and Kochi]
Type of Contract: Fixed Term – 2 Months
Duration – September to October 2017
Last date for submission – 15 June 2017
Submission Details: Interested candidates should submit the latest CV (Maximum 2 pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line – Application for Venue Volunteer Coordinator (Name of Host City applying for). The CV should be submitted in pdf format clearly stating the name of the document (CV _Name), doc format submissions, poorly formatted and incomplete submissions will be automatically rejected.
Background: India will host the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017. It will be the first time the country hosts an event from the world football governing body. This is the third most important event of the FIFA calendar, with 24 countries playing 52 games in 6 venues across India. It has been a key stepping stone in the careers of a large part of world football stars, among them 16 senior World Champions and will be the most important event ever to be hosted in Indian football history.
The tournament has a huge worldwide reach, with an estimated global audience from almost 200 different countries, which is a golden opportunity to showcase India, its cities, culture and the capability of organizing an event of the highest standards, throughout the world.
The FIFA U-17 World Cup will have a lasting influence in Indian Football, upgrading the infrastructure, setting up proper game operations standards and improving the overall quality of the game. Undoubtedly, the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 is primed to be a game changer for Indian Football.
Job Description: This is a fixed term position involving various assignments and meaningful experience that is a useful addition to any individual’s professional aspirations. The Volunteer Venue Coordinator will be primarily responsible for supporting the Volunteers Venue Officer in providing project coordination and leadership to successfully implement the Volunteer Programme for the FIFA U17 World Cup India 2017. The selected candidates will perform their roles and responsibilities at the respective host venue.
Personnel in Charge: Will be agreed by the Project Manager & Volunteers Manager once this hiring process ends.