NATIONAL SPORTS COORDINATOR at Zambian sports company September, 2018


zambian sports company

Zavesports a Zambian leading sports provider seeks to recruit ,a National sports coordinator

Function of Job:

Under administrative review of director and/or other designated supervisor, organize and direct all aspects of assigned recreational sports program, oversee promotion, facility maintenance, scheduling and assessment, and/or vehicle maintenance, supervise staff members, and perform coaching/teaching/supervision duties as assigned.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Organize, develop, and maintain assigned recreational sports programs, including coaching and teaching responsibilities, and planning for team activities.
  • Recruit, hire, supervise, train, and evaluate students and staff as assigned.
  • Assist in formulation of policies, guidelines, evaluation processes, goals, and objectives for programs and other areas as assigned.
  • Prepare budget recommendations for assigned areas and control and monitor expenditures against approved budgets, including responsibility for financial accountability of program budget.
  • Coordinate scheduling of facilities and reservations for other areas as assigned.
  • Assess needs and interest, recommend programs to be conducted, evaluate after season ends, and make recommendations for changes as required.
  • As required, manage repair and renovation and maintenance projects to minimize impact on program participants.
  • Plan for each sport within assigned program, set up all competition, leagues, and registration, and provide needed facilities, equipment, supplies, medical needs, and personnel to operate program.
  • Develop publicity for each sport and season through various media techniques, including web sites and promotional calendars, and work with campus and off-campus groups to generate student participation for assigned programs.
  • As assigned, create scheduling program for all sports, preparation of facilities, assigned space for sports and rentals and equipment procurement.
  • Keep current and be familiar with teaching/coaching practices, and all rules, policies, and regulations pertinent to each sport conducted.
  • Develop and participate in workshops, clinics, and in-service training sessions pertaining to sporting/recreational activities, and attend meetings of professional recreational sports organizations.
  • Oversee all aspects of risk management, safety, and welfare of facilities and sports participants, utilizing own knowledge concerning the care and prevention of athletic injuries.
  • Oversee department vehicles, including scheduling for routine maintenance, annual inspections/registrations and managing vehicle replacement as assigned.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

Minimum Acceptable Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s  degree/Diploma in Recreation, Sports Management, or related field and three years professional experience in a supervisory/coaching position in athletics, recreation and/or physical education, including at least one year of full time staff supervision.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of sports and sports club organization and administration.
  • Participation in sports at the college/university level.

Additional Desirable Qualifications:

  • Prior coaching and teaching experience.
  • Fitness instructor certification.
  • Knowledge of training officials and supervisory staff.
  • You are strongly advised to call before you forward the cv

Call 0955-374668/0955-374497/0966781091  or email

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