To strengthen our Member Associations team, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) is seeking a highly professional and committed team player for the following position:
Member Associations Manager (100%)

As contact person for our FIFA member associations (MA’s) (209 football associations world-wide) you are responsible for:

Your duties

  • Member Associations case management and general advice and support
  • Evaluation and investigation of conflicts or issues of MA’s
  • Contribution to the development and upgrading of good governance tools of the MA’s (revision of statutes and regulations)
  • Advise on external regulations impacting the good governance (sport national law, judicial system)
  • Contribution to correspondences of the department
  • Contribution to the agenda of the Associations Committee Meetings
  • Missions in the field to assist MA’s and provide reports

Our requirements

  • University degree in political science, law or economics
  • Experience in an international political or sports environment (international organisation, NGO, diplomatic service, international sports federation)
  • Extensive professional and international networking experience
  • Experience with regard to statutes and sport regulations
  • Fluent in English, Spanish and French
  • Strong analytical skills essential, ability to read situations quickly and adapt approach accordingly
  • Sensitivity towards other cultures, diplomacy and integrity
  • Diplomacy as well as excellent communication skills
  • Resistance to pressure, resilient and high self-motivation
  • Flexibility for frequent travel
  • IT-know-how (minimum MS office)
  • Strong interest in Football

You can expect a highly motivated and helpful team working in a dynamic multicultural environment. Interested? If you have the necessary qualifications and are keen to work in an international organisation, why not pass the ball over to us?

Apply here

Zize Cacaj, HR Business Partner
Fédération Internationale de Football Association
FIFA-Strasse 20 8044 Zürich Switzerland
T: +41 43 222 7777 F: +41 43 222 7878 FIFA.com