*VACANCY* NLD Senior Competitions Committee

NLD SENIOR COMPETITIONS COMMITTEE CHAIR & SECRETARY

The NLD Senior Competitions Committee manages all Senior Competition within the CB, providing and regulating a CB Competition as well as monitoring club involvement in RFU Leagues. Following a successful return to rugby, NLD is looking to recruit into two important roles to oversee the management and implementation of Competitions. Terms of Reference for the Committee can be viewed here.

Chair of the NLD Senior Competitions Committee

Overall purpose of role

The Chair will have overall responsibility for ensuring the effective organisation and management of the competitions structure within NLD in line with the terms of reference of the Senior Competitions Committee

Reporting to the NLD Head of Development, the Chair will provide leadership to the Competitions Committee and set the direction for Senior Competitions across NLD going forward.

Working closely with the Head of Development, the Chair will set up task and finish groups as required, for example to oversee the introduction of national changes to the structure of competitions.

The Chair will be an excellent communicator and will actively engage with member clubs to ensure two-way communication. The Chair will also be able to effectively manage all stakeholders and the various agendas

The Chair will ensure that the Committee works within the delegated budget

The successful candidate will

  • Have knowledge of workings of NLD as a Constituent Body and a comprehensive understanding of clubs across the Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Derbyshire.
  • Be forward thinking, and able to plan long term
  • Be highly pro-active in identifying and engaging with internal and external stakeholders and have the ability to present to a range ofideas, including to the Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire & Derbyshire RFU Management Committee.
  • Be committed, and highly trustworthy, someone who demonstrates the values of the RFU and adopts a professional approach to the role.
  • Has the ability to actively listen to fellow volunteers and staff members, and the confidence to offer opinion in a clear and constructive way for the wider benefit of the CB.

Key working relationships

  • NLD Head of Development
  • NLD Honorary Secretary
  • NLD Rugby Safe Lead
  • Secretary of the NLD Senior Competitions Committee
  • Committee members

Secretary to NLD Competitions Committee

Overall purpose of role

In line with the Terms of Reference of the Competitions Committee

The Secretary will be responsible for the organisation and implementation of Competitions across NLD

The Secretary will also be the first point of contact for any queries

The Secretary will also be responsible for the organisation and effective administration of Committee meetings.

The successful candidate will

  • have a good understanding of the members clubs of NLD
  • be highly skilled at initiating and managing new projects.
  • be flexible and able to deal with challenges
  • be able to manage change
  • be very organised and accessible to stakeholders
  • have good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • be committed, and highly trustworthy, someone who demonstrates the values of the RFU and adopts a professional approach to the role.
  • be a good administrator

Key working relationships

  • NLD Chair of Competitions
  • Committee members
  • Partner Union and Club representatives

For more details and to discuss the roles please contact Dave Andrews, Head of Development on [email protected]

All applications to [email protected]  please, containing a CV and covering letter.