General Manager Vacancy

King Country Rugby Football Union is looking for a General Manager to lead the continued development of rugby in the region.

As the General Manager, you will enjoy a varied role providing leadership and be responsible for the financial sustainability and strategic direction of the union. This will be through managing stakeholder relationships, growing participation, and the delivery of successful events.

To be successful in this role you will demonstrate:

  • Success in a senior management role, having operated at this level for at least 3 years
  • An ability to engage key stakeholders including clubs, community funders, sponsors, NZ Rugby, Chiefs Rugby Club, local authorities, RSO's and participants in our game.
  • Proven experience building the capability of staff to achieve
  • Strategic and business planning skills
  • Proven financial management skills.

If you have what it takes and would like to join us in ensuring rugby continues to play a vital part in the King Country community then we want to hear from you.

The ideal candidate must obtain a clear Ministry of Justice Criminal Convictions check and all applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.

For all enquiries or to request a job description, please email [email protected].

When applying online please include a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and motivations for applying, along with your current CV. 

Applications close Monday 24th June 2024 at 5.00pm.