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Support Pitch Advisor

  • Location: West Midlands
  • Organisation: Birmingham County FA
  • Salary: £100 per pitch improvement visit
  • Closing Date: 30 September 2019 | Events & Operations

Support Pitch Advisor

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £100 per pitch improvement visit

Job Description

Birmingham County FA (BCFA) is seeking to recruit a Support Pitch Advisor (SPA) to assist the delivery of the FA Pitch Improvement Programme (PIP) within the Birmingham County FA boundary (BCFA). The role will involve meeting with BCFA affiliated clubs and Local Authorities to raise standards of grass football pitches and support those who look after sites to gather a better understanding of sports turf management practices.

Key Skills and Attributes

Candidates should have excellent interpersonal, communication and IT/Microsoft Office skills – specifically Word and Excel, and be comfortable producing detailed reports.  In addition, be well organised and able to demonstrate a clear knowledge and understanding of turf care with a proven background in sports turf management. Knowledge of turf care and the structure of sport, especially football would be considered an advantage.

The successful applicant will be expected to carry out FA Pitch Improvement visits to BCFA affiliated clubs and local authorities as and when notified by the BCFA Facility and Investment Lead.

The Pitch Advisor will be paid £100 per pitch improvement visit/report as well as reasonable

How to apply

To express an interest in the position please click here to complete a short application.

The closing date is 30 September 2019.

For more information please email Oliver Hitchcox –

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