Manager - Rowing New Zealand
Reporting to the CEO, the Rowing Manager will manage the successful delivery of operational and strategic planning to ensure Rowing NZ has a coordinated and shared purpose for the future generation of rowers and coaches and volunteers.
This is a varied and broad role which derives tasks from the Strategic Plan, with the primary focus on the development and implementation of the domestic rowing strategy. Working with a diverse range of stakeholders involved in all aspects of school and domestic rowing in New Zealand, the Rowing Manager will ensure the successful and safe execution of various events and programs across the country. This includes the management and review of Rowing NZ hosted regattas, Race Officials Education Programs, Water Safety, Safeguarding Children, supporting Para-Rowing and the communication of educational materials and other information to the rowing community including clubs, schools, athletes, parents and volunteers.
To be considered for this role you will be experienced in the management and delivery of large events and programs including planning, implementation and evaluation, ideally from within a sporting context. You will enjoy variety with the ability to manage competing priorities and activities at once and the commercial nous to plan, coordinate and drive the implementation of projects that are on time, on budget and meet strategic targets. You will be proactive, resilient and flexible, prepared to work hands-on and roll your sleeves up to help the team and get the job done.