Development Project Coordinator – FIFA

ROLE TITLE : Development Project Coordinator

DEPARTMENT : FIFA Forward Development Program

LOCATION : Paris, Île-de-France, France On-site

FIFA is now looking for a Development Project Coordinator to support them on their mission.

These are your key tasks:
• Assisting with the administration and operation of the FIFA Forward Development Programme across the Member Associations Services sub-division
• Reviewing applications submitted by Member Associations for specific projects related to Football Infrastructure & Environment
• Ensuring adherence of applications to the FIFA Forward Development Programme regulations
• Collecting, assessing and documenting all relevant information required for the draft process of the funding agreement for the specific project applied for by Member Associations
• Monitoring the implementation and progress of specific projects
• Preparing regular status reports for both internal and external stakeholders
• Coordinating the centralised supporting services provided by FIFA
• Supporting in the review of regulatory framework of the FIFA Forward Development Programme
• Coordinating logistics of workshops, meetings and seminars
• Assisting the Director Member Associations Services in ad-hoc tasks pertaining to the functioning of the Member Association Services sub-division

The specific competencies we require for this position are:
• Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business Administration or equivalent
• At least 3 years’ experience in a similar role
• Experience with sports infrastructure is an advantage
• Full professional proficiency in English and French
• Proficiency in any other FIFA language (Spanish / German / Arabic / Portuguese / Russian) is an asset
• Proficient in of Microsoft Office products (Word / PowerPoint / Excel)
• Well-balanced mentality between team player and self-reliant
• Great ability to prioritize tasks and operate goal-oriented
• High attention to detail and punctuality
• Good ability to manage high pressure and stress
• Good design thinking and being open minded

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