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Fan and Community Coordinator

Position Description

• Are you passionate about using the power of sport to achieve great things in the local community?
• Do you have experience organising and executing events and activities? 
• Do you have exceptional interpersonal skills?

About the role

Use your energy to help deliver the Hurricanes program of Community activities across the state to help the club be Tasmania’s Team.

A day in the office will never be the same from delivering Hurricanes Breakfast Clubs, to planning Holiday Camps and Super Clinics, to supporting appearances of Captain Hurricane.

You will lead the delivery of the all Hurricanes Community activity across the state ensuring everything we deliver is first class.

You will use your excellent organisation skills to make great operational plans to ensure we execute multiple activities, whilst utilising your interpersonal skills to connect with members of the community and build relationships with our Storm Squad (casual staff).

During the season you will be immersed in the exciting action of the WBBL and BBL and play an integral part in delivering our match day. 

About you

• You bring passion and energy to engage with the community
• You are great at organising 
• You work well within a diverse team environment
• You have great communication skills
• You have worked with children and community groups before and understand the challenges of these environments.
• Everything you do you deliver to the highest possible standard

Bonus points if

• You have delivered sports/community events previously
• You have experience planning events and the logistics to support them

What’s in it for you?

Be part of an exciting and successful sporting organisation and become a part of the Hurricanes. Build your skills in team work, event planning and the opportunity to engage with multiple community organisations across the state. Enjoy the fun of working within professional sport and the rewards of contributing to your community. 

About our team

This role sits within the Marketing and Commercial team at Cricket Tasmania. You will be joining an enthusiastic and fun team who are focused and motivated to deliver the best possible experience. We deeply enjoy the work that we do and are passionate about the impact it has in the community.

Additional Information

This role will be required to work several weekends and evenings (attending school fairs and community events across the state) in the lead up to the WBBL / BBL season. This also includes supporting WBBL and BBL match days (potentially including Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve/New Year’s Day). 

Completed applications, including a resume and brief covering letter outlining your suitability for the role, can be emailed to recruitment@crickettas.com.au quoting reference Fan and Community Coordinator in the subject line.

To discuss the opportunity further please contact Samantha Gill, Marketing and Community Manager at sgill@hobarthurricanes.com.au or on 0478 736 482.

Applications Sunday 23 June 2019.

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General Manager - High Performance

Position Description

• Are you an experienced leader within a high performance (elite sport) environment?
• Do you have a proven ability to set a vision and strategy?
• Do you have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills?

About the role

Reporting directly to the CEO, the General Manager – High Performance is responsible for setting and overseeing the strategic direction of all High Performance within Cricket Tasmania and is a key member of the executive leadership team.

The primary objectives of the position are to lead Cricket Tasmania’s elite male and female teams with the delivery of world class player development from pathway to senior teams, ultimately developing a strong, sustainable pipeline of future Australian players through which the next generations of elite athletes will be produced. 

As a strategic thinker and highly effective leader, you will be energetic and resilient with an ability to influence at all levels. 

A passion for excellence is key as is a demonstrated track record of success in a competitive environment as a motivator of elite athletes, coaches and support staff. 

About you

• You bring passion and energy to engage and influence people at all levels of the organisation
• You have experience in player recruitment, list management and talent identification
• You work well within a diverse team environment
• You demonstrate a high level of business acumen and critical thinking aptitude

Bonus points if

• You have strategic planning experience in a cricketing context
• You have entrepreneurial or start-up business experience

What’s in it for you?

Be part of an encouraging and successful sporting organisation and play an active role in shaping the future of the organisation. Work in a dynamic, flexible and progressive workplace that is committed to giving you the opportunities you deserve. Enjoy the fun of a professional sporting organisation, the rewards of contributing to your community and develop your career in a high performing and professional environment. 

Employee benefits including a flexible working environment, potential learning and development opportunities, access to a national network via the Australian Cricket family, world-class facilities in a stunning location, and the odd ticket to the cricket. 

About our team

Cricket Tasmania supports cricket throughout Tasmania from our elite professional teams to community, school, and social cricket. You are joining a team that is smart and energetic. We are focused and motivated – we deeply enjoy the work that we do and the impact it has in the community. We inspire the next generation of players and fans.  

Additional Information

Completed applications, including a resume and brief covering letter outlining your suitability for the role, can be emailed to recruitment@crickettas.com.au quoting reference General Manager – High Performance in the subject line.

To discuss the opportunity further please call Samantha Ravani on 03 6282 0467.

Applications close Sunday 7 July 2019.

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At Cricket Tasmania we embrace diversity in gender, age, ethnicity, disability, religion and sexual orientation. We are committed to providing a safe environment for children across Australian Cricket. We also believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. We’re open to discussing your needs, just let us know. We measure ourselves on our behaviours – ‘How We Play’ – our people value being real, smashing the boundaries, making every ball count and being stronger together.