New Vacancy - Football Operations Manager

Derbyshire FA are hiring a Football Operations Manager to support the delivery of the FA National Game Strategy.

Football Operations Manager

We are looking for a committed and hard-working person with proven leadership skills, who is passionate about grassroots football, to step into the role as Football Operations Manager.


Overview of the role:

  • To support the delivery of the FA National Game Strategy in the County FA as part of the Senior Management Team
  • To provide strategic, innovative, and professional direction to our Football Operations. The role will ensure the provision of compliant effective and efficient adherence of the Football Association Regulations.
  • To manage the financial profiling of Derbyshire FA and provide regular reports to the CEO.
  • To manage an effective and efficient programme of events, including; County Cups, Discipline, Registrations, Members, Sanctioning and Media & Marketing service for CFA.
  • To manage and maintain the assets of Derbyshire FA.
  • To identify new and maximise existing corporate sponsorship and partnership opportunities to generate additional revenue for reinvestment back into grassroots football.
  • To support in the delivery of diversity and inclusion targets and in creating a more inclusive culture across the CFA.
  • Ensure that the CFA effectively implement and maintain the FA’s Safeguarding 365 Standard within Football.


Download the Application Pack below for further details about the role and how to apply.

Football Operations Manager - Application Pack


The closing date for applications is Sunday 17th September 2023.

For more information regarding the vacancy, please contact Ricky Stevenson, Chief Executive Officer, on