Brighton and Hove Football Club have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Club Secretary to join the team. Location: American Express Elite Performance Centre, Lancing Salary: 40 – 50K per annum, relocation package for applicants outside of the Sussex area Job Type: Permanent, 35 hours per week Deadline Day: 20th September 2021 Who are Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club? Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club are proud that our elite teams compete at the highest level of football in England, those being the Premier League, and the Women’s Super League. Our home; the spectacular 30,000 seater American Express Community Stadium hosts in the most parts, our Premier League journey whereas Broadfield Stadium, with a capacity of over 6,000, hosts mainly, our Women’s Super League journey. We are thrilled to have our two elite teams competing in the very top respective divisions of English football Assistant Club Secretary – The Role: The Assistant Club Secretary is responsible for providing high quality and detailed administrative support to the Club Secretary. The job holder will be a valued key contact for numerous football authorities (The FA, The Premier League, English Football League) and will undertake all associated governance duties as per the rules and regulations required. The Assistant Club Secretary will also manage and respond to general enquiries received in the office via post, email, and telephone. Assistant Club Secretary – Key Responsibilities: Want to see what it looks like behind the scenes at a Premier League football club? This is your opportunity to be part of our hardworking Football Administration team who work tirelessly to go the extra mile for our Club, colleagues, players, and fans alike. This is a busy, fast paced, and varied role. Reporting to the Club Secretary, you will be responsible for or support the day-to-day administration for our men’s First Team, U23’s and Scholarship Players. The job holder will ensure this is completed to the highest standard, with the ability to work confidentially and calmly in a fast-paced environment. Your core hours will be 35 hours per week, with the requirement of attending all men’s First Team home games, so our ideal candidate must be flexible and committed to work outside of normal hours to meet the needs of the post. Assistant Club Secretary – You: Our ideal applicant will have a proven experience of working in a football administration role at a professional football Club. It is essential that the job holder has proven up to date knowledge of Premier League or English Football League, the FA, UEFA and FIFA regulations. The job holder must also be able to work at pace, remain calm when under pressure and deliver to strict deadlines. Assistant Club Secretary – Our values: – Treat People Well – Exceed Expectations – Aim High. Never Give Up – Act with Integrity – Make it Special Assistant Club Secretary – Benefits: – Free breakfast and lunch (fantastic healthy and tasty food) – Free onsite parking (a train station near site and accessible bus travel) – Travel discounts – Discounts at the Club superstore – Health benefits including eye care – Discounts and benefits for local businesses – Group life protection – Inclusion in the pension scheme Disability Confident: Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club are proud to be a disability confident employer who are committed to supporting candidates with disabilities throughout our recruitment and selection process. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support your application, please do not hesitate to get in touch with a member of our People and Culture team. Equality Statement: Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club celebrates and values the diversity brought by employees, potential employees, casual workers, potential casual workers, players, potential players, applicants, supporters, participants on community programmes and customers and believes the Club benefits from engaging with everyone from a variety of backgrounds, thus allowing it to meet the needs of a diverse population within a multi-cultural society. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership. Safeguarding Statement: Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club and Albion in the Community are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To submit your application for this exciting Assistant Club Secretary opportunity, please press ‘Apply’ now to be redirected to our website.