Membership Services Officer Header Image.

Membership Services Officer

British Taekwondo

British Taekwondo is the National Governing Body for the Martial Art & Olympic sport of Taekwondo in Great Britain,

21 Nov 2022
Full Time
Closing date
9 Dec 2022

About us:
British Taekwondo is the National Governing Body for the Martial Art & Olympic sport of Taekwondo in Great Britain, serving a 700 strong club network with a 18,000 membership across the United Kingdom. Our core business and small number of staff supports and regulates member club activity, events, competitions and teams across the Olympic combat sport, Poomsae (forms) and traditional Martial Art disciplines.

British Taekwondo works closely with and supports our expert led volunteer workforce departments who drive our policies and grow participation.

British Taekwondo also collaborates with GB Taekwondo, the high-performance arm responsible for Olympic sport & Paralympic sport programs.

British Taekwondo always aims to recruit and retain individuals through fair and effective recruitment and selection procedures. We value equality & diversity and are committed to eliminating unlawful and unfair discrimination. Appointments will always be on merit. Applications are welcomed from all people irrespective of age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy/maternity/paternity/caring responsibilities, ethnic and cultural background, nationality, disability, religion or belief.

About the post:

British Taekwondo is looking for a motivated individual to join our small operational team as Membership Services Officer. The role is key to providing first class customer service and maintaining a positive relationship with our members.

This varied and interesting membership support role will be the beating heart and centre of our club, coach and member facing service, managing day to day enquiries and processing data within our membership enrolment / renewal systems.

Reporting to our marketing manager and working with colleagues across the organisation, this role will also include team projects to support clubs more, grow our membership base and widen the appeal of Taekwondo to new audiences. The role also includes elements of marketing team support.

  • Contractual Status: Full time Contract.
  • Start date: 4th January 2023.


Reporting to the Marketing, Digital & Media Manager, you will be responsible for the delivery of inbound and outbound membership services and day to day support of our marketing operation.

The primary responsibilities for this role will be to:

  • oversee the day-to-day administration of the Membership system (CRM membership database).
  • build relationships and support members as needed and be the main liaison contact for member enquiries.
  • ensure accuracy of data in the system and assist with improvements to the system.
  • conduct membership checks.
  • carry out event audit processes.
  • Conduct inbound and outbound membership activities as part of the overall customer journey.
  • assist with Coach registrations and administration of DBS application checks.
  • provide application support for global licences for athletes and officials (GAL/GOL).
  • be compliant with Data Protection and Privacy (legal and best practice) recommendations including GDPR.
  • handle data and personal information in a professional and confidential manner in compliance with policies and best practice.
  • support the day-to-day communications plan.
  • deliver any other membership, marketing or digital related activity that is required from time to time, contributing to the success of the business.

The successful applicant will:

  • have strong customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • be organised and self-motivated with the ability to multi-task.
  • have excellent I.T. skills.
  • have an enthusiastic approachable personality and an ability to communicate effectively.
  • pay attention to detail and maintain the accuracy of data.
  • ability to work as part of a flexible, positive office team.
  • be passionate and committed to the development of British Taekwondo.

Required Knowledge

  • Experience in day-to-day membership systems and back-end systems management, including reporting.
  • Proficient in Microsoft IT packages including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Desirable Skills & Experience (not essential)
    • Some knowledge or experience of CRM systems.
    • Some knowledge or experience of website systems e.g. WordPress.
    • Some knowledge or experience of membership services in a sport.


  • Solves problems creatively by identifying the problem, evaluating the alternatives, and finding innovative solutions.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, developing effective relationships both internally and externally.
  • Promotes and demonstrates anti-discriminatory practice.
  • Sets high standards and strives for continuous improvement in self and others.
  • Always behaves in a professional manner that is fair, open, and transparent.
  • Understands the need for respect and confidentiality.
  • Possesses administration and systems (records) management skills.
  • Expresses both orally and in writing, ideas and information in ways that are appropriate, accurate and concise.
  • Holds a clean driving licence.
  • Is a passport holder with no travel restrictions.
  • Is willing to travel throughout the UK.
  • Available to work occasional unsociable hours and contribute to event delivery.

How to apply

Please click 'Apply Now' to submit your CV with a covering letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are suitable for this role.

Please be advised, due to the expected high interest in this role, we will prioritise applications from applicants with knowledge and experience of data management and customer service, with additional priority given to those with more than 2 years previous experience of working in the sector.

We will also not accept approaches from, or applications via recruitment agencies.

Closing Date for Applications: 5pm on Friday 9th December 2022

Interviews: W/C 19th December 2022 (Convenient dates to confirm)

Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type

Still Deciding?
 and come back later!

Related Opportunities

Apply for this role

Drag and drop files here or click to upload

    Please make sure to include any supporting documents if requested in the job description

    Drag and drop your Supporting Documents here