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Accreditation Manager

Scottish Rugby

Scottish Rugby is the governing body for rugby union in Scotland. We work hard to grow the game and inspire Scotland through rugby.

5 Aug 2022
Full Time
Closing date
17 Aug 2022

At Scottish Rugby, a key priority is delivering a safe, secure, and organised experience for anyone visiting our venues.

We’re looking for an Accreditation Manager to lead the accreditation team at Scottish Rugby.

Job Purpose

The Accreditation Manager at Scottish Rugby is responsible for the accreditation for events at BTMurrayfield, Scotstoun Stadium, and other venues around the country on behalf of Scottish Rugby, Glasgow Warriors and Edinburgh Rugby. This includes external contractors and employees.

This role leads the team with the main aim to make the accreditation process effective, efficient and secure so that everyone coming onsite has a positive experience before they start their working day.

Key Accountabilities

  • Lead the Accreditation Team in delivering against the business strategy
  • Create, manage, and communicate a team focussed resourcing plan to ensure the wellbeing of our people, particularly through busy periods
  • Develop, implement, and manage parking management at BT Murrayfield and other venues as required.
  • Budget Management responsibility
  • Lead the Accreditation process with Event Promoters for Third Party stadium hires

Successful Accreditation Manager’s:

  • Have attention to detail: able to work consistently across a number of tasks and produce accurate work and results
  • Are confident communicators: able to communicate information clearly using a number of styles and methods
  • Work collaboratively: able to work in a team and understand how your role contributes to the bigger picture
  • Have interpersonal effectiveness: able to influence the views and behaviours of others through persuasion and encouragement; able to adapt behaviours to situation
  • Think critically: able to consider all the elements of a challenge and problem in order to find workable solutions
  • Have organisation skills: able to plan personal workload and organise multiple deadlines
  • Love a project: effectively manage and coordinate projects to ensure they are delivered on time and to budget
  • Have personal accountability: able to use your own initiative and use judgement in managing situations and making decisions; takes responsibility for own time and effectiveness
  • Make great decisions: able to decide on the best course of action, taking into considering the wider context of the situation

How Accreditation works

The core days are Monday to Friday and the full-time hours are 371⁄2 hours a week. When matchesand events are on, we work over and above, ensuring Scottish Rugby delivers world class events.

Our priority is delivering a safe, secure, and organised experience for anyone visiting our stadium. This means that there will be weekend working and long hours during key events, but wellbeing is important to us, so we actively encourage our people to manage their time to ensure they get the time back and take well deserved breaks.

As this is a stadium operational role, most of the time will be onsite, but there will be occasions to be able to work from home on a hybrid model.

How To Apply:

If you love creating processes that are efficient and work for everyone, love rolling up your sleeves and mucking in and love the buzz of an event – this is the role for you.

Please click 'Apply Now' to upload your CV and a covering letter outlining what you would bring to this role.

There is more detail about the role in the job description. If you have any questions please get in touch with our [email protected]

Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Stadium / Facilities Management
Rugby Union

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