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Chief Executive Officer

Sport Wales

Sport Wales is the national organisation responsible for developing and promoting sport and physical activity in Wales.  We are the main adviser on sporting matters to the Welsh Government and are responsible for distributing National Lottery funds.

Posted
20 Jan 2023
Status
Full Time
Permanent
Location
Wales
Closing date
13 Feb 2023

Sport Wales is looking for a new Chief Executive Officer.

Sport Wales is the national organisation responsible for developing and promoting sport and physical activity in Wales. Sport Wales is the main adviser to Welsh Government on sport and supports the delivery of its strategic priorities through the Vision for Sport in Wales and the Sport Wales Strategy. We want to unleash the benefits of sport for everyone.

Responsible to the Chair of the Sport Wales Board, Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, the Chief Executive will exert significant influence on Welsh Sport at all levels. Sport Wales' aim is to foster the talents of both performance and community sport within Wales for the national benefit and as such this position will come with a high degree of influence.

The Chief Executive will provide vision, direction and inspiration to Sport Wales and will nurture its ongoing development and success. There are four main elements to the role: strategy and leadership, governance and accountability, working in partnership, and ambassador for sport.

For an informal discussion and a copy of the Candidate Pack, please contact the Goodson Thomas team on 029 2167 4422 or [email protected]

How To apply

Please click the 'Apply Now' button to submit your CV and Covering letter.

Closing date: 12pm, 13th February 2023
Interview date: Week Commencing 28th February 2023

All applications will be acknowledged.


Additional Information

Status
Full Time
Permanent
Job Type
Executive Role
Governing Body Role
Sport
Multi-sport

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