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Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Volleyball England

Volleyball England is the national governing body for indoor volleyball, sitting volleyball and beach volleyball in England.

3 Aug 2022
Full Time
Closing date
14 Aug 2022


The Deputy Chief Executive Officer (DCEO) will be expected to provide the leadership and management skills to help achieve the organisation’s purpose, vision, strategic priorities, guiding principles and values. The successful candidate will be expected to support the delivery of the Volleyball England strategy ‘The Game Plan’ and, with the CEO, fulfil the responsibilities of the system partner agreement with Sport England.

Key Responsibilities

Strategy implementation

  • To oversee the implementation of the Game Plan into effective operational delivery that will accelerate the vision and strategic aims of Volleyball England (including reviews every 2 years).
  • Initiate proposals to the Board to define and articulate the organisation’s delivery strategies for achieving targets and goals.
  • To contribute to the Board, Committees and Sub Group meeting reports and discussions.
  • Co-ordinate, support and manage the implementation of the delivery plans with the respective Board Sub Groups and Working Groups.
  • To work with relevant directors, delivery leads, working groups and staff teams to ensure we are proactive, responsive and consistent in our customer service.

Finance & Risk Management

As a member of the senior management team (SMT) the DCEO works to ensure the long-term financial sustainability of Volleyball England and, supported by the Finance Strategy & Risk Sub Group, be the guardian of the organisation’s risk management processes and responsible for the development, management and monitoring of the organisation’s annual budget and long-term budget forecast.

The Candidate

The Deputy Chief Executive Officer will be an excellent leader with experience of managing people, processes and technology in an operational environment. The candidate is likely to have experience within a senior role of an NGB or other sport/leisure-based organisation. They will have a strong command of the issues relevant to volleyball and/ or sport administration in the UK, and an awareness of the broader sporting landscape in the UK and/or abroad.

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How to Apply

Interested candidates should send a covering letter and application form to our team by clicking 'apply now'

Additional Information

Full Time
Job Type
Executive Role
Salary information
£40,000 - 50,000

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