Through the spirit of cooperation and competition, our program fosters the physical and mental development that is necessary to excel at soccer in a healthy character-building environment that combines fun and excellence for youth soccer players year-round.
The San Francisco Vikings Soccer Club is looking for an Executive Director to spearhead our player first model. It includes setting the overall strategic direction of the club along with the board of directors. From there the vision will need to be executed which includes recruiting and managing the executive team. The Executive Director will be a full time position with a competitive salary, incentive bonus and health benefits.
Set the strategic direction and long term goals of the club
Recruit, retain and manage executive team that may include Operations Director, Director of Coaching, Development Director, and Marketing Director
Conduct and oversee fundraising efforts to support Club initiatives
Be the face of the Club
Build relations with the local community and aim to build relations with schools and colleges so that they can attract young players and develop interest in soccer.
Start Date: as early as May, 2018
5+ years relevant work experience in a sports director role
Self-motivated, proactive team player with innovative ideas to inspire player loyalty and development.
Proven track record of highly-professional management in a dynamic, soccer environment.
Strong interpersonal skills and experience building strong internal and external relationships.
Diplomacy, tact, and poise under pressure when working through issues
Additional Salary Information: Full-time competitive salary with health benefits and bonus structure.
About San Francisco Vikings Soccer Club
San Francisco Vikings Soccer Club is a soccer community built around a player first model. Our club focuses on developing soccer building blocks for youth players at each level of their game from early ages to high school and beyond. We work to foster a “love for the game” well beyond their youth soccer years.
SF Vikings, founded in 1922, is the oldest soccer club in San Francisco. We register over 1000 youth soccer players from early ages in Pre-K through high school in multiple programs across recreational and competitive teams.