The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of United Soccer Coaches will be a strategic and driven leader, focused on process and outcomes, possessing a strong track record and diverse skill set to build and lead the Association. The CEO will bring vision, gravitas, passion, and high energy to generate new ideas in support of United Soccer Coaches’ mission.
Minimum Requirements: •Bachelor’s degree required •Minimum of 7 years of leadership experience
Application Preferences: •Master’s degree preferred •10+ years of leadership experience •Experience in soccer industry, member associations, or related field •Proven track record of experiences in business, marketing, communications, development, sponsorships, negotiation, and partnerships •Previous leadership role managing a department and/or organization •Previous experience in team building and developing a positive workplace culture •Excellent understanding of diversity, equity, and inclusion •Strong communication & interpersonal skills •Experience with Salesforce & other supporting technology •Passion and competencies to navigate the coaching education landscape • Development and implementation of strategic plans
Application Materials: 1.Resume outlining experiences directly relevant to the position 2.Cover letter, including a personal statement that speaks to the candidate’s leadership style & experiences 3.References – provide contact information for five references who can speak to the candidate’s readiness for the position (phone & email) 4.malto:firstname.lastname@example.org
*Please refer to the Job Description for more specific duties and responsibilities of the CEO of United Soccer Coaches. https://unitedsoccercoaches.org/job-listing-united-soccer-coaches-chief-executive-officer/
About United Soccer Coaches Association
Founded in 1941 and based in Kansas City, MO, United Soccer Coaches has grown into the world’s largest soccer coaches’ organization that serves members at every level of the game.
United Soccer Coaches works every day to inspire coaches and ignite their passion for the game so they pass it on to players and others in the soccer community.
“United Soccer Coaches provides programs and services that enhance, encourage, and contribute to the development and recognition of soccer coaches, their players, and the game we love.”