Sports administrators manage clubs, academies, associations or organisations that are involved in sporting or recreational activities. They promote sporting or recreational activities, seek corporate sponsorship and establish rules and policies of the organisation. They are also responsible for hiring staff including coaches and umpires.
Work is at a sporting club or facility, and some travel may be required.
Suits people with strong leadership skills who are excellent at communicating with people of all backgrounds.
Membership with the Sport Management Association of Australia & New Zealand may be useful
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