Pony Club Queensland
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Senior Operations Manager

Pony Club Queensland

  • Brisbane Queensland Australia
  • Full Time
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  • Lead and grow an evolving State Sporting Organisation
  • Strategic and operational leadership role
  • Diverse ‘hands-on’ position

Pony Club Queensland is a state sporting organisation and is the peak body responsible for the sport of pony club in Queensland, with a membership of 7500 + from 209 clubs and 25 zones throughout the state.  Pony club is the entry level for equestrian, where young people learn to ride and to enjoy all kinds of sport connected with horses and riding as well as developing their skills and the promotion and practicing of high ideals in horsemanship and self-discipline.

Reporting to the State President, the Senior Operations Manager will provide leadership and strategic direction to the Pony Club Queensland organisation. This role will drive the 2020-2022 Strategic Plan and support the Elected Office Bearers in the management of day-to-day operations.

As a collaborative leader, the role will ensure strong levels of engagement with the staff and volunteer network whilst contributing to the success of the organisation. Operationally the role will work to improve all processes regarding membership, coaching and competitions throughout the state.

To be considered for this role you will need strong administrative and management skills with the ability to engage and develop lasting, positive relationships with the stakeholder family, including staff and volunteers. You will be thorough, accurate and timely in your work and capable of managing a range of tasks and duties in this small state office. You will have a good understanding of and experience delivering results within a specific budget, operational and strategic plans.

This role provides opportunity to lead and grow an evolving State Sporting Organisation and would suit a candidate who has previous Senior Operations / General Management experience or ready for the next career step from an Operations Management role, ideally from within a not-for-profit or sporting organisation. If you are looking for an exciting new challenge in your career then apply now!

For more information please read the detailed Position Overview attached. You can also visit the Pony Club Queensland website or follow on facebook or instagram.


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Please note Sportspeople Recruitment will commence screening for this role immediately. If you are intending to apply, please do so now. 

Preferred Format: Candidates must complete and submit the COMPULSORY Sportspeople Recruitment Application Form (attached to this advertisment) at the time of applying. The Form contains questions against which we require your specific response prior to considering your application. Sportspeople Recruitment prefers a 2 page letter of introduction and a CV of no more than 6 pages, merged into the Application Form as one MS Word file.

Your application should be sent electronically via the “Click here to apply for position” link below.

The Senior Operations Manager, Pony Club Queensland recruitment assignment is being managed exclusively by Sportspeople Recruitment - a specialist division of People Recruitment Group.

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Scott Oakhill

0408 258 337, +61 2 9555 5000, or FREECALL AU 1800 634 388

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