Fédération Internationale de Natation, the world governing body for the Aquatics sports,
is looking for a
to strengthen its Sports department.
Division: Sports Department
Contract: 100% permanent
Start date: Immediate availability
Reporting directly to FINA’s Executive Director, the Communication and Sports Events Manager Asian countries will be responsible for supporting FINA’s management with the coordination of the various Aquatics disciplines at FINA’s Events;
Act as administrative liaison and coordinator officer between FINA and the Organising committees at main FINA’s events;
Plan and organise multi-functions, managing relationships and preparation of proposals, progress reports and final reports.
Provide support to the Marketing and Communication teams in order to support the development of appropriate strategies, the planning and implementation of FINA’s PR, brand and marketing communications in relation with FINA’s events and sports disciplines;
Provide services to FINA’s Asian Partners with focus on servicing Korean partners;
Communicate with National Federations, future organising committees and FINA partner’s;
Serve as dedicated interpreter and translator for FINA Management in Chinese and Korean languages;
Coordinate specific ad hoc situations at Events;
Highly proficient in communication, verbal and written skills;
Korean, Chinese and English high proficiency skills;
Significant experience in similar position at main international sports event;
Aquatics Sports background;
International coordinator position at important and large sports event;
Ability to work under pressure;
Capability to work skills, team work and human interactions;
Proficient with Microsoft Office tools;
Journalistic background (Master degree in journalism);
Willing to travel; flexibility to work outside office hours including week-ends;
Contact and information
If your profile corresponds to the above requirements and if you are highly motivated for this role within an international, challenging and fast moving environment, please send your complete application in English (motivation letter, complete curriculum vitae with work certificates and diplomas) to
Recruitment@fina.org, Ms Marcela Saxlund Medvedev, Fédération Internationale de Natation, Chemin de Bellevue 24a/24b, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland.
Only profiles corresponding to these requirements will be taken into account.
We thank to all those who apply; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Application deadline: October 25, 2019