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Job Posting: CFC Women's Head Coach

By Chattanooga FC, 12/28/21, 1:09PM EST

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Position Summary

Chattanooga Football Club will return the Women’s Team to the organization for 2022. The CFC Women’s Team will be an amateur summer team initially comprised of high-level youth, amateur, and collegiate players. The Head Coach provides leadership, direction, and oversight to the CFC Women’s Team both on and off the field as well as building the roster. This position will understand the Club’s Mission Statement and will ensure that day-today-operations are in pursuit of the Club’s Mission Statement.

This position is being considered for seasonal employment as well as a potential full-time position within the Chattanooga Football Club.

Essential Functions

  • Oversee and implement day-to-day team training, game preparation, game management, and team management.
  • Creates a high-performance environment within the Women’s Team.
  • Prepare, coach, and manage the team for all pre-season, exhibition, regular season, and Playoffs.
  • Responsible for managing Assistant Coaches and Performance Staff.
  • Oversight in player scouting and recruitment.
  • Responsible for updates on areas of responsibilities to Club Leadership, including budget oversight.
  • Attend Club community events, charity events, sponsor events, and other events as reasonably mandated by Club Management and Leadership.
  • Participate in regular speaking engagements, press conferences, and public appearances to promote the team via external communications with media and internal communications with marketing staff.
  • Represent Chattanooga FC and its related affiliates in a professional manner at all times.
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Strong organizational, communications, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives and exercise independent judgment based on an understanding of organizational policies and activities.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • High stamina and the ability to handle pressure.
  • Exceptional time management and a strong work ethic.
  • Remarkable leadership and collaboration skills.
  • Possess a confident, tact, and persuasive manner with strong networking and negotiation skills.
  • Strategic thinking ability. Detail-oriented.

Education, Experience, Certifications

  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a high-level youth club environment, Collegiate or Professional Club. Experience with building a new program (youth, college, or professional) is preferred.
  • US Soccer ‘A’ License (or UEFA equivalent) is preferred - USSF ‘B’ license (or UEFA equivalent) or in process of is required. A working understanding of NCAA, NAIA, and NJCAA eligibility rules, policies, and parameters and how those regulations pertain to eligibility preservation of any CFC Women’s Team players.

  • Proficient in computers with a focus on Google Suite, including Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Calendar.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, sit, talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to walk and use/reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • Position frequently works in an office and outdoor sports environment. Position occasionally requires the ability to work before or after normal business hours, including weekends to meet deadlines and attend various meetings and work events.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • Position may require working in outdoor weather conditions.

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