NewsCall for Application – Sports Development Coordinator

March 1, 2024by Mitieli Baleiwai
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Netball Fiji is responsible for the leadership, development and provision of netball opportunities across Fiji. 

Netball Fiji is seeking a dynamic Sport Development Coordinator to join its team. This is a full-time position based at the Netball Fiji head office in Suva.

Key responsibilities

  • Build the capacity of the “grass roots” structures of Netball Fiji to support delivery of development programs, including through running training sessions and accrediting coaches and umpires.
  • Implement playing, coaching and officiating pathways to increase participation in netball at all levels.
  • Develop an annual calendar of events for targeted communications with stakeholders. 
  • Liaise with tournament organisers and delegations as required. 

Qualifications, experience and skills required

  • Fiji resident
  • A Degree in Business Management or related field
  • Proven event and program management experience including attention to deadlines
  • Knowledge of grassroots netball and development in and around Fiji
  • Netball coaching and accreditation and experience in presenting courses
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient knowledge with Microsoft packages
  • Organizational and administrative skills with the ability to work independently
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to elicit cooperation
  • Experience in working independently and as an integral part of a team.
  • Must hold a current driver’s license.

Some domestic and international travel is expected.

This is a full-time position for a term of 3 years. 

If this is the position for you, please apply to with a cover letter, a recent curriculum vitae outlining your sport development experience and the name, email and telephone contact of three (3) referees – at least two should speak to your  experience in the sport development space.

Applications close on Wednesday 13th March 2024.



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