Date : 2017-05-15 2017-06-30
Job Category : FIFA U-17 World Cup LOC
LOC FIFA U-17 WORLD CUP INDIA 2017
Position: Accreditation Venue Assistant
Area: Operations Department
Reports to: Accreditation Venue Officer, Local Organising Committee
Functional Area Lead: Parmeet Singh Bhatia, Accreditation & ICT Manager, Local Organising Committee
Place: Goa/ Guwahati/ Kochi/ Kolkata/ Navi Mumbai/ New Delhi
Type of Contract: Conditions to be confirmed by the Organization
Email Application with CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Email Subject: Operations – Accreditation Venue Assistant
Application Deadline: Friday 30th June 2017
India will host the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017. It will be the first time the country hosts an event from the world football governing body. This is the third most important event of the FIFA calendar, with 24 countries playing 52 games in 6 venues across India. It has been a key stepping stone in the careers of a large part of world football stars, among them 16 senior World Champions and will be the most important event ever to be hosted in Indian football history.
The tournament has a huge worldwide reach, with an estimated global audience from almost 200 different countries, which is a golden opportunity to show India throughout the world, its cities, culture and the capability of organizing an event of the highest standards.
The FIFA U-17 World Cup will have a lasting influence in Indian Football, upgrading the infrastructure, setting up proper game operations standards and improving the overall quality of the game. Undoubtedly, the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 is primed to be a game changer for Indian Football.
This position will be responsible to assist the Venue Accreditation Officer in implementation of the Accreditation functional area for Local Organising Committee of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 and any ancillary events such as the Official Draw and the Opening Ceremony.
The selected candidate must have an operational understanding of accreditation categories with regard to function and access as well as sound operational experience in order to support all functional areas involved with the event.
He/she is expected to work under the guidance of the Accreditation Venue Officer to assist and implement the accreditation processes in line with FIFA requirements across a FIFA event, including Stadiums, Training Sites, official Hotels, IBCC, Media Centre and any other areas where accredited persons and/or spectators may be present.
He/she must work under the guidance of the Accreditation Venue Officer to implement the production and distribution schedule of the accreditation badges in the venue.
Personnel in Charge:
Will be agreed by the Head of Operations, Central Operations Manager and Accreditation & ICT Manager once this hiring process ends and there is a definite plan for this area.
Key Performance Indicators:
The Accreditation Venue Assistant is expected to implement the production and distribution schedule at the venue level under the guidance of the Accreditation Venue Officer. He/she must demonstrate a willingness to apply his/her prior experience with operations or accreditation to carry out his/her responsibilities as per the policies and structure of FIFA’s system.
This job description works as a reference of the responsibilities involved in this position. It is expected that the employee will execute other reasonable tasks asked by the Tournament or Project Directors. Roles and responsibilities listed above are accordingly subject to change.