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Golf Ireland seek applicants for two new senior roles

​Vacancies at Golf Ireland

  • 16 November 2020

In January 2021, Golf Ireland will become the new single governing body for golf on the island of Ireland, taking over from the GUI and ILGU.

Based in Carton Demesne near Maynooth, Golf Ireland is a non-profit company, limited by guarantee, and is responsible for leading, growing and supporting the game of golf on the island of Ireland. The Board of Golf Ireland will be made up of 13 volunteer Directors supported by an Executive team and a suite of sub-committees.

Four Regional Executive Committees, one in each of the Provinces of Ireland, are responsible for the delivery of local operations.

The primary functions of Golf Ireland include the administration of Championships and Inter-Club events, the administration of the World Handicap System and the Rules of Golf and Amateur Status, the delivery of a World-class High Performance Programme, contesting and hosting International Fixtures, Supporting Clubs and Growing the Game.

The Transition Board of Golf Ireland now wishes to invite applications for two new senior management roles in the new organisation.

Chief Operations Officer

Reporting to the CEO, the Chief Operations Officer will manage key operational activities of Golf Ireland including Golf Development, Club Support, Safeguarding and Inclusion. The successful candidate will be a member of the senior management team and will also oversee the operations of Golf Ireland’s regional offices.

Further information HERE.

Commercial and Marketing Director

Working closely with the CEO, the Commercial and Marketing Director will lead the management of Golf Ireland’s commercial, sponsorship and marketing strategies. The successful candidate will also be responsible for Golf Ireland’s communications and online  activities.

Further information HERE. ​

If you wish to apply, you should make a written submission stating how you fit the role, along with a detailed curriculum vitae.

Applications should be made via email to careers@golfireland.ie

The deadline for applications is Friday 4 December at 5pm.

Golf Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.

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