1 The World Curling Federation (WCF) is the International Federation responsible for the organisation of the Olympic Winter Sport of curling. With 53 members spread across the world, the WCF leads the development of curling through a varied programme of international competitions, education and support programmes. The WCF is also responsible for the Paralympic Winter Sport of Wheelchair Curling.
2 The WCF is a Swiss-registered company with its administrative office in Perth, Scotland. The successful candidate can be based at either the Perth Offices or work from home. A significant amount of travel and irregular working hours will also be undertaken to support the work of the Federation at events worldwide.
3 For this full-time position, applicants should indicate their salary expectations on their letter of application. The actual salary will be dependant on the experience of the candidate.
4 The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years experience in a similar role and will have strong written English language skills as well as a good command of MS Office and experience of website management, including website programming and design. A basic understanding of curling and interest in the sport would be helpful. Experience engaging with Social Media is essential.
5 Additionally, the successful candidate will have strong technical IT skills relating to the setting up and maintenance of temporary IT networks. The ability to offer support troubleshooting hardware issues would be beneficial.
6 We are looking for an individual with strong people skills, who can play their part in the team that delivers support services for the events and media teams at WCF events but is also capable of working under their own initiative.
7 Applications should be in the form of a CV and covering letter outlining the candidates suitability for the post.
8 Applications should be submitted by email to email@example.com by 4pm GMT December 30, 2013.
9 Interviews will be conducted in early January 2014.DOWNLOAD COMPLETE JOB DESCRIPTION BELOW