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BFA President meet the Bounce Back Task Force

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) President, Maclean Letshwiti, and the BFA Task Force Team met this morning at Lekidi Football Centre to discuss their Bounce Back Action Plan of moving Botswana football back to competitive football.

The Task Force has been mandated to ensure that the Football fraternity is best placed to make the new-normal part of how football can advance and grow. The Task Force, which has been working with UEFA Assist, under the following Bounceback Action Plan, progress and reporting activity which is safe to undertake during Covid19 and can be carried out at home or by individuals return to competition planning including all necessary protocols, guidelines, regulations and sequencing any communication to be delivered to members & other stakeholders relating to the BFA’s plans in light of Covid19 any medical directives required in light of Covid19.

The task force will Address legal directives required in light of Covid19, look at the affordability of any action plans in light of the BFA financial review such other matters.

The team will in the coming weeks hold virtual meetings and is expected to frequently report on their progress.


Vacancy – Secretary General

Football is Botswana’s most popular sport by far: the game of the people. This is a position that will put you in the spotlight and challenge you, like no other. Botswana Football Association (BFA) is the supreme authority on matters of football in the country, and controls all aspects of the game. It is affiliated to the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), Confederation of African Football (CAF), and Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA).

The BFA seeks to recruit a Secretary General, who will lead and manage the operations of the Association, and drive mission to promote and develop the game of football across the country.

You will report to the President of the BFA as well as being responsible to the Executive Committee. Responsibilities will include: directing the BFA to deliver its commercial objectives including consolidating and growing existing revenue streams (especially broadcast and sponsorship) as well as identifying and exploiting new income steams; attending Exco meetings and providing a detailed overview on the operations and performance of the BFA; building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders; developing and implementing strategies aimed at promoting and developing football in the country; developing and leading structures to help secure the success of national teams at all levels; ensuring sound financial management and cost control; leading the communication & PR strategy; leading major projects at national and international level; and serving on committees and football bodies as appropriate across the country and, where required, within the confederation and worldwide.

A Botswana citizen you will need a minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Commerce or related field, and have proven experience of succeeding in a high profile, complex, multi-stakeholder organisation. Proven success in football administration, business development, and revenue generation will be advantageous.

To progress your interest please visit where you can download a more detailed advert for the position. To register your application, enclose your curriculum vitae. Closing date for applications is Friday, 12 February 2021.

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