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FIFA/MA Youth Referees Course

Botswana Football Association  under the auspices of FIFA will conduct a FIFA/MA Youth Referees Course in Francistown at Francistown Sports Complex, from the 4-8 December 2017 comprising of 30 participants selected from Eastern Zone where there are U15 Elite League Teams (Mmadinare ,Selebi Phikwe, Bobirwa, Radisele ,Palapye , Letswapong , Serowe South, Serowe North, Mahalapye, Kalamari ,Shoshong, Francistown City ,Tonota Tati side ) The young referees age ranging from 15 – 17 years will undergo tutelage facilitated by the FUTURO III trained Referees Technical Instructor Mr Gaontebale Malete.

The official opening will be done by the Botswana Football Association Chief Executive officer Mr Mfolo E. Mfolo. The media is cordially invited for the opening ceremony on Monday 4th December 2017 from 1400 hours.

The same course will be facilitated by the same instructor in the Southern Zone at Lekidi Football Centre from the 11 – 15 December 2017.

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Job Advertisement – Legal & Compliance Officer

Botswana Football Association invites suitably qualified professionals to apply for the position of LEGAL AND COMPLIANCE OFFICER. 

DESCRIPTION:

The position of LEGAL AND COMPLIANCE OFFICER for Botswana Football Association (BFA) is a full-time position:

To provide general legal advice to the association and, inter alia, facilitation and resolution of legal matters; corporate governance; supporting the strategic and operational objectives of the BFA; and ensuring statutory and policy compliance.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in law.
  2. At least 3 years’ experience in a legal environment.
  3. Knowledge of BFA and FIFA Rules and Regulations, will be an added advantage.
  4. The Applicant must be an admitted Legal Practitioner by the High Court of Botswana.
  5. Private practice experience, will be an advantage.
  6. Botswana citizen.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensuring the efficient delivery of legal and secretarial support to the Secretary General, the BFA NEC, and various committees.
  • Ensuring that well researched recommendations be made available to the BFA, its committees and stakeholders.
  • Using internal and external resources and research to provide legal and technical support to the BFA its committees and stakeholders.
  • Compiling agendas and minutes on meetings.
  • Co-ordinating all meetings of the BFA, NEC, committees and stakeholders.
  • Ensuring that the BFA constitution, is adhered to.
  • Ensuring that the Rules of the BFA are adhered to.
  • Ensuring compliance with the strategic vision and mission of the BFA and with governance principles.
  • Providing technical and legal support to the Association.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To undertake such other duties as may be reasonably expected.
  • To maintain professional conduct at all times.

PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Flexible and adaptable.
  • Calm and measured when working under pressure.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Team working – effective at leading project teams and working cross functionally.
  • Strong work ethic and can do attitude – Proactive and solution orientated.
  • Effective and confident communicator.

Qualifying candidates should deliver their applications, curriculum vitae and certified copies of certificates and Identity Card to:

The Chief Executive officer

Botswana Football Association

PO Box 1396

Gaborone

Or email to bfa@bfa.co.bw.

Only qualifying candidate/s will be contacted.

Closing date is 07 February 2020.

 

For Further information required contact the CEO Office on: Phone: 3900279

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