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Discover the latest opportunities available at the Football Foundation.

What it's like to work for us

The work we do really does make a difference. You don’t need to be passionate about football to apply to work here, however, an appreciation of the work of the Foundation and our aim to get more people across the country taking part in football and being active, is always beneficial.

Our roles

Engagement Manager job at Football Foundation

Engagement Manager

This is an excellent opportunity for someone with knowledge of sports development to join a team of talented individuals within the Grant Management team here at the Foundation and make a real difference to grassroots football.  

Benefits of working for the Foundation

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays which increases after 2 years, plus additional time off to volunteer.
  • A generous salary sacrifice pension scheme with an 8% employer contribution
  • Free health insurance with Bupa
  • Additional health cover with Westfield, including dental and optical cover
  • A monthly gym subsidy
  • Death in service benefit
  • Access to selected match tickets
  • The option to buy or sell annual leave
  • An interest free season ticket loan
  • Flexible working around core hours to help you achieve a healthy work-life balance

Graduate Placement Scheme

The Football Foundation does not operate a formal Graduate Placement Scheme. Opportunities are advertised on our website and candidates are encouraged to apply for any vacancies which they feel are suitable.

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