FDC Operations Assistant people

Job Vacancy: FDC Operations Assistant

An exciting opportunity has become available for a passionate and driven individual to join the team at our flagship facility, The FDC.

So, you want a career in football? Well now’s your chance!

Work with a great group of people in an exciting and fast paced environment that has the development of the beautiful game at its core.

Norfolk County FA is the not-for-profit, governing body of football in Norfolk. Founded in 1881, it governs, regulates and develops grassroots football across the County, sitting under the umbrella of The FA.

We are proud of our positive culture, innovation, and one team ethos as a workforce. Every member of staff has a part to play in the development of #NorfolkFootball, and together we can change lives within the local communities around the County.

An exciting opportunity has become available for a passionate and driven individual to join the team at our flagship facility, The FDC.


Our new FDC Operations Assistant will be expected to:

  • confirm bookings and complete payment procedures for FDC core initiatives
  • support the administration and delivery of key FDC events
  • work toward achieving the agreed annual financial targets for The FDC
  • exhibit excellent customer relations when concerning reception, bar and kitchen service
  • contribute to Norfolk FA’s commitment to Safeguarding


The successful individual will have experience in a fast-paced, customer focused role, with excellent communication and problem solving skills. We are looking for somebody who thrives in a team environment and can work toward departmental targets, as well as having the initiative and discipline to work independently.

Do you have what it takes to make a difference and play your part in changing lives through the power of grassroots football? If so, we’d welcome your application.

Please find below the job pack for this position, as well as links to the online application form, and an anonymous Equality and Diversity monitoring form.

Applications must be submitted using the links below no later than 5pm on Thursday 12th May 2022. A separate covering letter and CV should be emailed to Kate.Dixon@NorfolkFA.com at the time of your form submission.

Interviews for the position will take place in person at The FDC (NR5 9ED) on Friday 20th May 2022.

Those candidates selected for interview will be notified, via email, on Friday 13th May 2022. Should you not receive any correspondence from us by this date this means that unfortunately you have not been selected for interview.

If you have any questions or queries regarding the roles, please contact Michelle Stewart, FDC Manager, via Michelle.Stewart@NorfolkFA.com.




Norfolk County Football Association embraces the diversity of Norfolk Football and promotes equal opportunities for all. We welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, pregnancy and maternity, sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership, sex and religion or belief.

Norfolk County FA is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk. Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check through The FA DBS process. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.