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Technical Development Officer (Coach Education)
Sports & Recreation | 2021-10-18 - 2021-10-24

Established in 1914, the Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) is the national sports association for football in Hong Kong. We are committed to enhance football development in Hong Kong. Over the past years, HKFA has been effective in broadening the base of participants and expanding various development programmes on community football covering grassroots and youth football, women’s football and futsal. We provide coaching education and referee training courses to increase the supply of qualified coaches and referees to support player development and improve the standards of refereeing. We also organize football leagues, local and international competitions.


Based on the solid groundwork laid in the past years, the continual collaborations with football stakeholders as well as funding support from the FIFA, AFC, the Government of the HKSAR, the Hong Kong Jockey Club and other sponsors, we keep moving in the right directions for the implementation of our new HKFA five year strategic plan, namely “The Vision 2025 Strategic Plan”, which the major goals identified vary from increased participation opportunities for all , viz. “Football for Everyone” to a long-term target of a Hong Kong men senior team going to the FIFA World Cup in 2034.


Our future success depends on the diverse talent and performance of dedicated employees. We now call for applications to fill this position which is under the Technical Development Department in the organization structure of HKFA. Reporting to the Coach Education Manager, the appointee will be responsible for the following:


Job Descriptions

  • To implement and coordinate the coach education programme for the Association
  • To prepare and monitor financial aspects (budgets) for coach issues
  • To liaise with AFC and other sports association
  • To coordinate logistical arrangements for coaching course
  • To provide secretariat support and administrative requirement for the department
  • To manage and oversee the attire and equipment of the courses
  • To maintain coach education web system and post releasing in HKFA official website

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or above
  • Holder of any HKFA coaching certificate
  • Holder of AFC “C” coaching certificate or above will be advantageous
  • With 1 year related experience in football coaching is preferable
  • Well-developed liaison, interpersonal, oral and written communication and people management skills
  • Sound administrative skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Fluent in English

The successful candidate will be offered on a contract term employment. Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Our employee benefits include Group Medical and Life Insurance to the right candidate


Please ensure that you have explored the following official link which lists the relevant instructions before making an application:



The information provided by the applicants will be treated in strict confidence and will only be used for the purpose of considering your employment application.


Interested athletes please contact HKACEP Office at 25048126 / 61839499 for more information and application.