Ice Hockey UK is recruiting a Chief Executive Officer into a newly-appointed role to lead the organisation through the next exciting phase of its development.

IHUK is the nationally and internationally-recognised national governing body, also responsible for developing elite ice hockey in the UK, and the body recognised by the International Ice Hockey Federation.

Ice Hockey UK has recently entered into a new partnership with UK Sport to put plans in place with an aim to qualify for and perform successfully at major championships, including the Olympic Games in the next eight to 12 years.

Person Specification
We are looking for a candidate with outstanding leadership capabilities supported by an energetic, persuasive and engaging personality, and the skill to balance driving for results with instilling an inclusive culture of collaboration, team working, innovation and support.

Given the nature of the role, looking to play a key part in developing a growing sport, they will also need to possess the ability to adapt to fast changing environments, be a problem solver for existing issues and be a creative thinker to anticipate new trends and potential challenges).

The CEO will report directly to the Chair of IHUK and sit on the board of IHUK. The CEO will also be the accountable IHUK officer to UK Sport.

REPORTS TO: Board of Ice Hockey UK, through the Chair

SALARY: Circa £70k (pro rata £42k)

BENEFITS: Pension Contributions, allowable expenses

HOLIDAYS: 25 days per year (pro rata) plus statutory days

HOURS OF WORK: A minimum of 23 hours per week which may include evenings, weekends, public holidays and time overseas

LOCATION: Home based but with travel around the UK in addition to around 20 days per year overseas travel anticipated

For more details, including how to apply, please click here.