The #CheetahPride will be holding their Annual General Meeting (AGM) this September 17th. The Club is keen to build upon the steps it has taken in recent seasons to establish ourselves as one of the most well-run programmes in the BAFA leagues. As the only competitive American Football club in Hertfordshire, there is a huge opportunity to become a dominant force attracting talent from the region to assist both on and off the field.
A large part of this is down to the work put in by the committee. As well as seek internal candidates, we are also open to suitable external candidates. We recognise that as we expand, there is likely to be expertise beyond our existing membership that can contribute in a meaningful way.
The volunteer positions available are as follows:
Chairman – responsible for oversight of the club and committee, heading meetings and the long-term sustainability of the club.
Vice-Chairman/Secretary – principal administrator, and responsible for filling in where the Chairman is unavailable or unable.
Treasurer – responsible for club finances and procurement.
Welfare and Medical Coordinator – To ensure club procedures are in line with BAFA welfare policy. Responsible for medical insurance and gameday medical cover.
Website and Social Media Officer – To raise the profile of the club through local and social media. Maintenance of the club website.
Social Secretary – Responsible for organising club events
Coaches Development Officer – Responsible for providing opportunities for coaches to develop at the Cheetahs, and to act as their representative to the committee.
BAFA Admin officer – Handle BAFA admin relates issues
Community Engagement and Recruitment Officer – Liase with local community groups to raise the profile of the club and game. To assist with rookie day.
Gameday Manager – To manage the setup of gameday equipment, liase with referees and manage pre-game admin.
Fundraising and Sponsorship Manager – To lead on fundraising through various channels.
Graphic Designer – to create promotional materials in line with club branding guidelines
Video Technician – generate HUDL footage and highlight packages
Alumni Officer – Liaise with and expand our alumni network, including arrangement of social events
Team Admins – assist committee with administrative tasks (1 per squad)
Equipment Manager – to maintain equipment and equipment storage
To apply, or for more information about any of these roles, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for applications for these voluntary roles is 15th September. Elections will take place at the AGM.