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HURRICANES SET PIECE COACH

Full-time, contractor role from October 2022 – July 2023 

Are you relentless in your pursuit of growing the performance capabilities of others? Do you have the drive and humility to be the best you can be? If so, then this is the job for you. 

The Hurricanes have an exciting opening for a suitably qualified coach to join the Hurricanes Men’s Management Team in preparation for and during the 2023 DHL Super Rugby Pacific competition. 

In this role, you will be working with high performing players, coaches and management in a team environment and will be responsible for: 

  • The overall delivery of the scrum performance for the team 

  • Lineout defence systems and structure 

  • Breakdown support to the Attack and Defence coaches 

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have relative coaching expertise, have experience working with high-performance teams and be proficient at building and maintaining strong working relationships.  

This is an outstanding opportunity for candidates with the required experience, to add value to the Hurricanes Club. 

The position description can be found here.

If this sounds like the role for you, please send your CV and cover letter to apply@hurricanes.co.nz. Applications close at 5PM, Friday 22nd July. 

HURRICANES HEAD OF PERFORMANCE (Science & Medicine) 

Are you relentless in your pursuit of growing the performance capabilities of others? Do you have the drive and humility to be the best you can be? If so, then this is the job for you. 

The Hurricanes have an exciting opening for a suitably qualified Head of Performance to join the Hurricanes Club. In this role, you will be leading an integrated performance model that will: 

  • Lead the performance team (Strength & Conditioning, Physiotherapists, Sports Physician, Nutrition and Wellbeing) 

  • Deliver the athlete to play the ‘Hurricanes way’ game plan 

  • Identify, develop, and manage the performance monitoring system  

To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have extensive experience working within a high-performance sports environment leading high-performing teams, has a strong ability to connect with people, be open to new thinking, and be exceptionally organised. 

This is an outstanding opportunity for candidates with the required experience to add value to the Hurricanes Club. 

The position description can be found here.

If this sounds like the role for you, please send your CV and cover letter to apply@hurricanes.co.nz. Applications close at 5PM, Friday 22nd July.  

Commercial Partnerships Manager

Outstanding opportunity to develop your commercial sales skills for a leading sporting organisation. 

Reporting to the GM Commercial, you will be known for your ability to source, sell and manage partnerships across all commercial assets. Effective implementation of new business strategic sales and relationship plans, proactively delivering contractual benefits, managing budgets and forecasts and driving innovation to maximise revenue opportunities across all Hurricanes assets.

You will be an innovator and have at least 4 years’ experience in commercial sales/sponsorship, preferably gained within the sports or entertainment industry.  

Key responsibilities include:

  • Generating Commercial Revenue
  • Partnership Management
  • Strategic Planning

Please send your CV to Chris Yeo, GM Commercial Hurricanes, via apply@hurricanes.co.nz by Friday 8th July.  Please state your salary expectations.

Commercial Partnerships Executive

Outstanding opportunity to join a leading sporting organisation in a pivotal role within the commercial team. 

Reporting to the GM Commercial, you will be known for your ability to plan and manage a wide variety of projects and partnerships internally and externally. With a high attention to detail you will quickly become an integral member of the team which ‘get’s things done’ with an exceptional level of competence. Great communication skills and an ability to work collaboratively with all business units will see you develop the role in new ways.

You will be an emerging superstar and have at least 3 years’ experience in customer service, client/brand management roles, preferably gained within the sports, entertainment, or media industry.  

Key responsibilities include:

  • Management and execution of strategic business plans
  • Planning and reporting
  • Game day activations

Please send your CV to Chris Yeo, GM Commercial Hurricanes, via apply@hurricanes.co.nz by Friday 8th July.  Please state your salary expectations.