It has been recognised by the LAA Board, staff and Member associations the way in which a child experiences Little Athletics may no longer be optimal or relevant within the Australian sporting landscape and as such needs to be more appealing to a broader consumer base.
LAA requires a Little Athletics Product Manager (PM) with expertise in sports product and delivery and commercial environments, including review and change management, to lead the organisation’s ‘Product’ development body of work. The ideal candidate will be the primary interface between LAA, our external stakeholders and LAA’s state and territory member associations. In this high-profile role, they will collaborate with numerous operational, development and product teams inside and outside.
LAA to identify, define and specify solutions that create the conditions for a product and delivery in the 3 to 12 age group that delivers a better experience for the athlete and their families/carers. The LAPM will build collaborative relationships, working closely with others to identify and resolve barriers to success and to create and execute change. The successful candidate will experience a wide range of problem-solving situations, strategic to real-time, requiring extensive use of data collection and analysis, and will prepare and execute regular program updates to the LAA Chief Executive Officer and the LAA Board of Directors.
Little Athletics as a product is a highly regarded and recognised brand in the Australian sports participation landscape. Many elements of its delivery are relevant and contribute to its current levels of success but with refinement the product has potential to become a leading choice amongst Australian children.
Reports to: LAA CEO Direct
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Andrew Johnston – Little Athletics Australia
Participation, Development and Projects Manager
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