JOB ADVERT | First Team Manager

    Chester Football Club is inviting applications for the position of First Team Manager from suitably qualified individuals with demonstrable success and experience.

    Our Mission Statement

    A financially sustainable community-focused football club, playing at the highest possible level in the English Pyramid

    Applicants will be required to evidence the following:

    • Exceptional knowledge of non-league football, in particular the National League North or equivalent
    • A proven track record of securing results on the field and developing a team to play attractive, winning football
    • A proven track record in player development and experience working with a successful academy programme
    • A proven ability to identify, recruit and develop talent
    • A proven ability to successfully analyse team and player performance
    • Preferably the current holder of a UEFA A diploma
    • Sound understanding of expenditure controls and success in managing a playing budget
    • Excellent contacts within football and commercial awareness of the transfer and player market
    • Outstanding leadership qualities and an excellent communicator
    • A commitment to the values of our community football club and the fan-owned model

    Applications for this position must be submitted via email and include a CV and covering letter demonstrating how your experience and skills meet the club’s criteria.

    Please send applications to Andrew Morris, Chairman, at