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Triathlon WA Seeking Executive Director

Triathlon WA Seeking Executive Director

Date: 20 Dec 2023
Posted: 7 months ago



Triathlon Western Australia (TWA) is the State Sporting Organisation responsible for the development, promotion and governance triathlon and multi-sport throughout Western Australia. TWA a not-for-profit organisation which is governed by the Board. TWA is one of eight State/Territory Associations, which make up the membership of the national body, AusTriathlon. Triathlon WA’s purpose is to achieve a sustainable sport in which members and stakeholders are well serviced and represented. TWA looks to inspire Western Australians to embrace triathlon as a lifestyle, recreation, or sporting pursuit.


Reporting to the Board through the Chair, the Executive Director provides leadership, direction and overall management of all activities, business operations and services delivered by Triathlon WA. The role may also work with the Board in the developing and implementing of long term strategy, to achieve the organisation’s vision. The Executive Director oversees the day-to-day activities that achieve Triathlon WA strategic priorities.

The position is permanent full time; however a flexible approach to working hours is required due to the nature of working within a state sports association. The nature of the position requires some out of hours and weekend work, which is recognised in the remuneration package offered. The position will be based at Sports HQ, 203 Underwood Ave, Floreat WA.

Please see the position description for a full list of duties and responsibilities.

Applications close 15 January 2024.


  • Experience at a senior management level.
  • Excellence in organisational management.
  • Financial management.
  • Development of commercial, sponsorship and marketing opportunities to hence organisation.
  • Strong marketing, public relations and revenue raising experience with the ability to engage a wide range of stakeholders (desired).
  • Politically astute leader with the ability to set clear priorities
  • Keen analytic, organisational and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Ability to develop and operationalise strategies

Please see the position description for a full list of position requirements and desired attributes.


  • Tertiary Qualification(s) in a relevant discipline or equivalent experience. Ideally within the areas of Business, Sport Management and/or Event Management.
  • Australian Institute of Company Directors qualifications or similar


A current, concise CV and a covering letter demonstrating the position requirements and relevant experience must be submitted to the Triathlon WA President.
Contact Person: Brenden Koh
Email: president@wa.triathlon.org.au
Phone: 0434 603 671

Applications will close 12pm AWST on Monday 15 January 2024.

All contacts and enquiries are held in the strictest confidence.