Job: Competitions Officer

The Softball Ulster Competitions Officer is responsible for organising the regular SU league fixtures, SU tournaments and any SI tournaments to be held within Ulster. The Competitions Officer is the first port of call for any problems with league fixtures during the season.

Glenn McKnight

The key responsibilities of the Softball Ulster Competitions Officer include:

  • Work directly with the Chairperson and SU Council to develop the sport of softball in Ulster.
  • Take the lead in the development of the SU league and all SU competitions (e.g. SOS, CT Cup or EOS tournaments).
  • Prepare a draft league schedule in the pre-season for approval by the SU Council and SU team captains.
  • Liaise with the Treasurer to manage the budget for all SU tournaments, including the purchase of new equipment.
  • Liaise with the Secretary in communicating league schedules and events with the SU membership.
  • Liaise with the Chief Umpire to prepare a schedule of umpire cover for the regular SU league and SU tournaments.
  • Liaise with SI and the other regional leagues to ensure events calendars do not clash.
  • Liaise with the Media Officer to ensure the SU website is updated in a timely fashion with game results and schedule changes.