Intern, Competitions & Events - Ontario Soccer

Post date: Apr. 11, 2018

Application Deadline: Apr. 30, 2018

Position Start Date: Jun. 18, 2018

Position Summary:


Reporting to the Senior Manager, Competitions & Events, this internship role will assist with the growth of the Ontario Player Development League (OPDL) in 2018 as well as the Ontario Cup (Ontario’s Provincial Soccer Championships). It is essential that the OPDL game day operations are running smoothly and efficiently and this position will assist with the coordination of game day operations and league management.  The position will also assist with the Ontario Cup and the many facets involved with running a competition of this size and scope.

Primary Area of Responsibility for this internship role:


  • Promotion and communication of events
  • Data entry and management of data in department databases
  • Management of discipline arising from competitions
  • Development and maintenance of applicable sections on the Ontario Soccer website and OPDL League website
  • Planning and preparation for competitions and events
  • Manage and execute event day operations
  • Build and maintain relationships with stakeholders both internal and external
  • Additional duties as may be expected by the Ontario Soccer


Key Duties:


  • Updating and maintaining OPDL website
  • Filing and maintaining game sheets and reports for OPDL and Ontario Cup
  • Reviewing game reports and recording issues
  • Assisting with administration of league discipline and Cup discipline
  • Preparing weekly news stories on Ontario Cup
  • Maintaining Ontario Cup databases and archives
  • Preparing and disseminating information for Ontario Cup Tournament Hosts across the province
  • Additional duties as required within Events Department.



  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and computer skills
  • Interest in working with and supporting volunteers
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends and off business hours



  • Self-starter and able to work harmoniously with colleagues
  • Work with great initiative and energy

Type of Position: Full Time
Employment Type: Intern / co-op
Salary Range: 

Contact Details

Contact Name: Lyn Wallington
Location: The Soccer Centre, Vaughan, ON
7601 Martin Grove Road
Vaughan, ON L4L 9E4
Contact Phone: 9052649390
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Web Address:
Contact Email: 
lwallington@ontariosoccer.netApply by Email