Intern, Ontario Player Development League (OPDL) - Ontario Soccer

Post date: Apr. 11, 2018

Application Deadline: Apr. 30, 2018

Position Start Date: Jun. 18, 2018

Position Summary:


Reporting to the Manager, Player Development Program, this internship role will assist with the management of the expanding Ontario Player Development League (OPDL) in 2018. This position will specifically be involved with the administration of the OPDL program in the areas of compliance and discipline, data analysis and research and support the development of the OPDL strategic plan.


Principal Accountabilities:

  • Communication with OPDL License Holders
  • Work with Communications Staff to produce OPDL content for Ontario Soccer Newsletter and Website
  • Data entry and management of OPDL Surveys and Assessments
  • Design and implement reports and presentations for OPDL Management Staff
  • Support implementation of OPDL Rules & Regulations
  • Development and maintenance of applicable sections on the Ontario Soccer website and OPDL League website
  • Planning and preparation of OPDL meetings and education sessions
  • Build and maintain relationships with stakeholders both internal and external
  • Updating and maintaining OPDL website
  • Liaising with OPDL Staff on matters relating to OPDL Management
  • Filing and maintaining compliance reports
  • Assisting with administration of league discipline
  • Additional duties, as required.



  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and computer skills
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office, particularly Excel and Power Point
  • Organized with great attention to details
  • Ability to work under pressure handling multiple priorities and be well organized to meet deadlines
  • 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
  • Basic understanding of soccer structure in the Province of Ontario

Type of Position: Full Time
Employment Type: Intern / co-op
Salary Range: 
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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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Contact Email: 
lwallington@ontariosoccer.netApply by Email