[National Team]

Head Coach Senior Tackle National Team

1 Jahr

Swiss American Football’s Mens’ Tackle National Team program is in a state of transition. After many years of faithful service, our incumbent Head Coach has announced his resignation. Subsequently, we are looking for a new and motivated person for the position of Head Coach, who wants to drive the project forward independently and contribute to the promotion of our sport.

Maybe YOU are our new

Head Coach, Senior Tackle, Swiss National Team


  • are responsible for independently leading the Men’s Tackle National Team in the function of Head Coach
  • are responsible for the overall training planning for the Senior Tackle National Team
  • you are responsible for player selection and performance
  • are the first point of contact for the athletes in all sporting matters
  • work closely with the head of competitive sports
  • are responsible for the implementation of the requirements of the SAFV and Swiss Olympic

You bring with you…

  • Pleasure in dealing with people
  • Several years of experience in coaching American Football
  • Language skills in German and English are a prerequisite
  • French and Italian are an advantage
  • Independence in your work – self-starter
  • Organizational talent, determination and assertiveness
  • IT literacy – for training planning and communication with athletes
  • Confidence and balanced approach to challenges
  • Flexibility and resilience

We offer…

  • Near total independence to deploy your sports vision for the team
  • Support with travel organization, camp logistics and other operational topics from the office of the association and the team manager
  • Familiarization with your tasks and onboarding in cooperation with the current Head Coach and the Head of Performance Sports

Are you interested in receiving more information? Our head of competitive sports, Sascha Gaveau, will be happy to provide you with further information. If you have any questions or would like to apply, please send an email to


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