Do you want to be a part of the largest Junior Football tournament in the Southern Hemisphere?


Every year, the McDonald’s Kanga Cup Organising Committee is on the lookout for enthusiastic, driven people to join their team in a number of different roles!

Whether you’re studying and looking for experience in a rewarding, fast-paced field, you’re keen to take on a new challenge as a Venue Manager or you want to lend some of your time to the McDonald’s Kanga Cup, we want to hear from you!


Venue Managers

McDonald’s Kanga Cup Venue Managers are an integral part of the tournament running smoothly, and during the week will be the first point of contact at each ground for many participants.

The primary tasks will centre on communications, people management, time management and delegation.

Specific tasks include:

  • Be the KCOC representative at venues to answer questions and help competing teams, spectators and McDonald’s Kanga Cup partners (such as merchandisers and photographers)
  • Liaise with your workforce team to ensure tasks are completed and teams are content – delegate/help if necessary
  • Liaise with the KCOC throughout the week in regards to field condition and the ability to play matches
  • Set Up/Pack Up McDonald’s Kanga Cup signage at venue and lock up each day

Read the role description here

TO APPLY, HEAD HERE!

Referee Venue Appointments Officer

This role is the first point of contact for all referee appointment enquiries during and 1 month prior to the McDonald’s Kanga Cup.

The primary tasks will centre on communications, people management, time management and delegation.

Specific tasks include:

  • Develop and maintain the Tournament Referee database.
  • Allocate Match Officials into appointment panels based on their qualifications, experience and age.
  • Draft the group stage appointments prior to the Tournament commencing.
  • Liaise with the Head of Referees when drafting appointments to finals matches.
  • Communicate the appointments and any appointment changes to Referees, Referee Coaches and Referee Coordinators as soon as possible.
  • Liaise with Match Officials and Referee Coordinators as necessary.

See what the role includes here

SEND AN EMAIL TO REFEREES@KANGACUP.COM IF YOU ARE INTERESTED

Referee Coordinators

McDonald’s Kanga Cup Referee Coordinators are the main point of contact for all Match Officials and related inquiries at each venue.

The primary tasks will centre on communications, people management, time management and delegation.

Specific tasks include:

  • Liaise with Referee Appointments Officer in appointing officials to matches
  • Liaise with Referee Coaches to ensure match officials receive appropriate coaching
  • Assist match officials with match day administration before/after the match

Click here for a full role description!

TO APPLY, HEAD HERE AND FILL OUT THE FORM!

Volunteers

The McDonald’s Kanga Cup is an event that relies on the contribution of volunteers to run seamlessly each year.

There are plenty of roles to go around each year, and you can pick your preferred one based on who you are and what you enjoy.

Between Venue Managers, Venue Assistants, Results Managers, Referee Coordinators and more there is a position for everyone at the McDonald’s Kanga Cup.

Roles

Learn about the role here

Think you’ve got what it takes? Apply here!

Internships

Every year, the McDonald’s Kanga Cup offers students a chance to further their studies and gain industry experience through our Internship positions.

2021 is no different, so have a look below and get in touch with Melinda Green via email to apply or if you have a question.

Roles

McDonald’s Kanga Cup Events Assistant

McDonald’s Kanga Cup Administration Assistant