The British Tenpin Bowling Association

Apply for the Post of CEO – British Tenpin Bowling Association

ceo1CEO – British Tenpin Bowling Association
Our organisation is ready for change!

The search is on for an exceptional, dynamic individual who will lead the British Tenpin Bowling Association (BTBA) through a programme of strategic development and restructure.

The BTBA is the National Governing Body for the sport of tenpin bowling in England and is looking for an inspirational leader with determination and integrity who will bring financial sustainability and growth to our sport. It aims to work in partnership with the wider bowling family to create a vibrant, safe and progressive sport, embracing bowlers of all abilities and from all communities, to grow the next generation of bowling champions.

This role includes working with Area Associations, affiliated youth bowling clubs, officials and coaches as well as building effective partnerships with all major stakeholders especially Tenpin Bowling Proprietors Association (TBPA), the Sports and Recreation Alliance and Sport England.

The post is a Part-time fixed term 12 month contract starting 8 April 2013 to 4 April 2014. Salary to be agreed. For further information write to The Chairman, BTBA Head Office, The City Pavilion, Collier Row Road, Romford, Essex, RM5 2BH

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to respect this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced CRB check.


  • Lead and manage the development of the vision, strategy and policies, in collaboration with the Chairman and National Council (NC).

  • Represent and champion tenpin bowling at the highest level by being its advocate and ambassador for the sport at local and regional level.

  • Support and signpost the NC in its responsibilities for the governance of the organisation, its financial stability and the most appropriate use of funds with a key focus on increased participation and membership.


  • Commitment to the organisation’s identity, purpose and values and to the sport in general.

  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership and influencing skills, and the ability to support the NC and committees and communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.

  • Understanding of the purposes of corporate governance and management within a National Governing Body and frameworks for assurance and accountability.

Download Application Form Here

You are here: Home


The British Tenpin Bowling Association

The City Pavilion, Collier Row Road

Romford, Essex.  RM5 2BH.

Tel: +44 (0)20 8478 1745