The Perth Lynx is the only Women’s National Basketball League Club that operates as a wholly owned entity of a state basketball association which oversees and controls the complete pathway for women basketballers from introduction to basketball to the elite level.

We are now seeking applications from suitably qualified individuals to fill a key leadership role. Reporting to the CEO of Basketball WA the operations manager will manage and coordinate the team’s participation in the Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) in 2022/23. This is a short-term contract to 31 March with the possibility of extension.

As a leader of the Club, the Operations Manager will play an integral role in delivering the operational objectives of the Club. The sustained and measured success and outcomes of the Club on and off the court are critical and present a unique opportunity to make a positive impact on high performance basketball in Western Australia.

The Operations Manager will manage, facilitate and secure all necessary resourcing including the engagement of key contractors and other external facilitators to deliver the Perth Lynx. Achievement of self-sustainability through growth in membership, ticket sales and corporate, local, state and federal government support is critical for Perth Lynx’s participation in the WNBL.

The ability to work independently, be transparent and accountable are critical, there is a real need to efficiently and effectively manage the operation of the team and its participation in the league. This role is very hands on in supporting the coaching staff in their endeavours to put the team on the court. The manager will need to attend all sessions and ensure the teams needs are being attended to or can be addressed.

For full details of the position, please click here.

How to Apply:
Applicants are asked to forward a resume outlining their relevant experience and a covering letter addressing your interest in the position via email to: (No need to address duites or personal criteria specifically)

CEO at Basketball WA.
Reference Operations Manager – Perth Lynx

When do applications close?
Applications close at 5.00pm (AWT) 18 August 2022

Who do I contact if I have an enquiry?
In confidence to Rob Clement via email at

Willetton Basketball Association


The Willetton Basketball Association prides itself as a well-governed and progressive club, with the largest domestic competition in the state. We’re deeply proud of the referees that make this happen.  As part of our support for the program we’re excited to welcome a Referee Development Officer to our thriving program.

Continuing and expanding on the great work of the current referee development team, the primary role of the RDO is to develop and expand our current referee program. The current team will continue to offer support for this role.

The new person will oversee the current Willetton Referee program and the pathways for referees including the referee elite program, educators, supervisors and WABL referees (as just some examples of where referees can develop to).

The RDO reports to the Competitions manager, and will work closely with the competitions team (including supervisors, referees and committees). They must provide a high level of customer service and have strong organisational skills to enable them to be able to deliver outcomes while working to deadlines in a sometimes challenging and fast-paced environment. 

This role requires midweek and some weekend work, with monthly evening meetings with competition related committees.

The position is casual 25 to 35 hours per week however this role has busy and quiet times – time management skills, and flexibility are essential.

Please contact Olivia at, for the position description and if you have any further questions.