Welcome to the Sport Jobs Round-Up, your go-to source for the latest career opportunities in the world of sport, brought to you by Behind Sport.

Whether you’re an aspiring professional, a seasoned veteran looking for a change, or simply passionate about the industry, we’ve got you covered.

 

 

Organisation: Formula 1

Position: Digital Content Planning & Strategy Manager

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They are looking for a Digital Content Planning and Strategy Manager to provide integrated planning and reporting to their team. This role is a new allocation to help underpin the alignment and evolution of ground breaking digital content by Formula 1. It is an exciting opportunity to inject knowledge of objective tracking, with audience engagement behaviour, alongside process of understanding the multiple pathways of audience engagement, across multiple global digital assets: from social, to web & app, audio, and streaming platforms: alongside language and territorial optimisations.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The English Football League (EFL)

Position: Senior Marketing Manager

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

As Senior Marketing Manager, you will play a pivotal role in delivering the league’s commercial and marketing strategy. Reporting to the Head of Marketing, you will lead the delivery of the EFL’s key marketing efforts, ensuring excellence in brand marketing, commercial partnerships marketing, broadcaster marketing relationships, and fan engagement initiatives. This role offers a unique opportunity to shape the marketing landscape of one of the most iconic football leagues in the world.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Great British Racing

Position: Premier Raceday Brand Manager – 12 month FTC

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 07.04.2024

Great British Racing (GBR) is looking for a proactive Premier Raceday Brand Manager to spearhead the rollout of the Premier Raceday brand. Premier Racedays showcase the best of British horseracing, with a unique visual identity to signpost the sport’s premium product to attendees, punters and TV viewers. Working closely with industry stakeholders, you will be instrumental in championing the brand’s identity and maximising its impact, playing a crucial role in bringing Premier Racedays to life and driving interest and engagement in the sport.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Formula E

Position: Digital Analyst

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Business Intelligence team and directly contribute to the digital growth of Formula E: across its platforms, fanbase and commercial outputs.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Provide reporting and guidance to the digital product and content teams in line with KPIs
  • Work hand in hand with the FE digital platform partners (Pulse Live, Monterossa) to deliver compelling and robust performance reporting with clear strategic recommendations.
  • Be the point person for digital analytics) – owning tagging and bringing discipline and consistency to reporting
  • Support the data analysis of our social channels and reporting dashboards – working alongside the Insights Manager and social agency.
  • Ensure availability and accuracy of reliable data by collaborating with other teams/agencies/platform partners on reporting strategy and data collection templates.
  • Manage ad hoc internal & external requests from our commercial partners for data and insights – with the support of the Senior Manager.
  • Provide comprehensive reporting and support the delivery of performance trackers and dashboards.
  • Translate complex data into a clear narrative with easy takeaways for non-technical audiences
  • Champion testing and optimisation across the suite of digital channels (such as CRM)
  • Be inquisitive! Analyse our activity and performance to truly understand our fan behaviour and make recommendations to key stakeholders.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Red Bull Racing

Position: Marketing Operations Executive

Location: Milton Keynes, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 06.04.2024

This role is full-time, located in Milton Keynes within the Red Bull Technology Marketing Operations Team. As a central point-of-contact, you will provide comprehensive administrative and organizational support to the Marketing Operations Team.

Your role involves assisting with various projects, coordinating events, and managing operational processes within the department. By ensuring smooth operations and effective communication, you play a vital role in optimizing our team’s efficiency and success.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Position: Social Media Executive

Location: Brackley, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 01.04.2024 (APPLICATIONS CLOSE TODAY)

They have an exciting opportunity in our Communications Team for a Social Media Executive for one of the world’s leading sports franchises. They are aiming to set the standard in social media and across the digital ecosystem and they are looking for the right candidate to deliver that ambition.

As one of the main administrators of the social media channels of Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, you will be part of a core team who is responsible for the content output of the eight-time F1 world champions. You will have the opportunity to engage and entertain an audience of over 25+ million people across the world’s leading digital platforms.

The successful candidate will be passionate about digital content, buzzing with new ideas and an enthusiastic follower of Formula One, who is able to translate the inside story of their challenge for the world championship into compelling content, in line with their Brand Values and those of their Team Partners.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB)

Position: Assistant Operations Manager – National Cricket Performance Centre

Location: Loughborough, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: £40,000 – £46,000 per year

Closing date: 10.04.2024

To be responsible for the co-ordination and programming of usage of the ECB National Cricket Performance Centre (NCPC) facilities at Loughborough University and the administration of the activities undertaken at the NCPC.

Assist the Performance Operations Manager with the day-to-day operations of the National Cricket Performance Centre, its user groups, facilities, equipment and financial management.

The role would ideally require someone to start at the end of June or the beginning of July 2024.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Stoke City Football Club

Position: Partnership Sales Executive

Location: Stoke-On-Trent, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Reporting into the Partnerships and Advertising Manager, you will play an important role in generating commercial revenue via the sales of regional partnerships, sponsorship and advertising – All of which provide the perfect platform for businesses of all sizes to showcase their services and offerings to a vast and engaged audience on a consistent basis, all whilst forging a close association with SCFC.

At a period of significant investment at the bet365 Stadium, this is a great time to join the team and immerse yourself in the inception of a plethora of exciting new commercial opportunities opening up to market.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Jockey Club

Position: Sales Executive

Location: Huntingdon, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

– Proactively drive sales of all packages for racecourses within the region, exceeding sales targets and upselling where possible

– Identify and target new commercial customers and sectors.

– Achieve specific performance targets and KPI’s to maximise revenue by managing their individual sales platform.

– Grow business from the existing customer base to meet targets, ensuring strong levels of repeat business.

– Be responsible for meeting and corresponding with all potential clients, handling, and converting incoming enquiries and contracting bookings.

– Proactively sell to all prospective customers, by researching them thoroughly and using conversion tactics to win new business for the Region and Group

– Participate & host client site visits, meetings, exhibitions & open days.

– Provide accurate weekly sales and activity reports.

– Work racedays across the Region as required.

– Cover the basic tasks associated with other team member’s roles at Huntingdon racecourse to provide suitable temporary cover on occasion of their absence.

– Assist in and fulfil local charity requests to include raffle prizes, bucket collections and raceday fundraising.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: 90min

Position: Women’s Football Editor

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

They are looking for a talented and connected Women’s Football Editor to join our global 90min content team in London. This role is a full-time four-month contract that will hopefully transition to permanent.

You will cover the biggest stories in women’s football (WSL, UWCL, NWSL and international), be required to work to tight deadlines and handle multiple responsibilities.

Candidates must understand what readers of women’s football content want and how to reach them. Audience development skills and experience will be essential in this role.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Fleetwood Town FC

Position: First Team Head Physiotherapist

Location: Fleetwood, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They have an opportunity available for a highly motivated, innovative and committed individual, to undertake a full-time role as their new First Team Head Physiotherapist.

As the Head Physiotherapist the individual will be responsible for the physiotherapy provision of all first team players and management of all first team medical staff.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Stockport County FC

Position: Head of Marketing

Location: Stockport, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The ideal candidate will have an organised and calm approach to work and be able to deal with the time-pressured demands in an elite level environment. They will be able to communicate effectively with colleagues, display a high level of knowledge of football tactics and demonstrate the technical ability required to work with industry-specific software.

Candidates should be forward thinking, having the ability to adapt and be innovative in relation to presentation of information. They should be self-motivated, committed and provide and maintain a high standard with the ability to work under time constraints, often with unsociable hours, as well as being able to build a rapport and function as part of the Analysis department and the backroom staff.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England Rugby

Position: Executive Director of Venue

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

England Rugby is recruiting for the unique and exciting role of Executive Director of Venue. This is a high-profile leadership position within the organisation, reporting into the CEO. The role holder will play a pivotal role in delivering the operational and commercial success of Twickenham Stadium and establishing a long term, sustainable development master plan for this iconic sporting location.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Aston Martin F1

Position: Events Executive

Location: Silverstone, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The responsibilities of this role are:

  • Focusing on management of internal events hosted at mostly, yet not restricted to, the Aston Martin Aramco Formula One Team HQ
  • Coordination, management and hosting of audiences various audiences, with a particular focus on partner and internal audiences
  • Curating new ideas around the internal guest programme to enhance experiences
  • Drive and manage pre-event planning and preparation
  • Implement planning tools and processes
  • Manage operational delivery of internal programmes
  • Guest management and hosting pre / post event and on site (collaboration with other business areas required)
  • Ownership of guest communications & invitation process
  • Ownership of internal events & guest lists
  • Ownership of branding and event collateral
  • Supplier / venue sourcing and management, including to ensure all suppliers meet company sustainability and operational standards
  • Front of House support where required
  • Manage set up / pack down of events
  • H&S and sustainability management, including meeting company & industry standards
  • Support with post-event debriefs
  • Support with data capture and reporting of internal programmes
  • To work proactively, responsibly and professionally always and to respect and comply with the
  • company’s reporting structure
  • To maintain and develop skill levels to industry standard and maintain current and thorough working knowledge of guest experience, commercial awareness and brand strategy

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Stockport County FC

Position: Events Marketing Executive

Location: Stockport, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Stockport County is looking for a results-driven and passionate Events Marketing Executive to spearhead the sales and marketing efforts in revolutionising matchday hospitality and events at the recently revamped Edgeley Park events space. You will be a driving force behind the success and profitability of their matchday hospitality and events calendar.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Roc Nation Sports

Position: Social Media Executive

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Roc Nation, a Live Nation joint venture, is looking for an Entry-Level Social Media Coordinator who will support the Sports Digital team in fulfilling digital priorities for Roc Nation Sports International clients, including digital marketing, social media, content development, and web/mobile properties. The Social Media Coordinator will also support the team across managing and executing content plans for Roc Nation & Roc Nation Sports digital platforms. This candidate must have social media/advertising skills, strong relationship skills, and a knack for storytelling & industry trends.

Apply here.

 

That’s it for our Sport Jobs Round-up this week, good luck to everyone applying.

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