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: Bradford City AFC

Position: Head of Performance

Location: Bradford, GB (On-site)

Salary: £40,000 per year

To lead in the operational and strategic delivery of a sports science and conditioning programme to the playing squad, maximising team and individual athlete fitness and physical condition.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: West Ham United

Position: Marketing Officer

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The award-winning West Ham United Foundation (WHUF) is seeking a Marketing Officer to promote and advertise the organisation’s initiatives and charitable objectives.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing and Communications, the Marketing Officer will be part of West Ham United Foundation’s central team, working with colleagues across both the Foundation and the Club, and responsible for strategically developing, implementing and analysing marketing campaigns to promote our initiatives and events. This role will be key to increasing engagement, participation and fundraising; helping to enhance the Foundation’s reputation and partnerships.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1

Position: Visual Brand Manager

Location: Brackley, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: APPLICATIONS CLOSE TOMORROW

This role will work to develop and deliver the Team’s new brand identity. In this newly created role, you will be core to delivering the Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS F1 Team brand identity. Working with the Marketing Department to develop their brand identity and manage its roll out, ensuring consistency across all touch points.

The successful candidate will be passionate about sports marketing and branding, a cool pair of hands that can strike the right balance between delivering on existing brand constraints while also bending to the speed and development of a world-leading sports team. You will be working with their partner ecosystem and stakeholders to ensure their alignment and positive engagement with their team identity.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Jockey Club

Position: Event Manager

Location: Newmarket, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: APPLICATIONS CLOSE TOMORROW

They have a fantastic opportunity for an Event Manager to join their established Newmarket Operations team in the planning, organisation, and presentation of all racedays and events. Events range from small meetings to large exhibitions and include conferences, dinners, private parties, and fairs. This is an ideal entry level role for someone looking to begin a career in events.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Brighton & Hove Albion

Position: Club Photographer – 3 days per week

Location: Brighton, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 16.06.2024

They are hiring for a part time club photographer to take amazing photographs to bring the game to life. You will cover matches and training sessions across all teams and age groups. You will provide images in the live environment so they can be used instantly on their website and social media. This role offers you the opportunity to work alongside many different departments to support with their photography needs.

It is essential that you have previous experience as a club or agency photographer and have experience with using Adobe Photoshop and/or Lightrooms. You will also understand studio and portrait photography, including knowledge of lighting.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Brighton & Hove Albion

Position: Data & Insights Executive

Location: Brighton, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: APPLICATIONS CLOSE TOMORROW

This new role will provide insights & recommendations to support decision-making across the club working in close collaboration with their Digital, Marketing, Content, & Commercial teams. You will use a range of data platforms to identify trends, actionable insights and storytelling.
Please note that this role is based on-site at their north stand offices at their American Express Stadium in Brighton.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Premier League

Position: Communications Executive

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 14.04.2024

The Premier League is looking for a Communications Executive to support the wide-ranging work of its communications department, with particular focus related to on-pitch football matters. The right candidate will be motivated, organised and able to work in a fast-paced environment. The candidate should have a strong background in communications and knowledge of football.

The role will require the candidate to work with relevant Premier League departments, Clubs and other external stakeholders to assist in promoting the League.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Manchester City Academy

Position: Medical & Performance Coordinator

Location: Manchester, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 13.06.2024

Part of a multi-disciplinary team providing medical care and performance services to men’s Academy and women’s 1st Team players, you will have delegated responsibility for the efficient administration of the medical and performance services. Working in close support of our sports physicians, physiotherapists and sports scientists to set up clinics, deal with enquiries, book appointments and [if required] chaperone players, arrange prescriptions, type letters / reports and, update medical / performance records.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Tottenham Hotspur

Position: Marketing Executive – Football

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Reporting into the Marketing Manager – Football, the Marketing Executive will assist with the implementation of marketing initiatives and campaigns to help the Club’s key revenue generators achieve their objectives, with a focus on Global Football Development (GFD) and Women’s Football.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Jockey Club

Position: Digital Marketing Executive – Paid Media

Location: Location flexible

Salary: None listed

They have an opportunity for a Digital Marketing Executive – Paid Media to join their Customer and Commercial Team achieving short and long-term budgeted company volume and revenue through the development and execution of the company wide digital marketing strategy specialising in paid social, PPC display and programmatic advertising.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB)

Position: Senior Marketing Manager – Domestic Cricket

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 05.06.2024

To lead on the development of marketing strategies, plans and activities to support the professional domestic game.

This is a senior position within the Marketing team and plays a key role in achieving the team’s primary goal – to deliver growth across the game by driving more people to attend and follow cricket.

The role will report into the Head of Marketing – Men’s Cricket and is responsible for brand, marketing and ticket sales across men’s domestic competitions. It leads the creative and media strategies that support the 19 First Class Counties to acquire and retain attendance each season.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Football Association

Position: CRM Campaign Executive

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 05.06.2024

They are looking for an innovative CRM Executive to execute the CRM Campaign Strategy by creating and delivering industry-leading emails to the FA’s Grassroots audiences, using best practice data and email methods. You will have a keen interest in Football and play a key role in growing the acquisition and engagement of the FA database.

Please note that they work within a hybrid working policy and you will be required on site at the Stadium 2 days a week and as and when required, so please do consider this before submitting an application.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: AFC Wimbledon

Position: Head of Operations

Location: Wimbledon, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They are seeking an experienced and dynamic Head of Operations to oversee and manage all aspects of stadium operations, including cleaning, maintenance, security, IT, grounds maintenance, and health & safety.

The successful candidate will play a critical role in ensuring the smooth functioning of the stadium, supporting sporting events, and other large-scale activities. This position requires strong leadership skills, excellent problem-solving abilities, the ability to multi-task, experience in budget management, and a comprehensive understanding of stadium operations.

The successful candidate will sit on the club’s senior management team.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England Golf

Position: Digital Communications Manager

Location: Woodhall Spa, GB (On-site)

Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 per year

Closing date: 06.06.2024

As the digital communications manager you will lead and manage all digital communications platforms. They require someone to bring specialist knowledge and skills to the application and integration of digital channels, particularly the website, to ensure they are aligned to the organisation’s vision, strategic objectives, corporate marketing and communications strategy and other specific campaign messaging.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Bloomsbury Football

Position: Head of Events

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: £27,000 – £38,000 per year

The new senior role of Head of Bloomsbury Events will be entrusted with setting up and managing the new Bloomsbury Football Foundation events arm. This person should have a passion for sport, be organised and seeking a new challenge.

This role will require sourcing, planning and delivering events, which range from brand activations with Nike to tournaments for brands at venues such as Stamford Bridge and Wembley Stadium. In addition to building on existing relationships, business development to secure new work will be integral to the success of the role.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Fanatics

Position: Social Media Manager UK

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Fanatics Collectibles is looking for a Social Media Manager to be responsible for the management & posting of content daily across Topps’ social media channels (inclusive of TikTok, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitch) as well as identify new and emerging platforms in which to participate in the UK. This role will also lead all marketing and PR activities across social media.

As Social Media Manager you will work cross-functionally to ensure Brand, Marketing and Sales initiatives are communicated and promoted accordingly from Topps channels. You will oversee the Topps content calendar, identifying key dates across the various properties to plan and create relevant, engaging content.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Portsmouth FC

Position: General Manager – Women’s Football

Location: Portsmouth, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

As General Manager, you’ll be the driving force behind the Club’s long-term strategy for women’s football. You’ll oversee all aspects of the team, from personnel and budget management to commercial development and day-to-day operations. You’ll also build strong relationships with key partners and ensure the Club meets all licensing and regulatory requirements.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Birmingham City FC

Position: Head of Commercial

Location: Birmingham, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

In this pivotal role, you’ll be responsible for driving significant revenue growth and elevating the club’s brand presence through strategic partnerships, sponsorships, and innovative commercial initiatives.

You’ll Make a Major Impact By:

  • Developing and executing a watertight commercial strategy to maximise revenue streams and propel business growth.
  • Identifying and capitalising on new revenue opportunities to diversify income and achieve ambitious goals.
  • Cultivating strong relationships with partners and brands, ensuring their needs are not just met, but exceeded.
  • Overseeing the hospitality and events program, creating premium experiences that attract high-value clientele.
  • Managing advertising and marketing activities to drive sales, brand awareness, and successful partnerships.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Birmingham City FC

Position: Partnership Sales Executive – Men’s

Location: Birmingham, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Birmingham City Football Club is searching for a driven Partnership Executive to join their vibrant Commercial Team!

The Impact You’ll Make:

  • Play a pivotal role in securing and activating partnerships that propel their Men’s Team towards success.
  • Cultivate relationships with key partners, crafting bespoke proposals & maximising brand exposure.
  • Collaborate across departments to develop innovative sponsorship activations and community engagement initiatives.
  • Be a champion for Birmingham City, fostering a thriving commercial network and strengthening our connection with the local community.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Birmingham City FC

Position: Partnership Sales Executive – Women’s

Location: Birmingham, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Birmingham City Football Club is searching for a dedicated Partnership Executive to join their team at St Andrew’s Stadium.

The impact you’ll make:

  • Fuel the growth of Birmingham City Women’s Football: Grow partnerships and sponsorships to secure vital funding for the team.
  • Forge strong relationships: Be the bridge between the club and key partners, ensuring everyone thrives.
  • Activate winning partnerships: Develop creative campaigns that bring sponsorships to life and maximise brand exposure.
  • Champion the women’s game: Collaborate with stakeholders to build excitement around women’s football in the community.

Apply here.

 

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

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