Sport Jobs Round-up | 06-11-23

Jack Glennon
Nov 6, 2023

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.

You’ll notice a lot of the jobs in this edition are the same as last week, most are still open for applications so make sure you get yours sent in ASAP!

 

Organisation: Chelsea FC

Position: Social Media Content Creator

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

As Social Media Content Creator for Chelsea Foundation, you will be responsible for content creation for Chelsea Foundation’s social media channels with a particular focus capturing dynamic photography and video content from Chelsea Foundation’s extensive programme of activity.

This content will then be used to highlight the work of Chelsea Foundation on external channels such as Instagram, Twitter and ChelseaFC.com.

You will also work closely with colleagues to capture content, including those responsible for content creation for the Chelsea FC global social media channels, aligning with the wider social strategy, house style and tone of voice.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Electronic Arts

Position: Brand and Communications Intern (12 months)

Location: Southam, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Responsibilities

  • You will assist the Brand Marketing team with marketing beat briefs, asset requirements, approvals and campaign deployment
  • You will support the Brand Management team with product marketing strategy, optimising the player journey and helping to put the player at the heart of our new release and live service strategy
  • You will join team brainstorms as an equal team member to help shape plans to take our products to market
  • You will assist with requests to and from our agency partners – production, creators and PR
  • You will manage asset and code requests via our digital tool systems
  • You will assist with reporting, tracking quantity and quality of coverage alongside social engagement and sentiment
  • You will have the potential to assist and attend live events

Qualifications

  • You are studying in the penultimate year of an undergraduate Bachelor’s Degree programme
  • You are available to commence a full-time, 12 month placement in July 2024.
  • You are legally eligible to work in Southam, UK, without the need for visa or relocation support.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Formula 1

Position: Relationship Manager, Race Promotion

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The Relationship Manager will provide strategic support to help build, maintain and grow existing relationships. They will also help identify and deliver innovative fan engagement activities in conjunction with race promoters as well as governments and host cities.

The role will involve working with the Relationship Management and Commercial Development functions within the Race Promotion Team, and internally with other F1 departments to help streamline communication, problem solve and grow fan engagement opportunities.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Manchester City

Position: Product Project Manager

Location: Manchester, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 13.11.2023

Reporting to the Director of Product, you will be responsible for providing project management support to the development of new products. Working within the product development governance framework, you will be responsible for managing the overall schedule of project work across the entire product portfolio with specific responsibility for managing the project planner, following up on actions and tracking progress, timelines and milestones for delivery, as well as the overall project roadmap. You will also be responsible for the preparation of project reports and presentations to provide key updates to senior stakeholders and highlight key decisions required.

You will also be responsible for, budget, resource utilisation, timelines and throughput of delivery; these will be major metrics that you track, consider and challenge delivery teams on. You will provide counsel to the Product Team and business leaders [with excellent instincts from extensive experience] about the threats to a project, what is on the critical path, how to move a project back onto plan and how to present those elements to key product stakeholders.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Lawn Tennis Association (LTA)

Position: Marketing & Customer Experience Coordinator

Location: Wimbledon, GB (On-site)

Salary: £25,000/yr

Closing date: 08.11.2023

They’re looking for an enthusiastic, organised and creative individual who is looking for their first or second marketing role, to play a key role in the growth and continuing success of Tennis TV. The candidate will support the marketing and product teams in coordinating marketing campaigns and improving customer experience for Tennis TV subscribers around the world. The candidate will also have the opportunity of working with important stakeholders including the ATP Tour and tournaments. They’re looking for someone with strong communication skills, a team player attitude and strong initiative to identify and implement solutions.

The successful candidate will create engaging marketing campaigns with a focus on email marketing, as well as push notifications to our mobile audience, with the aim of delivering high-quality, targeted communications to prospective, active and lapsed customers. The candidate will also be responsible for monitoring and responding to customer service queries on social media and on various app stores, and working closely with our third-party providers’ technical and customer service teams to deliver the best possible experience for Tennis TV subscribers.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England Netball

Position: PR & Communications Executive

Location: Loughbrough, GB (On-site)

Salary: Circa £27,000 dependant on experience

They are looking for a superstar communicator, who is confident and collaborative, with a ‘can do’ approach to join their team and help to take their sport to new and exciting places at a pivotal time for the organisation and the game.

Working across both England Netball and the Netball Super League, the PR & Communications Executive will help to develop and support the delivery of industry- leading communications plans and campaigns that relentlessly shine a light on our game, driving visibility, growth and momentum.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Everton

Position: Partnership Management Lead

Location: Liverpool, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Partnerships Manager to deliver exceptional servicing to existing and future Club partners, ensuring all partners receive their full allocation of rights and additional added value. This role will be integral in supporting the continued growth of the business as it enters one of the most transformative periods in its history.

You will be the day-to-day contact across your partnership portfolio, inclusive of multiple principal partners, and will ensure your team delivers success whilst building and nurturing excellent relationships will all Club partners.

Working closely with the senior partnerships team, including sales, you will assist in the development of additional commercial opportunities throughout the term of contracts and work with the commercial team when required on partnership renewals.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Manchester City

Position: Strategy Development Manager – Visitor Attraction

Location: Manchester, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 13.11.2023

Reporting directly into the Director of Product, you will be responsible for developing and driving the product development strategy for new and existing products within the Visitor Attraction portfolio at Manchester City. You will also have responsibility for the delivery and execution of the strategy you develop. This role primarily covers the Manchester City Stadium Tour.

As the Strategy Development Manager / Head of Product you will work very closely with the Commercial, Fan Experience and Technology Solutions teams to drive product improvements and performance. As Head of Product for Visitor Attraction, you will have ultimate responsibility for the strategic direction and performance of the products, across every touch point of the product.

In addition to Strategy and Product Development, you will also be responsible for the strategic planning and operational delivery of fully integrated, omni-channel marketing campaigns.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Liverpool FC

Position: Physical Activities Community Coordinator

Location: Liverpool, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They have an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our Liverpool FC Foundation team as a Physical Activity Community Coordinator. In this role, you will work closely with the Red Neighbours team, to ensure that the Red Neighbours programmes and partnerships in areas surrounding our Anfield, Kirkby and Melwood homes continue to organically grow with in line with community needs.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Gymshark

Position: Digital Content Executive

Location: Solihull, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The Digital Content Executive is responsible for executing the overall Digital Content strategy globally to ensure they are continuously improving site experience, user journeys and marketing content execution. They will create landing pages and onsite journeys to support campaigns, product launches and brand moments. The Digital Content Executive will be required to report and analyse site performance, work with key stakeholders on innovating content capabilities and brief creative on content requirements for site content.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Formula E

Position: Sales Operations Coordinator

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary:£28,000/yr – £35,000/yr

They are searching for a determined and adaptable Sales Operations Coordinator that is looking to be a part of a company anchored in motorsports, technology and purpose, with an exciting future ahead of it.

Key Deliverables:

A key part of the role is the capability to organise team resources and workflows for the proposal briefing process. Therefore personality, collaboration and commercial mindedness are critically important. It’s these skills and attributes that are more important to us than roles held or time served.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Liverpool FC

Position: Digital Designer

Location: Liverpool, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 12.11.2023

We’re looking to recruit an experienced Digital Designer to join an ambitious and talented creative team that wants to push its output to the next level. You’ll be helping to create fan-centric campaigns and media content capturing the imagination of LFC users and stakeholders around the world.

What will you be doing?

  • Responsible for all areas of digital design – emails, online banners, social, gif animation and other relevant digital or display media.
  • Collaborate on briefs, creating and building striking digital campaigns and associated asset-sets.
  • Work across all main digital channels and platforms – mobile, online, social.
  • Design and execution of effective and results-driven email campaigns.
  • Adapt campaign creative through the deployment of automated martech tools for acquisition programmes, user journeys, personalisation, etc
  • Create evergreen and attention-grabbing assets running across Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for both organic content and paid media.
  • Originate slick presentation decks.
  • Share knowledge with your peers in the best interests of the final creative product.

Apply here.

 

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

If you work in the industry and have any vacancies you would like us to promote, get in touch.

 

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