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 E

Position: CRM Executive

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: £32,000 – £36,500 per year

The CRM & Digital Executive will execute digital communications to the Formula E fan database, ensuring timely and accurate delivery.

They will develop customer communication journeys with a focus on segmentation, automation, and optimisation to boost fan engagement, loyalty, and revenue.

Strong collaboration and communication skills are essential, as the role involves cross-functional work with key stakeholders.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Manchester United

Position: Fundraising & Events Officer

Location: Manchester, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

  • To assist the Fundraising and Charity Services team in coordinating essential aspects of their flagship events such as Legends matches, overseas treks, and Sleepout initiatives.
  • Oversee reporting and express gratitude to online donors.
  • Collaborate with third-party fundraising partners to identify and promote new challenge events, ensuring the recruitment of supporters.
  • Serve as a primary point of contact for individuals interested in fundraising for Manchester United Foundation (MUF), whether through events or other fundraising endeavours.
  • Maintain records of participants and events, and ensure accurate monitoring of all financial transactions.
  • Stay updated on fundraising trends and explore potential new events for MUF involvement.
  • Provide insights and innovative suggestions for future event development as needed.
  • Assist in acquiring auction prizes for events and support administration of the Matchday Lottery program when necessary.
  • Contribute to the charity services program, including handling inquiries, mascot and ticket allocations.
  • Collaborate closely with the Foundation Communications team to coordinate marketing, press, and social media efforts related to events, fundraising, and charity activities.
  • Ensure compliance with fundraising laws and regulations, as well as the guidelines set by the Fundraising Regulator.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Chelsea Football Club

Position: Player Care – Pastoral Support

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They are seeking an empathetic and experienced individual to join the Academy Player Care Team as Player Care Coordinator – Pastoral Support, this role will be an integral part of an interdisciplinary team within the Academy. Your main responsibility will be coordinating the delivery of Player Care and Pastoral Support for the U9 – U16 age groups, whilst also supporting work with the Professional Development Phase age groups, when required. Responsibilities include supporting a robust, holistic support programme, communication with parents, and supporting the player downtime programme. This is a frontline role with a focus on promoting and developing best practice around player welfare and will require the flexibility to work evenings and weekends to meet the demands of the role.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Chelsea Football Club

Position: Football Projects Officer

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

  • To support and oversee the effective planning and execution of the various football projects running at specific times of the year across the areas. These to include, but not limited to CMT Learning/Nike soccer camps, SuperCamps, post 16 Football Programmes and all of the activity delivered at Cobham.
  • To lead and deliver safe, inclusive and high-quality coaching across the key Football Projects activities. These to include, but not limited to CMT Learning/Nike soccer camps, SuperCamps, post 16 Football Programmes and all of the activity delivered at Cobham.
  • To lead on the programme/activity schedule and sharing monthly timesheets with the Area Lead for approval.
  • To support on the development of the football opportunities across all working areas and where possible to further enhance the existing programmes.
  • Where required, to lead on all aspects of support for the sessional staff and contracted coaches, this includes induction and onboarding, relevant training and CPD, mentoring opportunities, scheduling, appropriate resources and quality assuring.
  • Where line management of contracted staff is in place having regular 1:1’s to review performance and KPI’s and objectives, involvement in team meetings and investing in their development/training opportunities/CPD.
  • To innovate and seek new business and networking opportunities to then implement across the area to enhance the delivery programme.
  • To carry out duties relevant to legislation and Foundation policies and procedures.
  • To undertake any Foundation activities that maybe required in addition to the role.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Brentford Football Club

Position: Academy Games Programme Coordinator

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

  • Work with the Head of Academy Football Development to create a framework for categorising games that compliments the Academy Performance Plan and coaching curriculum.
  • Manage the games programme for all age groups, working with Lead Phase Coaches and Operations to identify opportunities in the schedule for supplementary games, and the appropriate type of game to suit each age group’s development needs.
  • Communicate with opponents prior to each game to ensure mutual understanding of the learning objectives of the game, and strength of opponent relative to the Framework.
  • Conduct post-game reviews of each game, collecting feedback from key stakeholders, assessing expectation vs reality to refine the Framework and inform future games programme planning.
  • Develop and manage relationships with a range of opponents including other professional clubs, grassroots teams, tournament organisers and agents.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: EFL

Position: Marketing Manager – Fan Engagement

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

The successful candidate will manage, own and implement the marketing strategy and activation for the EFL’s range of digital products, with a specific focus on our Fantasy Football product and generating subscriptions for iFollow, the league’s international OTT live streaming service.

Alongside this, you will develop and drive the marketing for wider fan engagement products & services both in the UK & Internationally.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: McLaren Racing

Position: Senior Executive, Licensing Partnerships

Location: Woking, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The purpose of the role is to support the Licensing Manager assisting in the day to day running of the department and key licensees. Key objectives of the role are to ensure licensee documentation is kept up to date, support in the delivery of the licensing strategy and support the team administratively.

The role will involve working with a wide variety of contacts at all levels – across the business internally with Marketing, Racing and Automotive and with License partners and suppliers.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Formula 1

Position: Event Experience Executive

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They are looking for an Events Experience Executive to join their team at F1. This role holds a central role within the Events team, responsible for assisting across the team in development and delivery of projects, as well as leading specific projects.

This person will work within the Events Operation Team who are responsible for curating and delivering fan engagement to an F1 standard.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Tottenham Hotspur

Position: Digital Media Executive

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The Club is seeking a Digital Media Executive to support the Social Media and Editorial teams in the output for Tottenham Hotspur Men’s First Team across various social media platforms and the Club’s owned and operated platforms. The successful applicant will work with the existing team in the Content Department, providing a consistent level of high-quality content output, including training and matchday communications across our Men’s, Women’s and Academy teams.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Wilson Sporting Goods

Position: EMEA Trade & Grassroots Marketing Manager

Location: Frimley, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

This position is responsible for managing the overall EMEA Trade & Grassroots marketing strategy.

You will manage a team of zone-specific Trade & Grassroots Marketing Executives, Grassroots Services and Graphic Design to ensure we are meeting business objectives and providing best in class support to our sales team, setting them up for success with the customer and in the community (clubs, federation, leagues, tournaments, coaches, juniors and trial).

In addition to managing the strategy and team you will also be responsible for executing in one of 3 zones (North, Central, South)

Working with the EMEA Marketing Director, Sales Directors & Managers, you will define and monitor key business drivers and performance indicators. Working with the EMEA Brand Marketing Managers, Market Managers and Commercial Manager you will ensure the regional business unit marketing objectives are being supported in the trade & grassroots.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Brighton & Hove Albion

Position: Performance Nutritionist

Location: Brighton, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 19.06.2024

They are looking to recruit a nutritionist to contribute and deliver on the nutrition service provision at the club with the majority of your time supporting their women’s first team, girls academy and boys academy. You will continually review the quality and impact of performance nutrition support for players at the club and work closely with other nutritionists, multi-disciplinary team and coaching staff in determining appropriate methods of implementing the overall programme of nutrition service, including strategic support, educational programmes, individual consultations and group sessions as required.

Apply here.

 

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: 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: 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.

 

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

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