Sport Jobs Round-up | 17-07-23

Jack Glennon
Jul 17, 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.


Organisation: Ten Toes

Position: Digital/Social Media Consultant

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed


Ten Toes is recruiting for a Digital/Social Media Consultant to support its clients in building deeper relationships with their fans and stakeholders. The successful applicant will work predominantly with sports organisations, brands and talent to provide them with consultative and/or executional support through the development and implementation of best-in-class digital strategies and tactics.

Apply here.


Organisation: Manchester City

Position: Assistant Groundsperon

Location: Manchester, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed


To be responsible for delivery of grounds maintenance associated services and processes that support the operation of all sites, setting and ensuring the highest standards of safety, landscaping, and grounds maintenance for MCFC’s employees and customers.


•To deliver high quality grounds maintenance services at all MCFC sites to the highest standard, in line with MCFC policies, legislative, environmental and certifying authorities’ compliance and best practice.

•To be responsible for ensuring all Health and Safety requirements for each task is in line with H&S legislation, best practice and MCFC H&S policy.

•To be responsible for allocated ground maintenance tasks from start to completion including scoping the task, undertaking the work personally or coordinating and supervising others to ensure its timely completion.

•To ensure that the weekly/day to day operation for the delivery of grounds services at MCFC sites is to the highest standard, in line with health and safety, legislative, environmental, and certifying authorities’ compliance and best practice.

•To monitor the results of the grounds maintenance service and suggest and deliver improvements.

•To ensure that all projects you are involved with are managed to the highest standards, working where required with sub-contractors and that the quality of site provision meets the needs of employees and customers.

• To work closely with partners and stakeholders to provide the most suitable environment for the users of grounds facilities.

•To be available and/or remain on site in the case of emergency repairs/situations until as a minimum, a temporary and safe situation is achieved.

Apply here.


Organisation: West Ham United

Position: Academy Kit Assistant

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed


They are looking to recruit a Kit Operative to assist the Kit & Logistics Department with the provision of a kit service to the Academy.

The post holder will assist in preparing kit requirements for both match-day and training including making sure that all the kit is sufficiently washed, dried and folded ready to go out for matches.

Working predominantly at the Academy Training Ground in Chadwell Heath, the role will require the ability to travel between Club locations and to away fixtures. You will need to be flexible with your working hours and days as the working pattern can be different from one week to the next. You will be expected to work weekends and this can include long trips that on some occasions mean staying away on the night prior to the fixture. Some fixtures during the season may be played in midweek with an evening kick off and you will be required to work these games.

Apply here.


Organisation: McLaren Racing

Position: Executive, F1 Hospitality

Location: Woking, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

You’ll support the Formula 1 Hospitality team to deliver world class guest experiences globally for our partners, prospects and VIPs. Your role will aid ticket management, logistics, crafting key communications and admin as well as attending events where required to ensure successful event delivery.

Apply here.


Organisation: Crystal Palace

Position: Women’s Performance Analysis – Women’s Team

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

To provide detailed pre and post-match analysis for direct use by the First Team Head Coach and coaching staff including live match day analysis support and collaborating with all other staff to continually enhance the standards of performance analysis provision throughout Crystal Palace Football Club.

Apply here.


Organisation: Hawkeye

Position: Football Product Manager

Location: Basingstoke, GB (Hyrbid)

Salary: None listed

As a Football Product Manager at Hawk-Eye Innovations, you will be part of a team that is focused on the global opportunities for Football, both now and in the future, combining business development with driving client-led innovation across the sport.

You will work closely with clients to identify solutions that will fulfil their strategies from a technical perspective; investigate and understand the current opportunities for Football, identify where existing solutions meet demand and create a longer-term vision for Football in line with the Hawk-Eye business strategy.

Internally you will work closely with the Product Squads in bringing together expertise for Football-specific solutions, the Sales and commercial teams to research the market and competition, and form a strategic roadmap to ensure we are pursuing the most valuable opportunities for our customers and the business. In addition, you will work with the Product Platform Managers to recommend and roll out existing solutions ensuring business viability.

For prioritised initiatives, you will work in collaboration with the Product and Enabling Squads to ideate and create solutions in an iterative, agile environment, to deliver value faster and ensure continuous learning and improvement.

You will be responsible for ensuring the solution meets the demand and continue to monitor and develop the solution over its lifetime, providing an invaluable link between the customer and centralised product squads.

Apply here.


Organisation: Aston Martin F1

Position: Marketing Executive

Location: London, GB (Hybrid – Occasional travel to Silverstone)

Salary: None listed

The Marketing Executive will play a pivotal role in supporting our brand and marketing function by delivering high-impact and integrated marketing campaigns. Collaborating with the marketing team and Commercial team, you will optimies operations and coordinate various workstreams. As a key liaison for fan engagement, you will communicate with our community and manage day-to-day fan interactions.

They seek a dynamic and commercially minded Marketing Executive with 4+ years of experience in growth marketing, ideally within a brand or sports team setting. You should have a deep understanding of customer/fan experience and acquisition. Your exceptional organisational skills and ability to adapt to change will be essential. As a team player and brand ambassador, you should be passionate about our brand and its potential impact. Strong communication skills and an up-to-date knowledge of trends in art, design, music, or fashion are desired. Join us if you are driven, adaptable, and ready to contribute to our marketing success and fan engagement initiatives.

Apply here.


Organisation: Sheffield United

Position: Social Content Producer

Location: Sheffield, GB (On-site)

Salary: Up to £25,000


Sheffield United Football Club are looking for a Social Content Producer to create and distribute content in line with the Club’s social media strategy, globally across a range of platforms, helping to generate ‘creative and best in class content’ for our existing and new audiences.

From idea conception to content production and distribution, the Social Content Producer will work closely with the wider Content and Marketing team to ensure that all of Sheffield United’s output is of the highest standard.

Apply here.


Organisation: Formula E

Position: Partnership Coordinator

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Working in the Commercial team, the Partnership Coordinator will be responsible for supporting the delivery of commercial and marketing initiatives designed to deliver measurable success for our Teams & Manufacturers.

Key deliverables:

This role is responsible for providing high level client support to our Teams and Manufacturers across campaign activations, hospitality/ticketing programmes, and branding.

You will provide an exceptional level of service and clear communication to support our Teams’ and Manufacturers’ promotion of their association of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship.

Apply here.


Organisation: England Rugby

Position: Head of Premium Sales

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The Head of Premium Sales will be responsible for delivering the annual RFU Executive Private Suites and Debenture income. They will manage the annual Suites and Debenture profit and loss including renewals and Account Management activities to achieve budgets and the effective co-ordination and management of all related match specific activity.

The role will require balancing personal sales activities and targets alongside line management of the overall team and subsequent co-ordination of their activities in order to achieve the above goals. A key focus will be on adding value to existing processes, implementing new best in practice sales approaches and harnessing CRM and market insight to optimise and grow revenues and ensure accurate & timely sales planning and reporting.

Apply here.


Organisation: Everton

Position: Academy Performance Analyst

Location: Liverpool, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

As Academy Performance Analyst you will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and deliver high quality performance analysis support to staff and players across the Academy. You will support the Academy playing, training and IDP programmes through the provision of analysis support and interpretation across the development phases; primarily focussing on the under15 and under 16 squads.

Other key responsibilities as part of this role include:

  • Using video, technology and data to assist in the player-centred development programme at all levels of the Academy
  • Deliver analysis sessions in line with the Everton FC game model
  • Coding all youth matches using the Everton FC game model code window as required by the department
  • Collecting and analysing performance data, trend analysis and report writing
  • Completing individual player profiling across Phases and how this links to the player and coach development programme

Apply here.


Organisation: Portsmouth FC

Position: Partnerships Manager

Location: Portsmouth, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

The Partnerships Manager’s role focuses on maximising the Organisation’s sponsorship revenue, by developing existing relationships and identifying new opportunities. In this role, you will proactively manage the sponsorship portfolio, through contract servicing and relationship management.

They are looking for a team-player who has an innovative, data-driven and outcome-led approach with an in-depth understanding and working knowledge of sales and relationship management.

The successful candidate will be a proactive individual who values nurturing client relationships as well as new business acquisition. Excellent communications skills, in both written accuracy and verbal articulation are ‘a must’ for this role.

Apply here.


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

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