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: 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 their Men’s, Women’s and Academy teams.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Brighton & Hove Albion

Position: Marketing Executive

Location: Brighton, GB (On-site)

Salary: £25,000-£32,500 per year

Closing date: APPLICATIONS CLOSE TOMORROW

This role will work closely with their Retail and Commercial teams to support on the delivery of digital packages and ensure their fans receive the best online retail experience. You will also support their wider marketing team on events to deliver the premium experiences. You will get a chance to dive into data and report on analytical and statistical insights of retail campaigns and use paid social marketing, PPC and google platform to support all revenue streams and growth targets particularly in ecommerce.

This role would suit someone who has previous marketing experience – ideally within digital hospitality or retail. You’ll need to have superb organisational and planning skills as there will be times you will be dealing with various different projects for different departments.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Position: Project Manager

Location: Brackley, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 29.05.2024

They have an exciting and challenging opportunity for a Project Manager to join the IT team at a time of transformational change. Primarily focusing on all aspects of their IT Programme, the Project Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day management and smooth operation of various digital projects, ensuring that they’re delivered on-time and within budget whilst objectives are met.

A tech-savvy professional with an in-depth understanding of how technology can help us achieve their business goals, the successful candidate will be methodical and have excellent time management and digital communication skills.

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: Forest Green Rovers

Position: Recruitment Analyst

Location: Nailsworth, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Performance & Recruitment Analyst and First Team Performance Analyst in delivering an effective recruitment analysis provision for the First Team Management and Coaching Staff.

The Role Consists Of:

  • Watch, complete and upload detailed reports on players via video and live scouting.
  • Manage and update position / player specific video databases and ensure they’re easily assessable.
  • Utilise our data sources to identify players of interest and subsequently provide / present information to coaching staff.
  • Utilise as many sources as possible to identify, highlight and monitor potential players of interest.
  • Liaise with the rest of the recruitment staff to ensure our scouting schedule is effective and maximised to its full potential.
  • Create and deliver individual player dossiers on recruitment targets to management and coaching staff.
  • Complete adhoc tasks as requested by the management and coaching staff.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Chelsea FC

Position: Head of Social Media and Content

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They are looking for an industry-leading social media and content lead to develop the way in which Chelsea grows, engages and monetise audiences in the UK and globally.

This position will be a key part of a newly created entertainment division at Chelsea, reporting into the Director of Entertainment, and will be expected to play a key role in liaising with other lead members of this area of the marketing department to drive growth and repositioning of the Chelsea brand.

With over 150 million followers across Chelsea’s social accounts, this role will play a vital role in engaging top of funnel audiences, and driving growth with both UK and international audiences.

This role will also oversee how Chelsea can better syndicate and distribute content around the men’s and women’s teams, forming key partnerships.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Leicester Tigers

Position: Sports Scientist

Location: Leicester, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 21.05.2024 at 5pm

To provide insights into transfer of practice, player injury risk management and re-conditioning to help optimise team performance (via a blend of quantitative data, i.e. primarily GPS, and quantitative information).

Key Tasks:

· To develop workflows to clean, manipulate and merge data sets

· To perform ETL (extract/transform/load) tasks using data preparation tools

· To build practical, user-friendly reports/dashboards to visualize pertinent objective data and subjective information

· To provide regular feedback on data insights to coaches and support staff

· To provide match day support to coaches and players to every Senior Team home and away games

· To carry out any other duties and tasks required by management, which are within the post-holder’s capabilities

· To assist in Tiger’s vision to become the best rugby club in the world

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: F1

Position: Fan Strategy Manager

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

To ensure they maintain the elite levels set at Formula 1, they are seeking a Fan Strategy Manager on a 12 month fixed term basis to contribute to making the right strategic and commercially savvy evidence-based decisions within the ever-changing context of their fans and customers lives.

In this exciting role, you will be reporting into the Head of Fan Strategy and Planning. They are looking for an individual who can distil powerful insights from data and focused on driving business outcomes.

The right person for the job will apply their exhaustive knowledge of culture and consumers, and apply research techniques to solving real-world challenges faced by our company, and finding opportunities for improvement across multiple projects, teams and business units.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: TransferRoom

Position: Social Media Manager

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

TransferRoom is looking for a Social Media Manager to join them on their mission to change the football transfer market for the better. This role will be responsible for day to day management of their social media channels in order to deepen their engagement and global awareness with clubs, agents and players.

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: Formula 1

Position: Senior Race Travel Co-Ordinator

Location: Biggin Hill, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

F1 are looking for a Senior Race Travel Co-Ordinator to join their internal travel team. This role will be responsible for cost effective provision and administration of travel and accommodation services to support the team’s corporate and competitive objectives.

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: Williams Racing

Position: Head of Events – Esports

Location: Oxfordshire, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 23.05.2024

They are looking to recruit a Head of Events – Esports to lead the delivery of industry-leading events and experiences program to our partners, fans and guests visiting the Williams site in Oxfordshire and at external events around the world.

Reporting to the Director of Esports, this role plays a key part in delivering events that enhance the Williams brand and guest experience.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Chelsea FC

Position: Brand Experience Manager

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The purpose of this role is to drive the fan experience at Chelsea FC, to be accountable for the planning and delivery of the matchday experience across both Stamford Bridge and Kingsmeadow. Creating a world class experience for our match attending fans and our global fan base.

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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