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: Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Position: Social Media Executive

Location: Brackley, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 01.04.2024

They have an exciting opportunity in our Communications Team for a Social Media Executive for one of the world’s leading sports franchises. They are aiming to set the standard in social media and across the digital ecosystem and they are looking for the right candidate to deliver that ambition.

As one of the main administrators of the social media channels of Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One Team, you will be part of a core team who is responsible for the content output of the eight-time F1 world champions. You will have the opportunity to engage and entertain an audience of over 25+ million people across the world’s leading digital platforms.

The successful candidate will be passionate about digital content, buzzing with new ideas and an enthusiastic follower of Formula One, who is able to translate the inside story of their challenge for the world championship into compelling content, in line with their Brand Values and those of their Team Partners.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Newcastle United

Position: Senior Retail Marketing Manager

Location: Newcastle, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 29.03.2024

The focus of this role is to work collaboratively with wider Brand, Marketing and Media team and multiple internal and external stakeholders to develop and execute strategic marketing plans to drive sales, enhance brand visibility, and elevate the overall retail experience for our passionate fanbase.

This will be achieved by developing Newcastle United’s Retail Marketing Plan and taking charge of the deployment of all go-to-market retail marketing projects.

Managing end-to-end retail projects to tight deadlines to ensure the delivery of high-quality retail marketing initiatives by working closely with the Club’s retail team and suppliers on all product launches via all marketing channels.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB)

Position: Assistant Operations Manager – National Cricket Performance Centre

Location: Loughborough, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: £40,000 – £46,000 per year

Closing date: 10.04.2024

To be responsible for the co-ordination and programming of usage of the ECB National Cricket Performance Centre (NCPC) facilities at Loughborough University and the administration of the activities undertaken at the NCPC.

Assist the Performance Operations Manager with the day-to-day operations of the National Cricket Performance Centre, its user groups, facilities, equipment and financial management.

The role would ideally require someone to start at the end of June or the beginning of July 2024.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Red Bull Racing

Position: Junior Editor

Location: Milton Keynes, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 29.03.2024

The Junior Video Editor will create high-quality videos for the Red Bull Technology. The role will involve editing and production content from races, for their partners and wider stakeholders. The priority for this role will be to produce mid-form and long-form content.

The role will involve planning and editing of content that will attract and engage audiences, whilst supporting a Senior Editor and wider Post Production Team to deliver the very best quality of edits to industry standard. You will challenge yourself in your work, aiming to produce the most captivating and popular content in F1.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Football Association

Position: CRM Campaign Executive

Location: Wembley, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 31.03.2024

They are looking for a passionate and innovative CRM Campaign Executive to execute the CRM Campaign Strategy. You will create and deliver industry-leading emails to the FA’s Grassroots audiences, using best practice data and email methods whilst growing acquisition and engagement of the FA database.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Red Bull Racing

Position: Creative Producer

Location: Milton Keynes, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 29.03.2024

The main role of the Creative Producer will be to oversee the creation of excellent content for the Red Bull Technology Group as a whole as part of a wider in-house production team.

As the leader of a Team of Content Creators, ideate, plan and deliver content that typifies the brand. You will be required to lead the creative delivery of content that bids to reach new audiences, drives engagement and makes our Formula One Teams and other partners stand out from the rest of the grid.

In this role you will be challenging yourself in our content delivery, aiming for high levels of creativity and innovation.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Red Bull Racing

Position: Marketing Operations Executive

Location: Milton Keynes, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 29.03.2024

This role is full-time, located in Milton Keynes within the Red Bull Technology Marketing Operations Team. As a central point-of-contact, you will provide comprehensive administrative and organizational support to the Marketing Operations Team.

Your role involves assisting with various projects, coordinating events, and managing operational processes within the department. By ensuring smooth operations and effective communication, you play a vital role in optimizing our team’s efficiency and success.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Red Bull Racing

Position: Senior Editor

Location: Milton Keynes, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 29.03.2024

The Senior Video Editor will create high-quality videos for the Red Bull Technology. The role will involve editing and production content from races, for their partners and wider stakeholders. The priority for this role will be to produce mid-form and long-form content.

The role will require delivery of edits of the highest quality and to industry standard. Alongside this it will involve ideation, planning, and editing of content that will increase the audience and interaction on our managed channels and the traffic on our owned channels. This role will mean challenging yourself in our content delivery, aiming to create edits that enhance creativity and innovation.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Stoke City Football Club

Position: Partnership Sales Executive

Location: Stoke-On-Trent, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Reporting into the Partnerships and Advertising Manager, you will play an important role in generating commercial revenue via the sales of regional partnerships, sponsorship and advertising – All of which provide the perfect platform for businesses of all sizes to showcase their services and offerings to a vast and engaged audience on a consistent basis, all whilst forging a close association with SCFC.

At a period of significant investment at the bet365 Stadium, this is a great time to join the team and immerse yourself in the inception of a plethora of exciting new commercial opportunities opening up to market.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Jockey Club

Position: Sales Executive

Location: Huntingdon, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

– Proactively drive sales of all packages for racecourses within the region, exceeding sales targets and upselling where possible

– Identify and target new commercial customers and sectors.

– Achieve specific performance targets and KPI’s to maximise revenue by managing their individual sales platform.

– Grow business from the existing customer base to meet targets, ensuring strong levels of repeat business.

– Be responsible for meeting and corresponding with all potential clients, handling, and converting incoming enquiries and contracting bookings.

– Proactively sell to all prospective customers, by researching them thoroughly and using conversion tactics to win new business for the Region and Group

– Participate & host client site visits, meetings, exhibitions & open days.

– Provide accurate weekly sales and activity reports.

– Work racedays across the Region as required.

– Cover the basic tasks associated with other team member’s roles at Huntingdon racecourse to provide suitable temporary cover on occasion of their absence.

– Assist in and fulfil local charity requests to include raffle prizes, bucket collections and raceday fundraising.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Ipswich Town FC

Position: Marketing Campaign Manager

Location: Ipswich, GB (On-site)

Salary: £35,000 per year

Closing date: 29.03.2024

Ipswich Town Football Club is looking for a Marketing Campaign Manager to help devise and execute the strategies that drive interest in and sales for the major revenue streams of the Club.

You will have experience of delivering B2C marketing campaigns, from inception to execution. As key focuses of the department will be on developing the Club’s digital marketing and CRM processes, alongside brand development and international growth, an interest in the wider sports industry is a must.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Nottingham Forest FC

Position: Supporter Liaison Officer

Location: Nottingham, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 29.03.2024

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To act as the Club’s Supporter Liaison Officer, being a prominent point of contact for fans, with an active role in enhancing and developing fan experience.
  • To promote partnership working between the club, its fans, and other key stakeholders
  • Acting as the day-to-day point of contact for supporter’s groups
  • Assisting on improving the matchday fan experience by working as part of a team to deliver the fan zone, matchday presentation and any other matchday activity
  • Working with opposition Club’s to exchange information ahead of home and away fixtures Key Responsibilities Functional responsibilities
  • To be the Club’s appointed Supporter Liaison Officer, as defined by the responsibilities set out in the Premier League Rules and any related guidance; and for the purposes of UEFA Club Licensing
  • To promote the needs of fan within the club and to ensure the fan voice is represented in the decision-making process, particularly where it relates to matchdays or related facilities and services
  • Participate in the delivery of activity related to Premier League or official club campaigns (e.g.: Rainbow Laces or No Room For Racism)
  • To keep up to date with emerging regulations, good practice guidance, and innovation in fan engagement or matchday experience and delivery
  • Communication of all relevant matchday information on the club website, via newsletter and other media channels as early as possible ahead of the match
  • Sharing relevant matchday information with the opposition club SLO ahead of each home fixture, and receiving matchday information ahead of away fixtures
  • Help plan and deliver any matchday activation for home matchdays including Fanzone, presentation and other activities
  • Participate in the consultation and on-going dialogue between clubs, fans (or their representatives) and other stakeholders (e.g.: Safety Advisory Group or policing leads)
  • To promote the needs of fan within the club and to ensure the fan voice is represented in the decision-making process, particularly where it relates to matchdays or related facilities and services
  • To liaise with other club SLOs, and external organisations such as the Football Supporters Association, Football Supporters Europe, UEFA, Premier League (and other relevant organisations) and encourage the sharing of good practice solutions and relationship building
  • To work with other operations staff to develop and deliver on projects and initiatives as they relate to fan-facing services or facilities

Apply here.

 

Organisation: 90min

Position: Women’s Football Editor

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

They are looking for a talented and connected Women’s Football Editor to join our global 90min content team in London. This role is a full-time four-month contract that will hopefully transition to permanent.

You will cover the biggest stories in women’s football (WSL, UWCL, NWSL and international), be required to work to tight deadlines and handle multiple responsibilities.

Candidates must understand what readers of women’s football content want and how to reach them. Audience development skills and experience will be essential in this role.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Fleetwood Town FC

Position: First Team Head Physiotherapist

Location: Fleetwood, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They have an opportunity available for a highly motivated, innovative and committed individual, to undertake a full-time role as their new First Team Head Physiotherapist.

As the Head Physiotherapist the individual will be responsible for the physiotherapy provision of all first team players and management of all first team medical staff.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Stockport County FC

Position: Head of Marketing

Location: Stockport, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The ideal candidate will have an organised and calm approach to work and be able to deal with the time-pressured demands in an elite level environment. They will be able to communicate effectively with colleagues, display a high level of knowledge of football tactics and demonstrate the technical ability required to work with industry-specific software.

Candidates should be forward thinking, having the ability to adapt and be innovative in relation to presentation of information. They should be self-motivated, committed and provide and maintain a high standard with the ability to work under time constraints, often with unsociable hours, as well as being able to build a rapport and function as part of the Analysis department and the backroom staff.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: West Ham United

Position: Lead Performance Analyst (Women’s Team)

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Stockport County is looking for a dynamic and experienced Head of Marketing to spearhead the club’s growth across all fronts. This pivotal role will be responsible for not only leading and executing a comprehensive marketing strategy, but also shaping the future of the club, including but not limited to boosting fan engagement, driving sales, and maximising revenue opportunities across all departments.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Hull KR

Position: Partnerships & Hospitality Coordinator

Location: Hull, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The Partnerships & Hospitality Coordinator at their community-oriented and forward-thinking sports club plays a vital role in delivering an exceptional service for their partners and hospitality bookers.

This position primarily focuses coordinating the activation and marketing of partners, planning special events such as End of Season Awards night, and fulfilling hospitality bookings across hospitality and executive boxes.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Red Bull Racing

Position: Senior Social Media Manager

Location: Milton Keynes, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The role of the Senior Social Media Manager involves implementing an exceptional social media strategy. They consistently assess performance against the agreed-upon strategy and KPIs, striving for superior performance across all channels under the purview of the Red Bull F1 Marketing Team.

This position also oversees the execution and direction of the F1 Teams’ social team and output. The role involves leading a pair of social media channel specialists and requires a considerable amount of international travel.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Burnley FC

Position: Video Content Manager

Location: Burnley, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

An exciting opportunity has become available for an imaginative and proactive Video Content Manager at a pivotal time of transition and change for Burnley Football Club. As the Video Content Manager, you will be expected to:

  • Create engaging and shareable content, including videos, podcasts, social media posts and other multimedia formats.
  • Work closely with the Media and Marketing Director to maintain brand consistency and tone of voice across all content.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England Rugby

Position: Executive Director of Venue

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

England Rugby is recruiting for the unique and exciting role of Executive Director of Venue. This is a high-profile leadership position within the organisation, reporting into the CEO. The role holder will play a pivotal role in delivering the operational and commercial success of Twickenham Stadium and establishing a long term, sustainable development master plan for this iconic sporting location.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Aston Martin F1

Position: Events Executive

Location: Silverstone, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

The responsibilities of this role are:

  • Focusing on management of internal events hosted at mostly, yet not restricted to, the Aston Martin Aramco Formula One Team HQ
  • Coordination, management and hosting of audiences various audiences, with a particular focus on partner and internal audiences
  • Curating new ideas around the internal guest programme to enhance experiences
  • Drive and manage pre-event planning and preparation
  • Implement planning tools and processes
  • Manage operational delivery of internal programmes
  • Guest management and hosting pre / post event and on site (collaboration with other business areas required)
  • Ownership of guest communications & invitation process
  • Ownership of internal events & guest lists
  • Ownership of branding and event collateral
  • Supplier / venue sourcing and management, including to ensure all suppliers meet company sustainability and operational standards
  • Front of House support where required
  • Manage set up / pack down of events
  • H&S and sustainability management, including meeting company & industry standards
  • Support with post-event debriefs
  • Support with data capture and reporting of internal programmes
  • To work proactively, responsibly and professionally always and to respect and comply with the
  • company’s reporting structure
  • To maintain and develop skill levels to industry standard and maintain current and thorough working knowledge of guest experience, commercial awareness and brand strategy

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Red Bull Racing

Position: Hospitalty Manager

Location: Milton Keynes, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

The primary objective of this role is to ensure all Oracle Red Bull Racing & Visa CashApp RB guests enjoy a unique and premium experience at all Trackside Hospitality experiences.

The Hospitality Manager will work under their Senior Hospitality Manager and assist with the operation of our hospitality experience by supporting the Marketing team, external customers, Team Partners, and Red Bull Markets.

To succeed in this role, the candidate needs to have excellent customer service skills, a business-oriented attitude, foresight, versatility, adaptability, and strong organisational skills.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Stockport County FC

Position: Events Marketing Executive

Location: Stockport, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Stockport County is looking for a results-driven and passionate Events Marketing Executive to spearhead the sales and marketing efforts in revolutionising matchday hospitality and events at the recently revamped Edgeley Park events space. You will be a driving force behind the success and profitability of their matchday hospitality and events calendar.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Roc Nation Sports

Position: Social Media Executive

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Roc Nation, a Live Nation joint venture, is looking for an Entry-Level Social Media Coordinator who will support the Sports Digital team in fulfilling digital priorities for Roc Nation Sports International clients, including digital marketing, social media, content development, and web/mobile properties. The Social Media Coordinator will also support the team across managing and executing content plans for Roc Nation & Roc Nation Sports digital platforms. This candidate must have social media/advertising skills, strong relationship skills, and a knack for storytelling & industry trends.

Apply here.

 

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

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