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: McLaren Racing

Position: Social Media Manager

Location: Woking, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

The purpose of this role is to manage the planning and publishing of content across all McLaren Formula 1 Team’s social media channels, from live grands prix coverage to brand and partnership campaigns.

The postholder is accountable for driving performance on our channels including aggressive growth and high engagement.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Tottenham Hotspur

Position: Marketing Executive – Football

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Reporting into the Marketing Manager – Football, the Marketing Executive will assist with the implementation of marketing initiatives and campaigns to help the Club’s key revenue generators achieve their objectives, with a focus on Global Football Development (GFD) and Women’s Football.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Jockey Club

Position: Digital Marketing Executive – Paid Media

Location: Location flexible

Salary: None listed

They have an opportunity for a Digital Marketing Executive – Paid Media to join their Customer and Commercial Team achieving short and long-term budgeted company volume and revenue through the development and execution of the company wide digital marketing strategy specialising in paid social, PPC display and programmatic advertising.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB)

Position: Senior Marketing Manager – Domestic Cricket

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 05.06.2024

To lead on the development of marketing strategies, plans and activities to support the professional domestic game.

This is a senior position within the Marketing team and plays a key role in achieving the team’s primary goal – to deliver growth across the game by driving more people to attend and follow cricket.

The role will report into the Head of Marketing – Men’s Cricket and is responsible for brand, marketing and ticket sales across men’s domestic competitions. It leads the creative and media strategies that support the 19 First Class Counties to acquire and retain attendance each season.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Arsenal FC

Position: Digital Marketing Executive

Location: London, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

They are looking for an ambitious Digital Marketing Executive to drive commercial marketing plans and activations for their local & global supporter base. Amplifying their club’s brand voice through everything their do.

This role will include everything from concept creation to delivery of brand and commercial & venue marketing strategy and building holistic marketing plans, both domestically and internationally.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: The Football Association

Position: CRM Campaign Executive

Location: London, GB (Hybrid)

Salary: None listed

Closing date: 05.06.2024

They are looking for an innovative CRM Executive to execute the CRM Campaign Strategy by creating and delivering industry-leading emails to the FA’s Grassroots audiences, using best practice data and email methods. You will have a keen interest in Football and play a key role in growing the acquisition and engagement of the FA database.

Please note that they work within a hybrid working policy and you will be required on site at the Stadium 2 days a week and as and when required, so please do consider this before submitting an application.

Apply here.

 

Organisation: Yorkshire County Cricket Club

Position: Digital Marketing Executive

Location: Leeds, GB (On-site)

Salary: None listed

Reporting to the Head of Marketing, this is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled Digital Marketing Executive to join our dynamic and forward-thinking Marketing team. This role will provide you with the opportunity to apply your skillset in a world class sporting environment and be based out of the iconic Headingley Cricket Ground. The successful candidate will be able to use their experience and skills to create and deliver paid and organic marketing activities, including the creation and delivery of multi-channel campaigns to enhance Yorkshire Cricket’s brand and boost fan engagement. The successful candidate will also look to use multi-channel marketing campaigns to increase sales across the portfolio of products and events.

This role is based at our famous Headingley Cricket Ground but travel to other venues such as our out grounds in Scarborough and York during the cricket season will be required. The role will also require evening and weekend working throughout the cricket season due to the nature of our fixtures.

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: 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: 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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