First-Team Performance Analyst

MK Dons FC

Overall Objective: To oversee all the analysis needs within the first team, predominantly focusing on opposition analysis and match preparation along with the post-match analysis of all first team games and required training analysis.


Summary of Duties

·       To work directly alongside the coaching staff to provide detailed pre-match analysis of upcoming opposition to the management & players.

·       To film and code all first team games, both home and away, providing individual player clips and tactical videos for the coaching staff.

·       To provide post-match breakdown and analysis presentation of matches to players and staff.

·       Provide continual statistical trend insights into performance

·       To work with the Academy Analyst to facilitate the development of volunteers within the Academy structure.

·       Any other reasonable management request.


Person Specification


·       Excellent work ethic.

·       Excellent communication skills.

·       Ability to work well under pressure and maintain an excellent attention to detail.

·       High levels of motivation.

·       Ability to work both independently and in a team.

·       The ability to build excellent working relationships.

·       Experience within a professional football team.

·       Experience providing live analysis and feedback during a match.

·       BSc Sports Science related degree (or equivalent).

·       Solid understanding of football tactics.

·       Experience using SportsCode, Apple and Microsoft software packages.

·       The flexibility and willingness to work unsociable hours.

·       Understanding and experience in the use of video capture equipment and technologies



·       MSc Sports Science related degree (or equivalent).

·       FA Coaching Qualifications.

·       Experience using ChyronHego’s Coach Paint software.

·       Creative mind-set with good presentation skills.

·       Good interpersonal skills.

·       Full, clean driving licence


The successful candidate will be required to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service check.


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