Assistant First Team/Academy Performance Analyst (Applied Experience)

  • Internship
  • Edinburgh
  • Jun 30, 2017

hibsofficial The Hibernian Football Club LTD

Assistant First Team/Academy Performance Analyst (Applied Experience)


Hibernian FC are offering an exciting opportunity for committed individuals to support the First Team & Academy Performance Analysis Provision for the 2017/18 season. The position will be based at the clubs East Mains Training Centre.


Although unpaid, the successful candidate/candidates will benefit in the form of:


•       Valuable applied experience working in an elite football environment developing social and professional skills

•       Use of brand-new purpose-built Analysis & Recruitment offices and Performance Analysis Suite

•       Meeting, and networking with industry professionals

•       Experience using a wide range of analysis/editing software (Sportscode Elite/Gamebreaker, Nacsport, Final Cut, KlipDraw, Wyscout)

•       Experience setting up matchday-analysis and capture hardware/software as well as how to film, import and convert footage

•       A rounded experience of both the First Team and Academy Analysis processes at the club.

•       Utilising data from an elite club for University research projects


Duties Include:


•       Assisting pre-match technical/tactical analysis of opposition team, unit and individual styles/patterns of play

•       Assisting post-match analysis

•       Maintenance of video & text databases

•       Filming matches, training & gym sessions when required (both first team and academy and is likely to include weekend work)

•       Filming gym based training session

•       Individual player analysis

•       Other tasks as set by the First Team/Academy Analyst


Essential skills required for the role:


•       Reliable commitment to the role including evenings and weekends

•       Good interpersonal skills and professional attitude

•       Ability to work under own initiative and organise time

•       Ability to maintain quality and attention to detail of work under pressure

•       Competency using Microsoft Office especially Excel

•       Interest and motivation to work in performance analysis

•       Understanding of the importance of confidentiality


Desirable skills include:


•       Previous experience with performance analysis software

•       Previous experience using filming equipment

•       Previous experience using Mac operating systems

•       Good knowledge of Scottish football


If interested, please forward a CV and short covering letter (stating your reason of interest and role suitability) to First Team Performance Analyst Calvin Charlton –


Closing date: 30th June 2017


Pay: Unpaid


Duration: 2017/2018 Season

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