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Rochdale AFC Performance Analysis 2014-2015

downloadRochdale AFC are looking to recruit an Assistant First Team Performance Analyst whom will support the clubs Head of Training and Match day analysis with the clubs pre and post match analysis.

Although voluntary this role is perfect for someone who has had previous exposure to performance analysis within professional sport and is looking to gain further experience within football.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist and liaise with Head of Training and Match day Analysis
  • Record and live code of all home games along with some away games
  • Produce post match video and statistical analysis (using the clubs bespoke statistical coding system)
  • Video training sessions when required
  • Maintain and log all Match day Records
  • Maintain all post match and opposition feedback systems for the clubs first team players
  • Collect and analyse performance data to perform benchmark analysis on performance

Key Skills and Traits:




Completed an undergraduate degree in Sports and Exercise Science, Performance Analysis or any other relevant discipline.


Experience using Sportscode Gamebreaker


Worked within performance analysis at a professional football club.


Worked within performance analysis within a sport.


Strong computer based knowledge (Mac and Windows.)


Working towards a Post Graduate degree.


Holds an FA Level 2 coaching certificate.


Previous experience using video equipment.


Good football knowledge with the ability to differentiate between key tactical and technical elements of the game.


A determination and commitment to work within a high-pressured professional environment.


Take initiative and be proactive and constantly seek improvement in all aspect of his/her work.


Impeccable time keeping and the ability to meet strict deadlines.


Hold a full UK drivers license


A willingness to work flexibly and unsociable hours


Confidence in presenting in front of large groups of people.


An eye for detail


Live locally



The available positions are offered on a volunteer basis only. However, some basic steps have been put in place to try and reimburse the successful applicants with some expense.  The positions require applicants to be available on a Saturday afternoon, Sunday or Monday, and the occasional Tuesday (for matches).


Please email your CV to Dan Fradley using the email address The closing date for applications is midday Monday 15th September. Interviews will be conducted ASAP after the closing date.


Cheltenham Town – Volunteers Needed

Cheltenham_Town_FC_logoCheltenham Town are looking for 2 enthusiastic, committed and proactive volunteers to film the school boy games on a sunday morning at the CTFC training ground in Swindon Village, Cheltenham.

Position key roles:

To film designated schoolboy fixtures on a sunday morning at CTFC training ground.

Add the footage to the academies hard drive.

Liase with relevant coaches and provide them with an electronic copy of the footage for them to review.

This position requires the successful candidates to work 1 day a week only (Sunday). This position would be fantastic for an individual who is at college or university to gain important experience in the football industry and would enhance anyones CV. Please submit a CV and  cover letter of why you should be considered for one of the positions to The closing date for this is Wednesday 17th September 2014, successful applicants will be contacted by Wednesday 24th September 2014.


Coalville Town 1st Team & Academy Video Analyst

coalvilleSalary: Voluntary

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Coalville Town Football Club, Leicestershire who play in the Evo-Stik First Division (Step 4). The last two seasons has seen the club finishing runners-up and the club are now looking to bring in a Video Analyst to support the current Head Analyst working with 1st team and the Full-time Academy for the 2014/15 season.

Although the position is voluntary it is a great opportunity for the successful candidate to gain a lot of experience working with a semi-professional football club and to enable career progression.


 The Role:

·         You will need to be available for both Home & Away 1st Team Match days (Saturdays & Some Tuesday Nights)

·         You will need to be available for both Home & Away Academy Match days (Wednesday Afternoons)

·         You will be required to attend one training session a week (If possible)

·         Video ALL Matches (Home & Away) & Some Training sessions (Depends on the Manager/Coach)

·         Keep a record of Player Match Stats

·         Support Head of Performance Analyst

Candidate Must be:

·         Enthusiastic

·         Reliable and available for the days required

·         Serious about working in Performance Analysing

·         Looking for Experience & Maybe a Placement

·         Live Locally

·         Full UK drivers licence

How to Apply:

Please send a CV and Covering Letter explaining why you would like the role of Video Analyst;

Closing Date: ASAP

Interview Date: ASAP


Swindon Town – Academy Performance Analysis Intern

Swindon_Town_FC.svgSwindon Town FC are seeking interns for the upcoming season, who will be working closely with the academy staff and will reporting into the Head of Performance Analysis for the Academy. This will give students a great opportunity to gain invaluable experience in match

Key Responsibilities:

  • Film academy and youth team games. (Under 9’s to Under 18’s)
  • Create Individual clips from the game for the Youth Team
  • Compile team video clips and reports from the game relating to the weekly topics/game objectives.


  • Have/be in the process of an undergraduate degree.
  • Be available either Saturday or Sunday every weekend (Academy match days).
  • Possess good football knowledge
  • Be a Competent user of Microsoft, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Assist the coaches with the delivery of feedback – classroom sessions
  • Have experience using video editing software (Desirable)
  • Attend Academy training sessions for training & individual player analysis (Desirable)
  • Have access to camera and tripod.

The available position is offered on a volunteer basis only. However the club are willing to pay travel expenses to the games. To show your interests in the internship please email with your CV and cover letter.

Academy Performance Analysis Internship - Bristol Rovers Football Club (BRFC) and University of West of England Bristol (UWE)

bristol-roversBristol Rovers Football Club (BRFC) and University of West of England Bristol (UWE) are working in partnership to offer internship opportunities to support the BRFC Academy Performance Analysis department and UWE Bristol’s Sport Science departments. Reporting to the BRFC Head of Academy Performance Analysis and UWE Sports Development Officer for Coach Education and Volunteering, the interns will provide support for the BRFC Academy u9s – u16s age groups, UWE Men’s First Team and Almondsbury UWE First team (The Universities partner club) and other University sports clubs.

With the help of BRFC Head of Academy Performance Analysis, key tasks will include:

  • Filming and coding of home fixtures for an appointed academy age group
  • Provide live coding and feedback to the coaching staff during games
  • Filming and coding of home fixtures for UWE Men’s First Team and Almondsbury UWE First Team and other UWE Sport teams (Netball, basketball, hockey and rugby).
  • After each fixture provide staff with a concise set of clips in line with the identified tactical and technical outcomes.
  • Provide clips and examples of best practice to staff or players as and when required
  • Other appropriate duties as required by BRFC and UWE

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, reliable and willing to develop within a professional football environment. Required skills will include an understanding and experience of appropriate performance analysis methods and equipment. An understanding of the game will be beneficial also.

Although prior experience in Performance Analysis is desirable, this is not essential as mentoring and training will be provided within the program by BRFC Head of Performance Analysis and University staff.

Locations: Bristol Rovers Football Club, Almondsbury Football Club and UWE Bristol Centre for

Time Commitment: Every Sunday with intermittent Wednesday and Saturday afternoons (On

Remuneration: Pre-agreed travel expenses as deemed suitable. Kit will also be provided. To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter to (Head of Academy Performance Analysis)

Closing Date: 12.00pm; Monday 1st, Start Date: Sunday 7th September 2014

Please see the role description for further information. Please note we will only be contacting those shortlisted for an informal meeting.

Part Time First Team Performance Analyst Volunteer – Blackpool FC

Blackpool FCBlackpool Football Club are looking for part time analyst to join our expanding Performance Analysis department. Enthusiastic and proactive, you will have a positive team-oriented attitude and will be able to work a minimum of 15 hours a week and attend all home matches. A good knowledge of football is essential and previous experience working as an analyst or coach is desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity to gain valuable experience working within a professional football club.

Structured Learning Plan

The successful candidate will be given an individualised and structured learning plan with the opportunity to create a portfolio of work that will assist them with future job applications.

The Role

  • To work alongside and assist the first team performance analyst sourcing information regarding opposition.
  • Edit video footage for pre-match presentations.
  • Work with first team staff to collate match footage for individual and team meetings.
  • Operate camera equipment at all home games and at some training sessions at request of the first team coaching staff.

Hours: 15 Hours p/w

Wage: Voluntary

Application and Interview Process: Please send a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining why you would be suitable for this role to

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a short task and present their findings at an interview held at Bloomfield Road Stadium.

Closing Date: 21st August 2014

Junior Video Analyst (Consultant) – Arsenal FC

Arsenal LogoThe primary purpose of this consultancy role is to film all Youth Academy matches from age groups U9 – U16.

Reports to:Academy Football Analyst

Key Responsibilities:

  • Focus on the capture of all Youth Academy sides based at Hale End (U9s – U16s).
  • Filming of matches.
  • Responsibility and safe return of equipment whilst in the post holder’s possession.
  • Match/Event responsibilities and organisation:
  • Must be available to work Youth Academy matches which may involve travel from time to time.

Main Job Requirements and Person Specification


  • Working towards an undergraduate degree relating to the field of Sports Science, Coaching and Performance and/or Performance Analysis (beneficial)
  • Previous experience of using a video camera (beneficial)
  • A desire for a career in football analysis in the future (preferred)
  • The successful applicant will be required to undergo a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Specific Experience:

  • Previous experience of operating a video camera.
  • An understanding and appreciation of the workings of a professional football club.
  • Good communication and inter-personal skills.
  • A proactive approach and a willingness to work flexibly.
  • Understanding of Health and Safety and its application within a sporting environment.


  • Ability to maintain a consistent level of work at a very high standard.
  • Ability to follow uniform processes across the board.
  • A good knowledge of football.

Hours of Work

The role requires individuals to work an average 3 hours per week Youth Academy matchdays (usually Sundays) subject to fixture dates and time.

Closing Date: 27/08/2014 - Remuneration: Competitive + Mentoring

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Padiham Football Club Require Volunteer Performance Analysis

padihamPadiham Football Club are offering one volunteer role with the U18 youth team for the 2014/15 season. The team will be competing in the Lancashire FA U18 Floodlit League, Lancashire FA County up and FA Youth Cup this coming season.  We are looking to receive applications from undergraduate students who are looking to start/further a career within Performance Analysis.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with Head of Youth Development
  • Record all U18 (Home and Away) games
  • Produce post match video and statistical analysis to support the U18 coaching programme
  • Video training sessions when required

Successful Candidate will have:

  •  Started or completed an undergraduate degree in Sports Science, Performance Analysis or any other relevant discipline.
  • A determination and commitment to work within a professional working environment
  • Take initiative and be proactive and constantly seek improvement in all aspect of his/her work.
  • Strong computer based knowledge (Mac and Windows) particularly in using Microsoft Excel and Power Point.
  • Good time keeping and the ability to meet deadlines

The available position is offered on a volunteer basis only. The position require applicants to be available one or two evenings per week depending on fixtures.

The successful applicant will report to Padiham FC’s Head of Youth Development. Applicants who are interested in applying for the above role should email their CV and covering letter to before midday Friday August 15th.


Volunteer Part-Time Performance Analyst with Crewe Alexandra Ladies

download (1)Crewe Alexandra Ladies are looking for ambitious performance analysts to to help develop the clubs 3 age groups. The applicant would be required to record training/games and record data to help improve performance and develop the players within the club. The desired applicant must have a CRB and experience of working within performance analysis and ideally hold a Level 3 certificate or ProZone qualification

How to apply

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