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Current vacancies

PT Football Quality Control

Salary: TBC


Date Posted: 27 October 2014

Location: London


This is a part time role based in our Waterloo office and therefore you will only be considered if you live a reasonable commuting distance away.

Opta are looking for hard working individuals with a keen interest in English and Scottish Football to help us collate and Check live statistics for the English Barclays Premier League, The Scottish Highland and Lowlands and Conference Divisions in England to be part of our Q & A data collection and checking team.

The requirements we need from applicants to be successful at Opta are:

  • An interest in English and Scottish football.
  • An excellent reading of the game and the ability to interpret live match events.
  • Confident, with a keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent communication skills are crucial to work in our live environment.


All day Saturday and Tuesday Evening. Will be required to work most Saturday and Tuesday nights throughout the season.


PT Football Quality Control