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Current vacancies

Rugby League In-Ground Analyst (Cheshire/Merseyside/Greater Manchester) - Part Time

Salary: TBC

Date Posted: 25 January 2017

Location: Various Locations within North West England

Description:

NOTE - this is a part time role and you will only be considered if you live within a reasonable commuting distance of the locations mentioned above. 

Perform are recruiting staff to join Opta’s team of rugby league analysts. Opta is one of the UK’s leading compilers of rugby league performance data. Your duties will include collecting live match performance data from matches in the Super League, and couriering the footage back to our office in Leeds after the game.  

The Candidate 

Essential skills

  • Excellent knowledge of international and domestic players and teams
  • Display sound IT skills and an aptitude to learn to use new software packages
  • Ability to concentrate for long periods and pay attention to detail
  • Flexibility to work on weekends and evenings 
  • Full driving licence and access to a car.

Desirable skills

  • Previous video analysis experience
  • Coaching or refereeing qualifications
  • Understanding of French

Start date – immediate

Hours – Evenings & Weekends

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Rugby League In-Ground Analyst (Cheshire/Merseyside/Greater Manchester) - Part Time