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Current vacancies

PT Cricket Analyst

Salary: TBC

Date Posted: 04 May 2017

Location: Leeds

Description:

Opta is looking for part time staff to join our team of cricket analysts in Leeds. The role entails live analysis of cricket matches via our bespoke scoring software. In addition to international cricket the competitions covered include the IPL, CPL, PSL, BPL, Big Bash as well as some women’s and youth cricket. These matches are played across a wide range of time zones therefore a willingness to work unsociable hours including weekends is essential. To be considered for the role the candidate will need to live within a commutable distance of Leeds.

Applicants will:

  • Have an excellent understanding of the laws of cricket
  • Have an extensive knowledge of International cricket and its players
  • Be experienced in scoring cricket matches (preferably via computer software)
  • Have an exceptional eye for detail
  • Be personable
  • Work well on their own and as a team
  • Be flexible in their working hours and able to commit to the matches assigned
  • Always be punctual and reliable
  • Have excellent IT skills 

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PT Cricket Analyst