Assistant First Team Performance Analyst

Norwich City FC

Norwich, United Kingdom

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We are recruiting for an Assistant First Team Performance Analyst to join our expanding Performance & Recruitment Analysis department.

Job Role Summary

Job TitleAssistant First Team Performance Analyst
LocationNorwich, United Kingdom, Europe
FunctionScouting, Recruitment & Performance AnalysisPerformance Analysis
Employment TermsPermanent, Full Time
Closing DateClosing date and time for applications passed

Job Role Details

Salary: Competitive

Location: Lotus Training Centre, Hethersett Lane, Colney, Norwich, NR47TS

Contract: Permanent, Full time

Norwich City Football Club are recruiting for an Assistant First Team Performance Analyst to join their expanding Performance & Recruitment Analysis department. Reporting to the Head of Performance & Recruitment Analysis, the successful candidate will play an integral role in providing analytical support to the first team coaching staff & players whilst assisting with the daily operations of the department.

Main roles & Responsibilities

- Responsible for first team training analysis process, including filming all first team sessions using IP cameras, live coding & feedback, management/distribution of training analysis, development of best practice databases & interactive training logs;

- Assist first team performance analysts with pre match protocols including; creation of pre match reports; penalty kick analysis, direct free kick analysis, opposition attacking highlight video packages & goals analysis;

- Creation of video databases to support pre & post-match protocols;

- Annotation of video footage using Coach Paint software for pre & post match analysis;

- Lead on post-match reporting processes & delivery to first team coaches & players;

- Management of games library & data integrations;

- Set up match day technology/workflows & filming tactical angle for live review/feedback;

- Management of online video sharing platform;

- Ad Hoc tasks as required.



- Minimum 2:1 undergraduate degree in Performance Analysis or equivalent;

- Minimum of one year's industry experience working within an elite analysis environment;

- Demonstrable Technical/Tactical knowledge & understanding;

- Experience of working with industry leading performance data & systems;

- Strong work ethic & commitment to the role;

- Effective communication skills;

- Receptive to feedback regarding performance and areas of development;

- Highly organised with the ability to manage multiple tasks in a time pressured environment.


- MSc in Sports Performance Analysis or equivalent;

- FA Level 2 coaching qualification;

- Experience of using leading industry software including SportsCode, SBG MatchTracker/Focus & Chyronhego Coach Paint;

- Experience of working on Mac OS and proficient in the use of Keynote, Numbers & iBooks.

- Experience of filming & capturing training footage via IP camera systems.

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