Perform Group challanging the world of support.The digital leader in global sports media.Perform Group touches every aspect of the way fans engage with sport. With almost 3,000 employees in over 30 countries, our goal is to change the world of sport for fans, connecting them & bringing them closer to every aspect of the game.

Perform Group Leeds, UK
06/11/2019
Full time
Rugby Operations Executive - (UK 2907) Description JOB DETAILS Department: Group Operations Job Title: Rugby Operations Executive Reports To (title): Senior Rugby Operations Executive Career Level: CL2 Location: Park Row, Leeds Hours of Work: 37.5 (Monday – Sunday) Line Management Responsibility: No WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT? Stats Perform are looking for a member of the rugby operations data collection team in the Leeds hub. HERE’S YOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF) Coordination of a team of casual analysts to ensure accurate and timely collection of rugby data from a wide range of competitions around the world Live capture and encoding of match footage Quality control and assurance for live and post-match analysis of rugby matches Matchday management involving support and monitoring of live event services Distribution of video and data to clients (print and online media, broadcasters and professional clients) Management of rugby database (squads, fixtures, players, etc) Dedicated customer support to all rugby clients Training and supervision of casual staff DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS? In-depth knowledge of rugby union, rugby league or both including laws, teams and players Excellent organisational and communication skills The ability to concentrate for long periods and pay attention to detail Commitment to working evenings and weekends Good IT skills and an aptitude to learn how to use new software packages IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOU HAD THESE DESIRABLES TOO Experience of Opta rugby data collection software and methods Specialist knowledge of both rugby union and rugby league Experience of working with large databases French language skills Coaching or refereeing qualifications HERE’S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US Stats Perform collects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it through revolutionary artificial intelligence (AI) to unlock the most in-depth insights for media and technology, betting and team performance. With company roots dating back almost 40 years, Stats Perform embraces and solves the dynamic nature of sport – be that for digital and broadcast media with differentiated storytelling, tech companies with reliable and fast data to power their own innovations, sportsbooks with in-play betting and integrity services, or teams with first-of-its-kind AI analysis software. As the leading sports data and AI company, Stats Perform works with most of the top global sports broadcast companies, tech companies, sportsbooks, teams and leagues. THE BENEFITS YOU WILL ENJOY WHEN YOU JOIN WILL INCLUDE… 25 days’ annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), single cover Aviva   Private medical insurance* ,   Life Assurance   (4x annual salary),   matching pension   contributions up to 5%,   Travel Loan ,   Cycle to Work   Scheme *   and more. And there’s more…… you’ll have access to our   online learning porta l and be part of our   Career Deal,   which aims to support your   continued professional   development . We also have a   structured management development programme   and a   financially rewarding ‘Refer a Friend’   scheme. Please Note - some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation. Primary Location :   United Kingdom Job :   Operations Schedule :   Full-time Employee Status :   Regular