Academy Analyst

  • Job Reference: 00000325-1
  • Date Posted: 22 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Colchester United
  • Location: Tiptree
  • Salary: £18,500 to £19,000
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title:
Academy Analyst

Performance Analysis

Based at:
Florence Park, Tiptree, Essex, CO5 0UH, however flexibility regarding location is required.

Report to:
Head of Academy Analysis

18.5k – 19k


Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the academy staff in order to support with the provision of analysis at a Category 2 academy.
  • Filming and coding of academy home matches and away matches where required.
  • Film training and other educational content, uploading it to relevant sharing platforms.
  • Help with the development and management of best practice video libraries for use across the Academy Analysts department.
  • Assist with the delivery of analysis sessions across different phases as requested by the coaching staff.
  • Contribute to the maintenance of statistical databases.
  • Assist in any ad-hoc duties when required.

Experience/Skills requirements:

  • Strong work ethic and professional approach to work.
  • Proficient IT Skills
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently.
  • Can be relied upon to keep information confidential when required.
  • Exceptional standards and high attention to detail.
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn & develop as a practitioner within elite sport.
  • Good footballing knowledge.


  • Minimum undergraduate degree relating to the field of Sports Science, Coaching and Performance Analysis.
  • Desirable - Postgraduate qualification in Sports Science, Coaching and Performance Analysis


  • FA Level 1 coaching license or above
  • Driving License