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Role: Performance Analysis Officer

The FAW Trust is seeking an individual with the necessary experience, enthusiasm and commitment to make a positive addition to the analysis of women’s and girls’ football throughout Wales, with a requirement for some UK and international travel too.

This full-time post will be based in the National Football Development Centre, Dragon Park, Newport.

The performance analysis department within the FAW Trust provides analysis support to the

Football Association of Wales (FAW) National Squads as well as supporting the player development and coach education programmes of the FAW Trust. The successful candidate will work across all programmes as directed by the Performance Analysis Manager.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced officer to help progress the department and make a positive contribution to the women’s game in Wales.

To apply, please complete the application process, as stated below, by 5pm on Monday, November 27, 2017.

We will be recruiting by an Assessment Centre on December 3, 2017 so shortlisted applicants need to be available on this date to be considered.

Key competencies required:
• UEFA B licence
• undergraduate degree in Performance Analysis, Sport & Exercise Science or related subject;
• experience of the female game at the top level
• previous experience of utilising Sportscode, Nacsport and/or similar analysis software;
• comprehensive understanding of video analysis technology and software applications;
• good understanding of contemporary coaching practice;
• accuracy and attention to detail;
• modern and innovative working practices;
• excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
• ability to be self-directed and work on own initiative;
• appropriate IT competencies (both Mac & Windows platforms);
• good written and presentation skills;
• willingness and availability to work unsociable hours;
• full, clean driving licence and access to own vehicle with business use insurance.

A full Job and Person Profile is posted below.

For further information regarding the post please e-mail: analysis@fawtrust.wales

JOB TITLE: Performance Analysis Officer (Women & Girls)

Location: Dragon Park, National Football Development Centre,
Newport, NP19 4RA
Accountable to: Head of Performance Analysis
Responsible for: Providing performance analysis support to the
FAW Trust Technical Department & Football Association
of Wales Women’s & Girls’ National Squads
Hours of work: Full Time
Salary: Competitive, plus benefits

BACKGROUND TO THE ROLE
The Performance Analysis department within the FAW Trust provides an analysis support service
to the Football Association of Wales (FAW) National Squads as well as analysis support to the
Player Development and Coach Education programmes of the FAW Trust. The successful candidate
will work across all programmes as directed by the Performance Analysis Manager.


PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES
• to provide on-camp analysis support to the FAW & FAW Trust Women’s & Girls’ national
squads;
• to code and maintain a database of national squad matches;
• to code and edit opposition matches for national squads;
• to prepare video presentations for use on squad camps as directed by the squad Managers;
• to manage & update an on-line video & communication platform for national squads;
• to develop contemporary resources for inclusion in training and education programmes for
coaches and players;
• to maintain and organise performance analysis equipment (hardware & software);
• to undertake additional support work across all Women’s teams programmes when required
and as directed by the Women’s Teams Manager;
• to undertake a programme of continued professional development.

QUALIFICATIONS & COMPETENCIES REQUIRED
• UEFA B Licence;
• undergraduate degree in Performance Analysis, Sport & Exercise Science or related subject;
• experience of the female game at the top level
• previous experience of utilising Sportscode, Nacsport and/or similar analysis software;
• comprehensive understanding of video analysis technology and software applications;
• good understanding of contemporary coaching practice;
• accuracy and attention to detail;
• modern and innovative working practices;
• excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
• ability to be self-directed and work on own initiative;
• appropriate IT competencies (both Mac & Windows platforms);
• good written and presentation skills;
• willingness and availability to work unsociable hours;
• full, clean driving licence and access to own vehicle with business use insurance.

DESIRABLE
• demonstrable experience in providing performance analysis support in women’s/girls’
football;
• previous experience of managing analysts and/or student analysts;
• Masters degree in Performance Analysis or related subject;
• previous experience of using Team Performance Exchange, Globalcoach & Chyron-Hego
Paint;
• professional accreditation as a performance analyst;
• the ability to communicate through the medium of Welsh;

The successful candidate will be required to travel extensively in Wales and abroad.
The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced CRB disclosure
through the Football Association of Wales.

Application Process

Stage 1

• Submit a completed application form, available to download below

• Also please submit a covering letter stating why you're a suitable candidate for this role and a copy of your CV.

Completed application form should be submitted via e-mail to paul.tanner@fawtrust.cymru by 5pm, Monday, November 27, 2017.

Stage 2

• Successful candidates from Stage 1 will be invited to an Assessment Centre at Dragon Park, Newport, on Sunday 3rd December 2017.

An appointment is likely to be made shortly after completion of Stage 2.

FAW Trust, Dragon Park, National Football Development Centre, NISV, Newport, NP19 4RA
T: 01633 282911 E: info@welshfootballtrust.org.uk www.fawtrust.wales

The FAW Trust is committed to protecting children and vulnerable adults and follows the recruitment
guidelines of the FAW’s Welfare Policy. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced CRB
Disclosure before their appointment is confirmed.
This post is supported by: The Football Association of Wales & Sport Wales

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