Part-Time 3 days per week, 6 month contract initially.
Remote, with some time in the UK Head Office in Bath.
Must have a current valid UK work permit.
We require an organised and diligent Events Manager to take the lead in bringing StatsBomb events to life. This will include remote events such as an online product launch planned for June, and our flagship conference, which will be a mixture of in-person and online in October.
You will be a key member of the Marketing team, helping StatsBomb to drive demand for its market leading sports data products.
Events form a core part of our marketing tool-kit and the StatsBomb Events Manager would lead in the creation, management and overall organisation of a variety of events. This would include the co-ordination of input from other members of the StatsBomb team in the UK and Egypt as and when necessary, including marketing, design, sales, customer success, product, data collection and management.
We have two events already locked into the calendar but the Events Manager may also be required to lead on others that we haven’t conceived as yet.
The Events Manager would also co-ordinate StatsBomb attendance at external industry events, liaising with other teams such as sales and product as and when necessary.
StatsBomb: Our Background
StatsBomb was founded in January 2017 to provide data, analytics and consultancy to football clubs, media and gambling companies. StatsBomb continually undertake new research and are well known in the analytics industry for providing unique insights into the game of football. We have developed our own proprietary industry leading data collection and analytics software with a user-friendly high-vis front end.
StatsBomb have grown from our initial team of 3 at the start of 2017 to over 200 employees based in the UK, US and Egypt and are continuing to grow and expand our operation.
- 5 years experience in managing a variety of types of business related events
- Demonstrable experience in organising multi-faceted events with an international audience
- Experience of delivering physical and remote/online events in a complex organisation and to a variety of audience types
- A strong communicator, capable of operating at all levels within an organisation
- Brings an organised and structured approach to managing and delivering on an events programme
- Organisation and overall management of company events
- Coordination of StatsBomb presence at external industry events
- Management and communication of a StatsBomb events calendar
- Lead on business critical events such as the online product launch in June and StatsBomb conference in October
- Regular communication to the wider business on status of events in the calendar
- Communication of performance of events in terms of attendance, engagement and lead generation
Working at StatsBomb
StatsBomb is an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills; and creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
If you think you have the passion, drive and talent to join our exciting and fast paced team, we’d love to hear from you! With excellent career development opportunities and a collaborative and diverse team environment, StatsBomb is an inspiring place to work - as described below by some of our colleagues….
“It is a class place to be and the people are phenomenal. I feel so lucky to spend everyday working with amazing technology, on fascinating projects, as part of the most entertaining industry in the world. Statsbomb is one of those places where the company’s focus is so exciting that you want to be a part of it...some projects are totally confidential and game changing in the industry which is thrilling to be part of.
Everyday I work in collaboration with industry leaders and learn from experts pushing the boundaries of computer vision, data science and sporting analysis. I have worked in all environments from global investment banking to growing startups and the culture here is like nothing I've seen. We recruit from different cultures all around the world who feel like distant cousins - events like our conference are like a wedding party that brings everyone together!”
Chris, Senior Tech Engineer
“StatsBomb is such a fun and exciting company to work for. Working with, and learning from, diverse and intelligent colleagues in such a supportive and friendly atmosphere is amazing.”
Corinne, Project Manager
"I stepped away from my own company to work for StatsBomb. I love the company I created and the clients I worked with, but being a part of the StatsBomb family, being surrounded by the enthusiasm, the talent, the care and the support of this exciting, diverse and growing company was (and still is) completely worth it."
Kat, Lead Creative
Salary: Competitive subject to experience
Please email your CV and a covering letter explaining why you are perfect for the role, along with salary expectations and details of notice period to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject 'Events Manager'
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