First Team Coach Analyst

  • Job Reference: 1st/Coach Analyst
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Colchester Academy
  • Location: Tiptree, Essex
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Sector: Colchester United
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title:
First Team Coach Analyst

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


Report to:
Sporting Director and First team Head coach

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Oversee all first team video analysis provision
  • Be on the bench at all First Team matches with live video link
  • Deliver coaching sessions within the first team coaching team to first team players
  • Produce player & team clips for post-match review
  • Manage player & team stats
  • Produce detailed pre-match opposition analysis

Experience/Skills requirements:

  • Ability to work with SBG HUB software with Del/PC Hardware
  • Ability to Coach on the grass and be part on the on field coaching team in training sessions
  • Experience in carrying out opposition analysis
  • Competent using Excel & managing data
  • Experience working in a First Team or U23 environment 
  • 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.
  • Exceptional standards and high attention to detail.
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn & develop as a practitioner within elite sport..


  • FA Level 3 ‘UEFA B’ coaching award
  • Undergraduate degree relating to Performance Analysis.
  • Driving License


Postgraduate qualification in Coaching or Performance Analysis

FA Level 4 ‘UEFA A’ coaching award


All staff must be aware of all safeguarding and equity and diversity issues, along with all academy and club policies, rules and regulations.  We are dedicated to fostering a diverse and dynamic working environment by building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.