Sports Data Operator

  • Location
    Manchester, Manchester
  • Salary
  • Category
    IT - Database Adminstrator
  • Job type
  • Industry
    IT and Telecoms
  • External Reference

Sports Data Operators

Football Season! Ideal for students who love football!

Offices in Manchester City Centre/Remote Working

£8.91 per hour

15 - 20 hours per week

Weekend working essential

(must be happy with part time hours long term)

Ongoing role, start date 2nd December

We are recruiting for these highly sought after roles for the 2021/2022 season, this is a great opportunity!

We have a fantastic role for candidates with a love of sports, great attention to detail and technical experience to work with a leading provider of tech systems to the sports industry. The role will start in July and you will work through the football season until May 2022 earliest, there will likely be an opportunity to stay on for the following season.


Operators will need to commit to 15-20 hours of availability each week

Be able to work according to the football schedule which includes holidays, holiday periods, evenings and weekends Each

shift will last about 6 hours, up to 20 hours per week (example shift below)

Remote working is the preference however there will be requirements to go to the Manchester office so living local to Manchester is essential.


  • Watch football matches to track/confirm software tracking of dead-balls, stoppage time, and other similar events

  • Correctly identify and confirm teams, lineups, and players, as well as tracking markings on players

  • Attentiveness during live ball situations

  • Communicate with your Manager if issues arise

  • Participate in post-game meetings to provide feedback to Operators and Operations Managers to identify problems

Shift Example:

Shifts will be across 7 days and can be in the morning, afternoon or evenings during the football matches. Weekends are the busiest days for football matches so it is essential that you are fully available to work weekends

For more information please get in touch!

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Janice Hutton