This is an exciting time at Newcastle United and we are looking for talented individuals to help us on our journey. To help us deliver on our ambitious plans we have a fantastic opportunity for a number of international scouts to join our growing player recruitment team.
Applicants must currently reside in (or within travelling distance) of the geographical clusters specified below:
Germany, Holland and Belgium
Italy, Switzerland and Croatia
Austria, Poland, Czech Republic, Denmark and Serbia
Brazil, Colombia and Ecuador
Argentina and Uruguay
You will act as an ambassador for Newcastle United in your specific region, leading on the identification and assessment of emerging talent and first team targets. Working closely with the UK based Scouting Coordinator and Recruitment Operations Manager you will recommend appropriate high-quality talent in line with Club strategy and process.
The successful candidate must have extensive demonstrable experience of talent assessment and identification within elite professional football and a strong network in their respective locations. Expert knowledge of football including game models, playing styles and profiles of technical, tactical, physical, psychological traits within the potential targets is critical.
A strong understanding of how understanding data insight can contribute to the development of recruitment and the ability to accurately analyse and assess player potential / ability are essential.
Due to the nature of this role the ability to travel locally and internationally (including to the UK) is essential.
This is a great time to join our Newcastle United family and be part of one of most exciting global projects in elite sport.
Please note that should we receive a high volume of suitable candidates we will close this vacancy early so we would suggest applying as early as possible.