About The Club
Minneapolis City Soccer Club is a community-focused, supporter-built pre-professional soccer club that features local players taking on the best of the rest of the country in USL League Two, the premier national league at the fourth tier of the U.S. soccer pyramid and as a regular qualifier for the U.S. Open Cup. We are a 501c3 non-profit built by real people in the community for real people in the community. We have an independent, active, loud, and welcoming supporter’s group called The Citizens.
About The Position
This role is crucial in enhancing our team’s competitive edge through detailed analysis and insights. The ideal candidate will be passionate about soccer, data-driven, and adept at using technology to improve team performance. The Performance Analyst will report to the Performance Analysis Team Lead and the Sporting Director.
Roles & Responsibilities
- Collect, analyze, and interpret player performance data during training and matches.
- Utilize video analysis tools to provide feedback to coaching staff and players.
- Develop and maintain a performance database for tracking player progress.
- Collaborate with coaches to implement data-driven strategies for player and team development.
- Prepare and present analytical reports to the coaching staff and management.
- Stay updated with the latest trends and technologies in sports analytics.
- Degree in Sports Science, Data Analysis, or related field.
- Proven experience in performance analysis within a soccer environment.
- Proficiency in video analysis software (e.g., Hudl, Sportscode).
- Strong understanding of soccer tactics and strategies.
- Excellent communication and presentation skills.
- Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, to match team schedules.
- Volunteer or stipend based on experience and finalizing the role.
- Opportunities for professional development and growth within the club.
- A collaborative and supportive team environment.
- This position is ideal for a coach looking to advance their career in a challenging yet rewarding environment. If you are passionate about using data and video in sports and and eager to contribute to the growth of young talents, we invite you to apply!
Please email your resume and a letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org to apply. Please include “Performance Analyst” in your subject line.