Sports Analyst Intern

Term: March-August, 2021

 

Description: The New Jersey Copa FC Sports Analytics Internship provides college credit or community service hours opportunities to Men and Women seeking to gain valuable experience and mentorship through meaningful responsibilities in the day to day operation of the Club.  The position will give participants an in-depth working experience with exposure to player statistics and metrics, elite player experience optimization, training and game strategies.  FC Copa seeks applicants who bring exceptional communication skills, a positive approach to all tasks, creativity and a strong work ethic. 

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Commit to virtual or in-person meetings throughout the work week reporting to FC Copa Sporting Director and Technical Director.

  • Attend all New Jersey Copa FC Home Matches at Saint Joseph High School in Metuchen, NJ scheduled in May, June, July (provided travel with the team to away games if attending).

  • Operate Veo and Trace video systems on match day

  • Produce reports on Playmaker Performance Analytics and manage inventory

  • Manage analytics equipment systems

  • Participate in post event & pre event virtual planning meetings with game day staff

  • Attend Team Special Events

  • Agree to FC Copa COVID precautions policies (including but not limited to wearing with a mask at events and regular testing conducted by FC Copa)



 

Commitment and Requirements:

  • Proficiency is google G-suite (gmail, docs, sheets, pages)

  • Understanding of the sport of soccer strongly preferred

  • Professional comfort level around soccer teams or elite player relationships

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Effective communicator  

  • College credit available if applicable

  • Community Service Hours tracked and recognized if applicable 

  • New Jersey Copa FC match day apparel provided

  • Candidates receive on-boarding instruction, goal setting and personalized evaluation at the end of the commitment period

  • Candidates are expected to use a personal vehicle to events (other than away games).