Head youth scout

£900 monthly
  • FK Utenos Utenis
  • Utena, Lithuania
  • 13 Oct, 2021
Full time Scout / Analyst Youth

Job Description

"Utenos Utenis" football Club is looking for full time Head youth (U9 – U19) scout in Lithuania

The successful candidates must be available to work weekends and occasional evenings and be able to travel and will report directly to the Head of coaching Recruitment. 

You will:

  • Attend/watch games and report in line with the reporting procedures and timeframes.
  • Feedback to the Head of coaching about the quality of games watched and teams played
  • Follow the correct protocol for attending games, filling the forms of players evaluation, contacting clubs, approaching coaches, parents and players.
  • Develop and maintain a strong database network of contacts within clubs in your designated regions including Sports Directors, Academy Managers, Coaches, Agents, and other…
  • Coordinate tournament coverage across the region and maintain a calendar of upcoming events.
  • Attend training sessions and fixtures of the Utenos Utenis Academy and first team and be fully aware of the ability levels of the group, enabling better informed scouting decisions.
  • Attend recruitment meetings and provide feedback to coaching staff and Head of Coaching
  • Maintain and report player targets.
  • Attend cooperation and partner clubs, local Academies, Junior clubs, schools
  • Liaise with Utenos Utenis partner clubs in your area regarding player identification and recruitment of players.
  • Work on any other scouting project as required by Utenos Utenis

Qualifications:

Essential

  • Driving licence
  • Talent ID Qualification or UEFA B Coaching Licence
  • Fluent in English

Experience:

Essential

  • Minimum 3 years’ scouting experience at a professional level, including management of a region or project.
  • Ability to understand and follow protocols.
  • Ability to travel