Casual Matchday Entertainment Assistant

  • Southampton FC
  • Southampton, UK
  • 23 Jun, 2022
Casual Blogging Broadcast Communications & PR Journalism/Content Marketing Media Social Media

Job Description

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Casual Matchday Entertainment Assistant

Department:  Digital & Content

Accountable to: Audio/Visual Manager

Criminal Record Check: DBS Enhanced (Child’s Barred List)

Hours: Part Time

Contract Type: Casual


What is the role?

To assist the stadium entertainment team by providing video support. The Matchday Entertainment Assistant will film interviews with current players and staff, former players and VIPs and potential use on the club’s social media platforms. The will also film competitions, the player warm-ups and various other activities to enhance the match day experience for our supporters.


What are we looking for?

To thrive in this role you will be enthusiastic and creative in producing high quality work with a passion for film and football broadcasting. You will be able to work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. Obtain a portfolio of your recent video work and have a strong understanding in TV Production.

The competencies which are required include:

Essential Experience:

  • Some experience of video production/filming

Desirable Experience:

  • Experience with Sony Camcorders

Essential Qualifications (including certifications):

  • A-C GCSE English

Desirable Qualifications (including certifications):

  • An A-Level in Media Studies or similar
  • Working towards a degree in Video Production or similar


Essential Skills:

  • A strong understanding of Television Production and video principles
  • Basic Filming and video knowledge
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Knowledge of Southampton Football Club and football in general
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Enthusiastic and well-presented at work


What do you get in return?

If you are successful you can look forward to a healthy benefits package;

  • A competitive hourly rate.
  • Opportunity to work for a successful Premier League Club.
  • Working in an environment with strong core values.
  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Working with likeminded individuals.

How do I apply?

Please either click on the link or visit our Careers Website by copying the below link:


The closing date for applications is Friday 15th July.

*We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, if a high volume of applicants are received. *