INTERNATIONAL FOOTBALL SCOUT - FRANCE
Purpose To act as a representative of the Club in the designated territory, responsible for accurately capturing and relying on a time basis, in-depth contextual knowledge of the players who are of the required standard for Manchester United’s First Team and Academy. The Role
Attend/observe games (live and video), complete scouting reports and assign performance assessments/rating on the players of interest to Manchester United.
Attend/observe tournaments when directed or assigned to monitor a player/team.
Proactively research territories to gain insights and background knowledge of the players that are of interest to Manchester United.
Maintain up-to-date records, reports, player lists and positional matrix using the club data management system.
To be in regular communication with the head of scouting operations to manage work flows, game assignments and travel arrangements.
Experience of working at the top level of professional football, with a track record of identifying and scouting elite players.
To build and manage a reliable, accurate and informative regional network of contacts.
Ability to capture and communicate accurate player assessments (proficient level of English language skills required).
Knowledge of elite football in key territories (Premier League and assigned territory).
Comfortable with mobile IT systems, MS Office 365, MS Teams, and other software.
Conducts all scouting related activities with the highest levels of professionalism and discretion.