TITLE: Carolina Core FC Head Coach REPORTS TO: Chief Sporting Officer Position OverviewCarolina Core FC is an independent MLS Next Pro club based in High Point, NC. The club is currently seeking a head coach to be responsible for building and leading its MLS NEXT Pro team into the 2024 inaugural season and beyond. Essential FunctionsWork with Chief Sporting Officer in building and developing a competitive team roster each seasonProvide effective leadership to the coaching staff and players Develop a positive team cultureWork with the technical staff in developing and implementing a game model, methodology and style of play for the clubWork with the technical staff in determining the club’s technical, training and player identification philosophies Design and lead training sessions in line with the club’s tactical and technical philosophiesCollaborate with technical staff in scouting, studying and analyzing opponents for pregame preparation, postgame video review and team performance evaluationWork with head scout in discovering domestic and international soccer/football talentRegularly communicate with all players Hold biannual player evaluationsParticipate in off-field activities and events such as community engagements and appearances Game-Day ResponsibilitiesDetermine the team roster and line-upProvide pregame strategic foresight and analysis of game day opponentManage team tactics, substitutions, and player responsibilitiesEffectively adjust or modify tactics as a catalyst to influence the flow of the game Attend and speak at the post-game press conference and other media obligations QualificationsUSSF A license or equivalentExperience coaching at the professional level preferredProfessional playing background preferredPossess an in depth understanding of current methodology, evolving tactics, and player developmentEmbrace data and analyticsSpanish fluency is a plus OTHER DUTIES Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. This company is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.