French Football Federation

French Football Federation

Innovation Assistant


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Posting Date

May 25, 2022

Role description


You want to take up new challenges and grow professionally within an association whose values ​​are pleasure, respect, commitment, tolerance and solidarity.
If you are looking for a structure where you can flourish and which pushes you to give the best of yourself...
We are made for each other !

At the French Football Federation, we innovate to organize, develop and promote French football.
Working within our collective means having the opportunity to undertake.
Our team of more than 310 employees makes every effort to allow thousands of French people to practice a sport that fascinates them.


As part of a 6-month internship starting in September, we are recruiting an innovation assistant.Attached to the product and innovation marketing project manager, you will assist him in the management and animation of the Innovation Cell, Kick-off, dedicated to improving sports performance, user experience and the RSO.
As such, your missions are as follows:
Assist the project manager in coordinating the referents of each department of the FFF to bring the Innovation Unit to life and involve employees through internal innovation workshops;
Participate in the implementation of CSR operations, in particular in connection with the charter of 15 eco-responsible commitments for matches at the Stade de France;
Support internal idea holders in the development of ideas: market research, conceptualization of the idea, project monitoring, organization of POC (Proof Of Concept) and pilots as well as their feedback;
Collaborate and ensure the interface with the external ecosystem of the FFF (sports organizations, start-ups, incubators, innovation unit of large groups);
Ensure the updating and monitoring of the portfolio of ideas/projects during innovation workshops;
Organize and/or participate in events around innovation;
Participate in conferences on innovation in France and abroad and ensure the transfer of knowledge to the FFF;
Monitor innovation in France and abroad.


We are looking for a talent that meets the following profile:

Student at Bac+5 level in sports management, marketing, entrepreneurship or innovation, you have a first experience in project management (internship or work-study);
You have a good knowledge of the football ecosystem and a keen interest in topics related to innovation;
You master the Office Pack software and you have a good knowledge of collaborative tools;
You are organized, synthetic and able to manage several projects in parallel;
You are recognized for your open-mindedness, your curiosity, your creativity and your ability to listen;
Fluency in English is required.

Closing of the offer: 12/06/2022

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