Atlanta United FC

Scout

Atlanta United FC

Location

Atlanta

Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date

Scout

Jul 29, 2021

Role description

Position Summary
To support the execution of the Clubs scouting process by providing an expert level of knowledge and feedback on soccer played in USA and by American players

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Report to the Head of Recruitment while collaborating and working within the scouting department
Develop and maintain an understanding of the principles and philosophies of Atlanta United
Work with and analyze large sets of data for scouting purposes
Identify, monitor and maintain a database of prospective players
Complete scouting reports and presentations utilizing objective and subjective analysis complemented by video
Proficient in the use of various scouting platforms and data sources
Have a deep understanding and knowledge of the various leagues and competitions necessary for scouting within Major League Soccer
Attend/watch all Atlanta United and ATL UTD 2 matches
Meticulous attention to detail and high work ethic
Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues
Ability to work independently as well as part of a wider team
Good time management skills and the ability to work to strict deadlines

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Proficient in the use of various scouting platforms and data sources
Have a deep understanding and knowledge of the various league and competitions necessary for scouting within MLS.
Meticulous attention to detail and high work ethic
Good time management skills and the ability to work to strict deadlines

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.