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Athlete Management/Coaching: Coach
Coach Educator (Chicago) - United States Soccer Federation (Chicago, IL)

Overview

This position will report to the Director of Coaching Education and is based at U.S. Soccer’s headquarters in Chicago, Ill.  The core function of this position is to create course content for all license levels.  This position will also identify, train and assess other course instructors.  In addition, this role will oversee the planning and teaching of courses, clinics and workshops in support of U.S. Soccer’s entire license pathway.  This position requires effective influence through collaboration with a diverse technical group that includes various leaders and stakeholders from U.S. Soccer’s membership. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create, edit and maintain training content and educational resources with a specific focus on the Digital Coaching Center (DCC)
  • Lead instructional efforts at courses, clinics and workshops
  • Select, train and assess per diem instructional staff
  • Serve as a contact for updates to content, protocols and license information
  • Manage relationships with technical leaders and the coaching community for the purpose of continuous coaching development
  • Promote a candidate-centered learning environment at coaching schools
  • Other duties as assigned

Education, Work Experience, Special Skills/Knowledge Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree and U.S. Soccer A License
  • Practical instructor experience with U.S. Soccer coaching courses
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient with technology and it’s use as an education tool
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to multi-task
  • Strong organizational skills and team player
  • Proven track record of personnel and project management
  • Proactive attitude with exceptional work ethic
  • Strong knowledge of the sport and the overall soccer landscape in the US
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and demanding environment
  • Lifelong learner with shared philosophy of reality based learning in a student centered environment
  • Experience in goalkeeping, fitness or sports science a plus
  • Significant travel required

Benefits

•         401(k), Health, Dental, Vision and Long-Term Disability

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Do you hold a current U.S. Soccer license?

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Athlete Management/Coaching: Coach
Coach Educator (Remote) - United States Soccer Federation (Remote, US)

Overview

This position will report to the Director of Coaching Education and is based remotely. The core function of this position will oversee the planning and teaching of courses, clinics and workshops in support of U.S. Soccer’s entire license pathway.  In addition, this role is to identify, train and assess course instructors and assist in the creation of course content for all license levels.  This position requires effective influence through collaboration with a diverse technical group that includes various leaders and stakeholders from U.S. Soccer’s membership. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Lead instructional efforts at courses, clinics and workshops
  • Select, train and assess per diem instructional staff
  • Create, edit and maintain training content and educational resources with a specific focus on the Digital Coaching Center (DCC)
  • Serve as a contact for updates to content, protocols and license information
  • Manage relationships with technical leaders and the coaching community for the purpose of continuous coaching development
  • Promote a candidate-centered learning environment at coaching schools
  • Other duties as assigned

Education, Work Experience, Special Skills/Knowledge Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree and U.S. Soccer A License
  • Practical instructor experience with U.S. Soccer coaching courses
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient with technology and it’s use as an education tool
  • Exceptional attention to detail and ability to multi-task
  • Strong organizational skills and team player
  • Proven track record of personnel and project management
  • Proactive attitude with exceptional work ethic
  • Strong knowledge of the sport and the overall soccer landscape in the US
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and demanding environment
  • Lifelong learner with shared philosophy of reality based learning in a student centered environment
  • Experience in goalkeeping, fitness or sport science a plus
  • Significant travel required

Benefits

•         401(k), Health, Dental, Vision and Long-Term Disability

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Do you hold a current U.S. Soccer license?

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Event/Venue Operations: Event Operations/Management
Data Analyst - United States Soccer Federation (Chicago, IL)

JOB TITLE:                 Data Analyst   

LOCATION:                 Chicago, IL                  

DEPARTMENT:           Analytics                     

REPORTING TO:         Manager, Analytics and Research        

BRIEF SUMMARY:

The Data Analyst is responsible for aggregating and managing all data related to the commercial growth of U.S. Soccer. The Analyst will work closely with the Events, Marketing, and Fan Services departments to receive data, run analyses, and provide insights to accelerate the growth of the number of fans and revenue.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

This position has a particular focus on event-related data sources, including ticket buyers, Supporters Club members, merchandise sales, and survey collection. The Analyst will ensure that all data is accounted for and properly transferred to the correct destinations, such as the U.S. Soccer data warehouse, CRM, or smaller databases, as well as extracted for future use. Additionally, the Data Analyst will be relied upon to analyze these and other data sources for the purposes of creating targeted sales campaigns and providing insights to other decision-makers.

REQUIREMENTS/CHARACTERISTICS:

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Statistics, Economics, or another quantitative field is required. Candidates with MBA or Advanced degree in quantitative field are encouraged to apply.

  • Minimum two (2) years of experience working in a data-driven/analytical capacity
  • Excellent analytical and verbal communication skills – the ability to convey the ‘story’ from the data is as important as the analysis
  • Broad proficiency within Excel (VBA, macros, formulas, etc.)
  • Practical experience with Tableau or another popular visualization software
  • Fundamental awareness of SQL and R programming languages
  • Strong knowledge of the sport and the overall soccer landscape in the U.S.
  • Familiarity with event-related data and operations
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience with Salesforce a plus

Miscellaneous Comments:

  • Full-time position, minimum 40 hours/week
  • Some travel required

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Event/Venue Operations: Event Operations/Management
Pricing Specialist - United States Soccer Federation (Chicago, IL)

JOB TITLE:                 Pricing Specialist       

LOCATION:                 Chicago, IL                  

DEPARTMENT:           Analytics

REPORTING TO:         Manager, Analytics and Research        

BRIEF SUMMARY:

U.S. Soccer seeks a pricing specialist to formulate and drive its event pricing strategy and increase revenues. This is a high impact role within the Event/Ticketing department of the Federation.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

·        Provide input on primary/initial pricing for all U.S. Soccer Events based on in-depth analysis of previous            event and concert market activity

·        Monitor the sales of all active events and adjust prices throughout U.S. Soccer’s sales channels (primary          and secondary marketplaces)

·        Formulate pricing tests and analyze results to improve business

·        Develop, analyze, and own metrics

·        Collaborate with Analytics, Ticketing, and Sales to guide decision-making and generate sales

·        Perform other duties as directed by key U.S. Soccer personnel

REQUIREMENTS/CHARACTERISTICS:

Bachelor’s degree required. MBA or Advanced degree in quantitative field is a plus.

·        Minimum two (2) years B2C pricing experience

·        Deep understanding of pricing concepts and analytics

·        Advanced in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel (advanced formulas, stats packages, etc.)

·        Practical experience with A/B testing

·        Proficiency in Tableau is a plus

·        Ability to work in a team environment

·        Experience in event ticketing (particularly Ticketmaster Archtics and/or Ticketmaster Exchange) is a plus

  • Strong knowledge of the sport and the overall soccer landscape in the U.S. is preferred

Miscellaneous Comments:

  • Full-time position, minimum 40 hours/week

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Event/Venue Operations: Event Operations/Management
Sales Specialist - United States Soccer Federation (Chicago, IL)

JOB TITLE:                 Sales Specialist          

LOCATION:                 Chicago, IL                  

DEPARTMENT:           Events

REPORTING TO:         Manager, Analytics and Research                   

BRIEF SUMMARY:

U.S. Soccer seeks a sales specialist to work with groups, brokers, and the secondary marketplace to generate ticket revenue across all active events. The Sales Specialist will also engage highly-targeted group leads. This is a high impact role within the Event/Ticketing department of the Federation.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

·        Establish, develop, and leverage relationships with ticket brokers to increase ticket sales

·        Maintain and manage a customer/prospect database

·        Field phone calls from group customers

·        Collaborate with Analytics, Ticketing, and Pricing areas to guide decision-making and affect an increase in          sales

·        Perform other duties as directed by key U.S. Soccer personnel

REQUIREMENTS/CHARACTERISTICS:

         Bachelor’s degree preferred.

·        Minimum two (2) years sales experience required (ticketing preferred)

·        Deep knowledge of the ticketing landscape (brokers, etc.)

·        Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·        Ability to work in a team environment

·        Proficient in Microsoft Office (particularly Excel and Access)

·        Experience with Ticketmaster Archtics and/or Ticketmaster Exchange is a plus

  • Strong knowledge of the sport and the overall soccer landscape in the U.S. is preferred
  • Bi-lingual (English and Spanish) is a plus

Miscellaneous Comments:

  • Full-time position, minimum 40 hours/week
  • Some travel required

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Information Systems/Technical Services: Technical Support/Help Desk
Technical Support Specialist - United States Soccer Federation (Chicago, IL)

Job Title:                         Technical Support Specialist

Department:                    IT/Infrastructure

Reporting Relationship:  Chief Financial Officer/Director of HR

Location of Job:              Chicago, IL

 

U.S. Soccer Overview

U.S. Soccer, a non-profit organization, is the National Governing Body (NGB) for the sport of soccer in the United States.  Its mission is to make soccer, in all its forms, a preeminent sport in the United States and to continue the development of soccer at all levels.

Position Overview

The Technical Support Specialist will provide technical and procedural advice, assistance, support, and problem resolution to staff, vendors, and partners relating to the full complement of IT systems, hardware, and software.  The position is heavily focused on customer service, both internally and externally, serving as the point person for IT support issues with all employees as well as with our vendors.  The candidate will be responsible for facilitating the IT onboarding and off boarding process and troubleshooting issues on a daily basis.

 Primary Duties

• Act as the day-to-day point of contact in developing, maintaining, and monitoring strategic relationships with key technology vendors and service providers

• Facilitate the acquisition, maintenance, storage, and security of company owned technology assets, including the tracking of inventory and warranty status for laptops, smartphones, peripherals, etc.

• Support, install and configure technology for headquarters, additional offices, and remote employees

• Respond to incoming support issues via phone, email and the web while providing a positive customer service experience

• Provide support for technologies including but not limited to: Windows OS, MS Outlook/Exchange, PC Hardware, iOS, iPhone, Printers, SaaS Services and more

• Act as liaison between IT and other departments to ensure quality support

• Create knowledge and self-help documents for IT and end-users

• Additional duties as assigned

Requirements/Characteristics:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required

• Minimum of three (3) years of progressive experience as customer advocate and technical lead

• Strong customer service, interpersonal, and communication skills

• Advanced support level knowledge of Microsoft Windows Desktop OS and Microsoft Office Suites

• Intermediate support level experience with ITIL/ITSM and/or Cloud (XaaS) oriented environments

• Self-starter with focus on clear communication and understanding

• Ability to prioritize and manage a number of different projects simultaneously

• Quick learner who can function well in fast-paced, team-oriented environment

• Full-time position, minimum 40 hour work week

• Minimal travel required

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Event/Venue Operations: Event Operations/Management
Ticketing Service Coordinator - United States Soccer Federation (Chicago, IL)

JOB TITLE:                  Ticketing Service Coordinator

LOCATION:                  Chicago, IL                  

DEPARTMENT:            Events

REPORTING TO:          Ticketing Manager                   

BRIEF SUMMARY:

The Ticketing Service Coordinator will be responsible for assisting the Ticketing Manager with processing and distributing tickets, as well as other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

·        Processing internal ticket request orders and conducting batch reconciliation with accounting

·        Invoicing of accounts

·        Seat inventory management

·        Assisting with game day/event-related operations

·        Working closely with key constituent groups to execute and manage the invitation process

·        Resolving customer service issues, internally and externally

·        Updating and maintaining customer, Club, and Sponsor contact information

·        Production of Fan Guides and information for micro-sites

·        Prepare and coordinate print collateral material for events

REQUIREMENTS/CHARACTERISTICS:

         Bachelor’s degree required.

·        Proficient in Microsoft Office (particularly Excel)

·        Prior experience using Archtics/Ticketmaster software, as well as general event experience, is strongly              preferred

·        Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·        Ability to work in a team environment

·        Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to carry out detailed instructions

Miscellaneous Comments:

  • Full-time position, minimum 40 hours/week
  • Some travel required, including some weekends and holidays

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