12 Month Marketing Placement - Supporters Clubs

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12 Month Marketing Placement - Supporters Clubs

L3 9AG


Vacancy Description

The 2018/2019 Season was a fantastic season for Liverpool Football Club with the Club adding a sixth European trophy to our trophy cabinet. The 2019/2020 campaign is set to be equally exciting and could provide you with the opportunity to kick off your career with a 12-month Student/Graduate Placement here at the Club.

We have an exciting opportunity to come and join the Marketing Team here at Liverpool FC specifically working on the relationship the club has with our 280 official supporters` clubs.

The relationship with these groups is key in engaging with our global network of fans both digitally and physically through international events.

What will this placement involve?

This is a fantastic opportunity where you will provide integral support to the team whilst gaining valuable insight into how the Club operates and engages with our fans internationally. You will be coached and supported to develop and broaden your skill set to help put you on the front foot to achieve your future career goals.

On a day to day basis you will:

Aid the development of relationships between the club and our Official Supporters` groups worldwide.

Lead on the management of all enquires that come from our official
Supporters Club`s. These queries could include ticketing enquiries, requests for signed merchandise or former player appearances, Club events.

Collaborating with the Fan Services team to ensure issues and queries are resolved quickly and effectively

Facilitate the twice-yearly branch allocation of tickets in a fair and transparent way

Support and facilitate game by game ticket sales

Support other team members to organise events such as the Player of the Year awards, end of season dinner, LFC Membership events

Assist in the seamless running of the team by ensuring governance guidelines are met, ensuring branches adhere to logo guidelines, managing branch committee structures and lists, ensuring branches receive correct and timely information

Who will be right for this placement?

We are looking for either undergraduate students looking for 12-month sandwich year placements or a postgraduate looking for an opportunity to springboard their career in the Sporting or Marketing Industry.

You will be an organised and confident self-starter who can take the initiative. You are highly organised and can effectively plan your time and work to deliver to tight deadlines. Due to the collaborative nature of this placement you will need to be an excellent communicator and can build great relationships with colleagues across the Club and external suppliers. You have great attention to detail even when working at pace.
You will need excellent I.T skills and can confidently use all Microsoft Office packages.

Whilst not essential, a competence in other languages would be beneficial.

This placement will be ideal for somebody who shares our Club values of ambition, commitment, dignity and unity and has a keen interest in sport.

Why should you apply for this placement?

This placement is full time working 35 hours per week from Monday to Friday.

To reward your hard work and commitment we offer a competitive salary, 25 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays and the option to purchase up to an additional 5 days). You can join the pension scheme where the Club will match your contributions up to 5%.

You will have access to our benefits kit bag where you can get high street discounts in tonnes of local shops and restaurants.

You will be based in our modern office space in Liverpool City Centre which is close to local bars, shops and restaurants and has great views over the river Mersey. Free fresh fruit is delivered regularly to the office and you can get a good cup of coffee from one of the coffee machines.

Working at Liverpool FC means you are part of an icon of global sport, a brand with an exceptional heritage. Hundreds of millions of people across the globe are devoted to the Club, but there is more to Liverpool FC than the scale of its fanbase. 126 years of success and heartache has forged a truly unique identity. Working for Liverpool FC makes you more than just an employee, you are an integral part of the world`s greatest football family.

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