Academy Coach (U14) - Red Bull New York, Inc. (Whippany · NJ)

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About the New York Red Bulls
The New York Red Bulls are one of 27 teams in Major League Soccer (MLS). RBNY, one of the ten charter clubs of MLS, have competed in the league since its founding in 1996. The Red Bulls play home matches at Red Bull Arena (RBA) in Harrison, New Jersey. The three-time MLS Supporters' Shield Winners are owned by the Austrian beverage company Red Bull for which the team is named. The New York Red Bulls offer one of the nation's premier youth soccer development programs, from local soccer partnerships across New York and New Jersey to Regional Development Schools and the Red Bulls Academy teams.

Purpose of this Job
Our Academy Coach (U12) is an ambassador of the New York Red Bull culture and philosophy. You will provide opportunities to accelerate the development of our Red Bull Academy players. Your responsibilities will include a blend of player and team management, reporting and continual professional development.

What you'll do
  • You will report into our Academy Director and work closely with other Academy Coaches
  • Plan and prepare for all training sessions and matches
  • Create & implement individual development plans for top prospects
  • Complete pre- and post-game reports focusing on team & player performances to present at weekly meetings
  • Attend regular courses/conferences to keep an up-to-date portfolio of achievements
  • Build relationships throughout the Academy & broader Club community

Your areas of expertise that matter most for this role
  • 5 years' experience in the elite sports setting
  • USSF "A" Youth License or UEFA equivalent
  • Eager to learn and adopt new practices
  • Positive attitude towards change and information technology
  • Highly motivated, demonstrating a passion for working as part of team and specifically with the New York Red Bulls

Our Benefits
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • 401k Match and Family Leave
  • PTO & Paid Holiday Schedule
  • Pet, Legal, and Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Plus Many More

Because of the cyclical nature of the entertainment industry, you may be asked to work varying schedules to reflect our needs (includes nights, weekends and holidays).

Red Bull New York provides comprehensive benefits offerings to all full-time employees. Our benefits include medical and dental insurance, 401(k) plan, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, health and wellness benefits, and a paid time-off program.

Red Bull New York is an equal opportunity employer and we will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or any other classification protected by law.

Job Questions:

  1. Do you have at least 5 years’ experience in the elite sports setting?

  2. If yes to the above, tell us about it.

  3. Do you have a USSF “A” Youth License or UEFA equivalent?