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Hurricanes Performance Analyst Internship

Internship from Jan 2022 – July 2022

The Hurricanes are currently offering an opportunity for an aspiring performance analyst through a voluntary internship during our 2022 Super Rugby campaign.

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated, driven, passionate individual, looking to gain knowledge and relevant industry experience within a high performance, professional sporting environment. You will become responsible for: - Assisting with filming/coding of trainings sessions and home matches. - Set small weekly tasks, based around opposition preview/competition analysis - Assisting other analysts/coaches as required - Assisting with Hurricanes Development analysis programmes

You will receive the required training, mentoring, support and experience towards your own development through hands on, practical application of the necessary skills, along with observational learning, and feedback. You will be expected to be available for all training sessions, and home matches. There is flexibility around hours, and we will endeavour to accommodate any paid employment you may have during the internship. Our ideal candidate will possess the following essential qualities:

  • A keen willingness and desire to learn
  • IT Literate
  • A positive attitude
  • Effective communication skills
  • Great work ethic
  • A passion for Rugby, and excellence

Less essential qualities that will help your application:

  • Experience filming Rugby
  • Experience with Hudl and Hudl Sportscode
  • Experience with Microsoft Office, and Keynote

Our goal is that by the time you have completed this internship you will have developed and refined the necessary skills and gained relevant experience to assist you with future opportunities as a professional Performance Analyst.

The position description can be found here.

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to Jayson Ross (Hurricanes Head Analyst) at jayson.ross@hurricanes.co.nz

Applications close Friday 26 November 2021