Sheffield Hatters is the most successful club in women’s team sports and one of the most respected both locally and nationally. This coming season sees the launch of the WBBL and the Hatters is one of the teams leading the way in the league. One of the requirements is to produce live stats at each home game and so we are looking to recruit a statistician to fulfil this role. The position is voluntary but travel expenses will be paid.
If you are interested in this position and would like more details please do not hesitate to contact Betty Codona on firstname.lastname@example.org
Statistician Job Description
The role involves:
Accurately recording the statistics, in real time, during all of the City of Sheffield Hatters WBBL team’s home fixtures by using the FIBA live stats programme on a computer.
Providing both home and away teams with print outs of box scores at the end of the game.
Working with members Hatters squads who will be there to assist with recording the statistics by providing running commentary on the game.
– Have some knowledge of the rules and flow of the game of basketball to be able to recognise different skills and aspects of basketball e.g. assists, rebounds.
– Be competent in the use of the FIBA Live Stats program. Training can be offered on this if required and takes little time for someone who is used to working on a laptop.