Vacancy - 1st Team Scout

The club are now seeking applications for a 1st Team Scout on a voluntary basis.

Reporting to the Head of Scouting, the role involves working within the 1st Team recruitment unit to effectively meet the aims and objectives of the Club's Recruitment Strategy.

First Team Scout Requirements:

Attend matches, scouting players live using the clubs reporting structure

Compile and collate reports using a bespoke match and player reporting process to support Talent Identification to assess and identify talented footballers with the projection to play in the First Team at East Kilbride Football Club

To work to a club strategy on Talent Identification.

Provide monthly updates within a recruitment meeting schedule.

Contribute to player audits and succession planning through analysis and evaluation of players within the talent pathway. based on the guidelines and requirements set by the Recruitment Team.

Effectively utilise data as part of the scouting and recruitment process and use it to support a business /sporting case for player signings.

The Person:

A dedicated individual with an eye for detail, enthusiastic and self-driven.

Excellent organizational skills and an ability to work with total discretion. (essential)

Have a good standard of knowledge of the Scottish game. (essential)

Able to attend live matches on a regular basis (essential)

Be computer literate, familiar with Microsoft Excel and Dropbox. (essential)

Ability to work on own initiative, unsupervised and as an effective team member. (essential)

The ability to process and upload reports onto a central platform in a timely manner. (essential)

Full driving license (desirable)

How to apply

If you have any questions or would like to apply, please email your C.V to

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