24 February 2016
The recent controversy over the possible carcinogenic effects of the ‘rubber crumb’ infill used on most artificial sports pitches has, in my opinion, highlighted some serious structural flaws in t...
14 October 2015
So, that’s it, England’s World Cup tournament is over. Of course, much has been said about the impact of that for all elements of the game. In terms of sponsorship, I believe there is an immediat...
30 September 2015
The secondary ticketing market at RWC 2015 has been largely unaffected by new laws, argue Harbottle and Lewis' Michael Lister and Don Mee: In May of this year a new law came into force which is inte...
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An exciting opportunity has arisen at the RFL & Super League (Europe), the national governing body for Rugby League in the UK. We are seeking to appoint a Data & Analytics Manager based at our offices in Media City UK, Manchester. You will act as the Super League (Europe) data champion, providing analytical support & training to the RFL, Super League (Europe) and designated Super League clubs. You’ll lead on analytics to inform strategies aimed at fan engagement, acquisition & retention. You’ll be responsible for ensuring data integrity, quality, security & accuracy. You’ll create & maintain meaningful & insightful client reporting.