Gracenote Sports is hiring a Team Lead for one of its most versatile teams: the AllSports Data Control team, based out of Nieuwegein, the Netherlands.
This team deals with collecting data for over 200 different sports. This includes keeping track of calendar and schedules and the athletes involved, ensuring (live)results and scores can be entered, performing quality tasks, and providing support to clients. This team also documents standards for each sport and makes sure other parts of the organization are aware of those standards.
Your responsibilities *
Manage day-to-day operations of the AllSports team, and act as a coach for your team of sports experts, encouraging a culture of growth and knowledge sharing.
Ensure the team’s work schedule is being prepared and timely communicated to the team.
Establish short and long term goals for the team, and for each individual team member.
Establish areas for improvements, albeit workflows, input tooling, use of sources. Work together with stakeholders, including our engineering team, to implement these improvements.
Establish and maintain high standards for quality, accuracy, timeliness and the efficient delivery of data to meet KPIs, constantly looking for ways to improve quality and coverage utilizing automated and manual processes.
Collaborate with Gracenote Sports teams in Canada, India, South Korea and the U.S.A.
Participating in the team’s rotational schedule as needed.
What do we expect from you:
Four years of experience with supervisory responsibilities. Formal people leadership experience is a bonus.
You have the drive to become a great leader.
College level bachelor’s degree (Dutch HBO), or equivalent work experience.
A passion for sports and data, high level of sports knowledge.
Good verbal and written communication skills in Dutch and English.
Work proficiently on a PC & using various software applications, with experience in a data processing or collection environment preferred.
Open to working hours that align with professional sports morning/evening/weekends and occasionally nights during special events)
This is a hybrid position: you will do some of the work from our office, but you can work from home as well. You will need to live reasonably close to our Nieuwegein, the Netherlands office. If you rely on public transport, you need to be able to make it home after a shift that runs until midnight.