JOB: Physical Performance Coach for the Academy


Foto: Noah Thilemann

At FC Nordsjælland we have a new and exciting full-time position available as a physical performance coach at our men’s academy and as part of physical performance team.

Your main responsibilities are to plan and carry out training to enhance our academy players athletic and footballing skills. You will be a part of our physical performance team and thereby be a part of creating the best possible environment for our young talents to grow and find their way as a footballer and in life.

The position is a full-time position and will include working both mornings and evenings including weekends.

Overall responsibilities:

Athletic development of the men’s academy players

  • Strength & conditioning
  • Physical periodization
  • Development of athletic abilities and football specific movements on and off pitch

Contribute positively to our environment as a professional and as a person.

What we look for in you:

  • Has a passion for working with young athletes within football
  • Knows and understand that in the football world, working hours are fluid and change according to the team’s needs
  • Is evidence-seeking and knows how to base the work on literature
  • Knows how to plan and work in a structured manner
  • Is skilled and experienced in coaching and connecting with our players
  • Has experience as a physical performance coach taking part in both pitch and gym activities.

Job interviews will be held on an ongoing basis until the right candidate is found.

Your application and / or questions can be sent to Head of Physical Development Anders Peter Lund at