JOB: Physical Performance Coach, FC Nordsjælland


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At FC Nordsjælland we have a new and exciting full-time position available as a physical performance coach for our u15 and U17 men’s academy teams and as part of our 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 professionally:

  • Holds as minimum a bachelor’s degree in sports science or other relevant education.
  • Is evidence and knowledge seeking and knows how to base the work on literature
  • Knows how to plan and work in a structured manner
  • Has experience as a physical performance coach taking part in both pitch and gym activities.
  • Is fluent in both English and Danish

What we look for in you as a person:

  • Has a passion for working with young athletes within football
  • Is ambitious and has a general drive to develop yourself within the organization
  • Knows and understand that in the football world, working hours are fluid and change according to the team’s needs
  • Is skilled and experienced in coaching and connecting with football players

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