Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Meet the Jobs4football Team

We are experienced, motivated and dedicated football experts who drive forward our client campaigns to give them maximum visibility to football clubs, players and professionals all over the world.

We’re incredibly proud of the people who make Jobs4football what it is.

Darren Melia

Founder

A youth football enthusiast with over 20 years of experience in customer service and recruitment. Has had a number of jobs in football including scout, football writer and digital promotion.

First Game: Bury v York City, 1995

Best Game: Man Utd v Arsenal 1999 semi-final reply

Favourite Stadium: San Siro, Milan

Favourite Player: Cristiano Ronaldo. He was so exciting when he first joined United and he just got better

Nick McCreery

Founder

Grown up within the industry amassing over 25 years experience and a background in all types of recruitment both in and out of football. Possesses a wide range of trusted contacts and partners globally with cultural knowledge of football markets in all over the world.

First Game: Newcastle Utd v Brighton 1984

Best Game: Northern Ireland V Spain (World Cup 1982)

Favourite Stadium: Ibrox

Favourite Player: Gazza, Genius

Owen Nevin

Head of Data – North

Owen is a hugh Newcastle United fan who joined us on the Kickstart Scheme. After completing his 6 month placement he stayed on with us as our head of data for the North updating all Northern Premier League matches and players in the area.

When he is not looking at football stats he is playing games like Fifa and Football Manager, he loves anything to do with football, apart from Sunderland.

First Game: Newcastle vs Barnsley, League Cup

Best Game: Gateshead vs Grimsby Town, Play off semi final

Favourite Stadium: St James Park

Favourite Player: Alan Shearer, Newcastle legend

Luke Bodley

Head of Data – Midlands

Another Kickstart success, Luke is a passionate football fan, who is very interested in stats based data. Lifelong Birmingham City supporter, but have probably taken greater enjoyment in following local non league teams more recently! Keen to continue expanding his knowledge of the game.

First Game: Birmingham 3-1 Preston (06-07)

Best Game: Birmingham 2-1 Arsenal (Carling Cup Final)

Favourite Stadium: Wembley

Favourite Player: Nikola Zigic, always performed in the big matches, Birmingham hero

Aaron Robson

News Writer

Aaron has a degree in journalism and has ambitions of being a football writer for BBC sport. A massive non-league fan who when he is not writing for Jobs4football he is groundhopping watching non-league games all over the North-West.

First Game: Bolton v Charlton Athletic

Best Game: Stalybridge Celtic v Hyde United

Favourite Stadium: Edgeley Park, Stockport

Favourite Player: Lee Trundle

Liam Kennedy

Interviewer

Liam is a 22- year-old journalism graduate who has previous experience as a sports writer and researcher. He focus on researching, interviewing and writing up articles on individuals involved in the sport, ranging from players to coaches to scouts, from all different levels and locations.

First Game: Wolves v Plymouth 2006

Best Game: England V Panama (World Cup 2018)

Favourite Stadium: Vodafone Park (Besiktas)

Favourite Player: Messi

Yatin Jangid

Job Researcher

Yatin joined us to gain experience while studying for a Bachelor of Commerce. In his role, Yatin researches football roles all the world and adds them to our jobs board.

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