June 17, 2021

Job Posting: Mariners Professional Scout (FanGraphs)

Job Title: Professional Scout

Department: Professional Scouting
Reports To: Manager, Player Personnel (in addition to VP, Scouting)
Status: Full-time

Dates: Must be available to start by March 15th, 2020. Relocation to Phoenix, Arizona is desirable but not required.

Primary Objective: Support the professional scouting department in all facets of player evaluation.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide written evaluations on players, with coverage to be assigned by management.
  • Support the professional scouting department with video research and ad hoc special assignments, including Prospect Lists and Players of Interest.
  • Assist amateur and international scouting departments on an as-needed basis.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred. Equivalent relevant work or playing experience may be considered in lieu of formal education if approved by management.
  • Spanish speaking is a plus, but not required.
  • Background in player evaluation is a plus, but not required.

Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA’s):

  • Working knowledge of baseball skill sets and their roles in player evaluation.
  • Working knowledge of the baseball industry and current in-game…

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