Orange Soccer joined the Nicest Jobs community in
So Luke & Igor fuelled up the car (with petrol & plenty of sweets) and made the journey north from our office in Cirencester to Orange Soccer HQ in Kirkham, where we spent the day capturing content in the office and at academy sessions in Lytham, interviewing Orange Soccer employees, coaches and young football players.
Nicest Jobs exists to showcase what it would be like for candidates, if successful in their application for a particular role. At Orange Soccer, not only is every day full of interesting challenges, but it is a business that is very much based in the great outdoors - on a football pitch - so capturing that was key to successfully portraying what it is like to work there.
Once the company showcase video and the job vacancy video had been signed off by Orange Soccer Founder & Managing Director, Orrin Benford, we launched Orange Soccer on Nicest Jobs, where they took over the home page and also the header images of all Nicest Jobs social channels. The showcase videos for Orange Soccer and the Business Development Executive roles were shared on Facebook, capturing over 4,000 views in the first 48 hours.
Orange Soccer fully embraced video as a medium to not only showcase
In just two weeks of advertising the roles, from hundreds of applications, six applicants were shortlisted for an interview with the leadership team at Orange Soccer. All six of the shortlisted applicants had submitted video applications.
Having advertised one business development executive role, the quality of the shortlisted candidates meant that two candidates were offered a role - one to focus on
Josh Mountain & Sam Harwood are now proud members of #TeamOS & you can watch their brilliant application videos below. If anyone doubts the power of video applications, we’re sure those doubts will be quickly removed once you’ve watched Josh & Sam’s applications.
In four weeks, Orange Soccer joined Nicest Jobs, launched their showcase page, launched a recruitment campaign, received hundreds of applications, shortlisted six applicants (all with videos), ran a successful interview day and offered two of the applicants
Orrin Benford, Founder & Managing Director of Orange Soccer Group said:
We’re proud to be working with such a dynamic, forward-thinking organisation like Orange Soccer and we’re glad to have been able to contribute - in small part - to the evolution of their business.
To learn more about Orange Soccer, visit their website or go to their facebook page: