Category: ISF

ISF at Non-League Day

Tomorrow International Surrey Football will be running a stand for the first time for non-league day promoting our men and women’s teams to Surrey football fans for Merstham and Leatherhead football clubs.

We’ll be running a stand for fans to ask questions and learn more about the team and our upcoming fixtures, we’ll also be offering a number of exclusive merchandise, most of which will be available for the very first time. Unfortunately, the stand will run as cash only, prices for all items available are below;

Price List:

  • 2019 Scarf: £10.00
  • 2018 Scarf: £6.00
  • Pin Badge: £3.50
  • Programme: £1.00
  • 1 Sticker: 50p
  • 3 Stickers: £1.00
  • 1 Coaster: £4.00
  • 4 Coasters: £12.00

VACANCY: Commercial Director

International Surrey Football is seeking a Commercial Director to lead ISF’s commercial goals and lead the growth of its retail, ticketing, public awareness and sponsorship sectors.

Job description

You’ll be required to develop a plan for ISF’s commercial growth developing 4 key areas. You’ll be free to introduce and create your own team to handle each sector.

  • Retail: Managing the promotion and sale of all retail items from shirts, pin badges, scarfs and more, through online or matchday sales,
  • Ticketing: Expanding Surrey’s existing ticketing structure to support online sales and card payments at the gate,
  • Public Awareness: Participation in public engagement opportunities at non-ISF fixtures for fan interaction and retail opportunities,
  • Sponsorship: Expanding ISF’s existing and growing sponsorship network and growing potential sponsorship opportunities,

Your goal will be to help International Surrey Football to become financially self-sufficient through commerical opportunities available through the above key areas. It is also encouraged that you build a team to assist in these areas and delegate where possible.

The role is voluntary and will require travel across Surrey to meet with potential and existing clients as well as participating in public awareness events, however, you’ll have control to negotiate time and dates for all engagements and be responsible for managing your own engagements.

The role will be voluntary (as are all ISF positions) and can be done primarily remotely, but travel to and around Surrey may be required. Travel expenses may be discussed based on job performance.

Hours per month:

5-20 recommended but it is at the discretion of the Commercial Director to set a working schedule that is manageable around other commitments. Additional time may be required based on the demands of the role.

Requirements

  • Experience in sales and/or marketing and managing relationships with key clients,
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills,
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities,
  • Be based in or within a reasonable travel distance of Surrey,

Interested applicants are encouraged to send a CV and covering letter to us at info@intsurreyfootball.co.uk

ISF to Attend Non-League Day at Merstham FC

International Surrey Football is pleased to announce we’ll be in attendance at Merstham FC for this season’s Non-League Day, the annual event to promote non-league football across England with nationwide events and special offers to encourage fans to attend non-league games during the international break.

ISF will be raising awareness of the team at Merstham Football Club’s Family Day to mark this year’s Non-League Day, during their game against fellow Surrey side, Leatherhead Football Club.

Non-League Day is an annual event to encourage fans of Premier League and EFL Championship clubs to attend non-league games to help teams raise additional funds and awareness in their local communities. This year Non-League Day will be taking place on October 12th 2019.

ISF will be raising awareness of our men and women’s team in our first public awareness initiative since our last game in April 28th played at Merstham Football Club at the conclusion of the 2018/19 season.

Several Surrey staff will be there giving fans information about what the team is about, our 2019/20 fixture plans, sell Surrey merchandise and promoting the 2020 Southern Frontier Cup. This will be the first time supporters will be able to buy leftover programmes from our games against Barawa and the Chagos Islands, pin badges, scarves and stickers directly from the team. Prices will be confirmed on the day and cash payments only.

Pre-Registration Launched for Surrey Women’s Showcase Trials

International Surrey Football is pleased to announce that pre-registration is now available for interested Surrey-based players for our International Surrey Women’s Showcase Trials. The trials will be used to help identify the inaugural squad of Surrey players that will feature in Surrey’s debut women’s game. Details of the debut are yet to be announced.

Details of venue and dates of the trials are yet to be announced and the format will be influenced by the number of interested players wanting to take part, with either a 44 players format, similar to that being used in the men’s showcase trials and a 22 player format which will involve a friendly against a local women’s club side.

Perspective players will be sent information regarding the trials as arrangements are made and will be able to give input that may influence decisions for the trials.

In order to be considered for a place in the upcoming trials, ALL players must complete our new online player sign-up form. A link can be found here: https://intsurreyfootball.co.uk/player-sign-up/

The trials will include video recording for later review, photography will also be taken during the game. Participation in the trials does not guarantee a call-up. Video highlights will also be shared on social media.

ISF to Host 2019 Showcase Trials in November

International Surrey Football is pleased to announce that we will be holding showcase trials, the “International Surrey Showcase Trials Presented by Proformance Football Analysis”, to allow for new senior men’s players to earn their place in the Surrey team ahead of our Summer 2020 fixtures involving our Charity match against a Hampshire XI, the inaugural Southern Frontier Cup, as well as 2 other friendlies we’ll be announcing soon.

The trials will be taking place at the Whiskey Bible Stadium, home of Merstham Football Club on Sunday 17th November, Surrey has previously hosted our most recent home friendly at the East Surrey venue.

In order to be considered for a place in the upcoming trials, ALL players must complete our new online player sign-up form. A link can be found here: https://intsurreyfootball.co.uk/player-sign-up/

Up to 44 players will be selected, each player will play at least 45 minutes of a 90-minute game in 1 of 4 11 player squads. The trials will include video recording for later review. Participation in the trials does not guarantee a call-up, players already capped are encouraged to take part due to the change in management.