Sports Marketing Coordinator - SMC-010318

Job title

Sports Marketing Coordinator

Position type

Full-time

City (Zip code)

Louisville, Colorado USA

Main mission

This position is primarily responsible for providing day-to-day support for grassroots marketing initiatives as well as Junior and Senior sponsorship programs. Provide support for brand initiatives and marketing programs for the US market.

Activities

  • Manage Junior Competition Team and Senior National Team sponsorship programs
  • Assist Sports Marketing Manager with College promotions program
  • Travel to ~10 events each year (~6 weeks total travel) to scout junior and college players, as well as provide support for event sponsorships
  • Create effective program communication materials (email, social media, order forms, special offers, programs, mailings, sales presentations etc.)
  • Develop comprehensive knowledge of competitive scene, and work with Sports Marketing Manager to identify qualified players and brand spokespersons
  • Provide customer service and order fulfillment for juniors, colleges, seniors, touring pros, and other marketing programs and partners
  • Assist with execution of marketing programs including product launches, sponsored events, event logistics, special promotions, etc.


Profile

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent from four-year College or University; or one-year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Collegiate tennis playing experience is required.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of competitive scene including players and brand spokespersons. 
  • Tennis or sporting goods industry experience is strongly preferred.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated resourcefulness, creativity, and continued willingness to take initiative a must.
  • Working knowledge of Database software; Internet software; Inventory software; Order processing systems; Word Processing (Word) software is required.