Sport Marketing Exec Promoter W/M - smep17042018
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We are seeking to recruit a UK Sports Marketing Exec / Promoter
a personable, sport loving (especially tennis & badminton), enthusiastic, driven and organised graduate, seeking a first step in to the sports industry, to join our innovative UK sales and marketing team.
The Sports Marketing Exec would report directly into the UK Sales and Marketing director, and work cross functionally with the national sales team, category managers, as well as European and global sports marketing departments.
The position is field based with regular travel to the UK Office (Camberley, Surrey, UK)
Regular travel by car will be required to carry out the various tasks of the role
. Managing the relationships, administration and activation of all current UK sports marketing assets (tennis, badminton and padel).
. Analyse and evolve our partnerships, with respect to the categories (sponsored players, coaches, partner clubs, partner federations, etc.), and in respect to the annual budget.
. Plan and execute our annual conventions for sponsored coaches and UK stringing team in line with key company messages and latest product launches.
. Project manage the implementation and delivery of brand promotional/ retail booths and stringing services at partnered UK major events.
. Liaise and be the point of contact for the appointed Babolat stringing team manager for the efficient delivery of the official Babolat stringing services.
. Evolve and deliver the Babolat Cup UK U12 tennis tournament.
. Delivery of both generic and product specific technical training to the retail network and promotional partners including at coach conventions
. Provide detailed market feedback with respect to our products, in order to assist with future product development for both commercial and promotional purposes
. Business Studies, Marketing and or Sports related degree
. Fluent English essential and French would be a bonus
. MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher) competencies
. UK Clean Driving License
. Knowledge of social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram ...) are valued along with an ability to edit graphics (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)
. Top club level tennis playing ability and a good playing level of Badminton would be a bonus