Job Posting: USATF-NE Sports Marketing Coordinator
USATF-New England is seeking to fill a new position of Sports Marketing Coordinator.
The position which reports to the President and Board will be responsible for generating new programs and reinforcing existing ones in a positive revenue environment, with the intention of enhancing the reputation and public awareness of USATF-NE, with the goal of increasing association membership, increasing membership in member clubs, and seeking sponsorships. The successful candidate will have a demonstrable history of understanding the sports governed by the association, designing, promoting, and implementing programs for a non-profit organization or the equivalent. A recent degree in sports management preferred. Salary will range in the $15-20/hr range, commensurate with experience and qualifications. A health care stipend will be provided. Much of the work will be spent attending Association events during the weekend. Please send resume and cover letter to Employment@usatfne.org.
Sports Marketing Coordinator- Half Time
Duties: The successful candidate will perform a number of the following…
-Develop and enhance the quality and growth of USATF-NE initiatives
-Work to enhance the experience of those attending USATF-NE events
-Help market each USATF-NE Division marquee event
-Generate, manage and promote materials for USATF-NE initiatives
-Coordinate Association merchandise sales
-Build relationships with race directors, clubs, members, and sponsors
-Work to attract sponsors for USATF-NE events and to support USATF-NE overall.
-Attend championship events and ensure events maintain USATF-NE standards
-Ensure that the Championship Policy is adhered to at Association events
-Maintain USATF-NE social media policy and increase interactions with membership
-Design Web and multimedia marketing materials as needed
-Produce recaps of USATF-NE events for use on Association website and dispersal to regional media sources
-Work remotely, with regular office and event attendance
-Perform other duties as assigned by the USATF-NE board of governors
Qualifications: The successful candidate should meet a number of the following criteria:
-A degree in a field related to the position, or the equivalent work experience
-Proficiency in Microsoft office
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
-Experience working with events
-Experience with a focus on marketing and promotion.
-Basic graphics, web and photographic skills
-A proven ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
-Regular access to a vehicle, a valid driver’s license, and the ability to travel evenings and weekends
-The ability to pass USATF and CORI background checks
Experience: The successful candidate should meet a number of the following criteria:
-Experience directing or working sport/recreation events
-Experience reporting on events using standard journalistic practices and social media
-Past examples of involvement in marketing/promotional strategies
-Experience in marketing and application of business principles
-Experience with website development
-20-24 hr/week – with some work on weekends, usually attending Association events.
-$15-20/hr – commensurate with experience/qualifications
-$167/month towards employee’s health insurance
Application will be accepted until position is filled. All candidates should send a resume, cover letter, and references to Employment@usatfne.org for consideration.