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

 

Salary/benefits

-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.