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Sports Marketing Specialist

Job title: Sports Marketing Specialist
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Boston
Remote: No
Reference: 436998
Contact name: Ryan MacCarthy
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Client Overview:

Our client is an athletic apparel brand with an increasingly large global presence. Their high quality, comfort and style give them a competitive edge in the industry!

Sports Marketing Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Support the Classics business, and always on initiatives throughs briefs, recaps, info sharing and integrated go-to-launch plans.
  • Support information sharing with x-function teams to ensure Style Playbook is consistently up to date.
  • Support Category Manager with grassroots initiatives, playbook updates, and briefing needs.
  • Support the style marketing team on all aspects of the go-to-launch process including: Work with partners, agencies, and freelance relationships
  • Proactively leverage data, market insights, marketing tools and the spectrum of marketing channels to develop and execute impactful strategic recommendations. 
  • Assist the style Marketing team in managing brand activation strategies including events and sponsorships that are tied to regional initiatives.
  • Stay current with consumer trends as it relates to social and retail behaviors to develop and implement relevant and effective marketing programs.
  • Manage timelines, be able to effectively communicate deadlines, and push projects to completion.
  • Assist in building seasonal presentations and materials around key initiatives.
  • Collaborate with cross-function teams including product, creative, communications, legal, and finance teams to be able to launch projects.
  • Responsible for promo product orders and marketing inventory management.
  • Responsible for PO creation, invoice processing and new vendor set up


Sports Marketing Specialist Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing or Communications
  • 1-3 years of relevant marketing experience
  • Detail oriented with excellent writing and organization skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and multi-task
  • Fully proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • General knowledge of and genuine interest within the sneaker and fashion space
  • Creative, self-motivated, and proactive 
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