Passion. Creativity. Integrity. Teamwork. Ambition. Innovation. These are the qualities that have made Wilson Sporting Goods Co. the number one sports equipment brand in the world. And these are the qualities that our global team embodies every day as we pursue one shared bold mission: to ignite the true potential in every athlete.
We know that great people are what makes our brand great. We know that teams who bring a variety of skill sets, experiences and perspectives to challenge the status quo and create game-changing product means we are doing right by the athletes and coaches we serve. And that’s why we work with each member of our team to help them dream, discover, grow and realize their own full potential.
Evolving the sports world and being the best partner for players is no small task. We are continually looking to add hard-working, ambitious, team-first individuals who desire to make a difference —and who love to help others win. Join us.
We are currently seeking a Contract Tour Coordinator - Team Sports, who will manage on-site activations for 30+ events in 2018-19, spanning across football, basketball and volleyball. The events are a balance between grassroots and partnership events, including College Football Playoff, Super Bowl, AVP Tour and Final Four. The Tour Coordinator – Team Sports will balance travel, event logistics and marketing activation to manage the Wilson Airstream Experience, a mobile experience used to tell the Wilson brand story. The contract is expected to last from December 1, 2018, through September 30, 2019 with an option for extension. Please note that we are seeking an independent contractor, so you will be responsible for billing Wilson through invoices and will receive a Form 1099.
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
This role requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, or a related field. We are looking for a candidate with a minimum of 2 years of strong experience as a brand ambassador, event coordinator, account coordinator, or tour manager for a brand or agency. Knowledge of American Football, Basketball, and/or Volleyball and prior on-site event activation experience is a must! The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience in order management, inventory control, product forecasting, and customer service.
Other qualifications include:
Amer Sports is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristics.