Overview

Position Objective:

Maximize the reach of PETA’s work with athletes by using innovative strategies with a goal of reaching worldwide fans

 

Position Responsibilities and Duties:

• Seek out and develop professional relationships with athletes, agents, teams, and publicists on an ongoing basis in order to set up cross-promotional partnerships for PETA

• Lead athlete campaigns from ideation through execution and to launch

• Coordinate campaign design and messaging with the appropriate departments

• Work across all PETA departments and with its affiliates – particularly with media and social media teams – to maximize exposure and success

• Stay up-to-date with all sports-related news, events, important dates and strategize fresh, interesting content opportunities

• Liaise with PETA’s Affiliates and assist in coordinating sports outreach, campaigns, and efforts in other countries

• Travel to attend events, photo shoots, and other networking opportunities as a representative of PETA

• Maintain thorough records in the celebrity database of key interactions between PETA and celebrities

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor

 

Requirements

• College degree in a related field or equivalent experience

• Minimum of two years of experience in sports marketing, management, or related field

• Demonstrated knowledge of and interest in celebrity and sports culture

• Working knowledge of major sports stars both in the US and internationally

• Proven interest in and strong working knowledge of social media (should have tons of experience scrolling and posting on, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and Facebook)

• Demonstrated ability to think and strategize creatively

• Extensive knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns

• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

• We’re looking for a self-starter with a proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team

• Support for PETA’s philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA’s positions on issues

• Naturally, you’d need to be committed to the objectives of the organization, and living a vegan lifestyle would be a part of this

• Willingness and ability to travel to attend events, photo shoots, and other opportunities

• This position requires proof of the COVID-19 full vaccination

• Must be at least 21 years of age and have a valid U.S. driver’s license, a minimum of three years of driving experience, and a satisfactory driving record

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization

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