MLS Marketing Project Manager ( soccer)

Portland, OR
Job Terms:
$40.00 hourly W2 + benefits available
Start date:
Posted By:
Tamira Imondi

Job Description:

We are hiring a MLS Marketing Project Manager with 5+ years of project management experience, ideally within a marketing function. Passion for soccer a plus!

Must be located in Portland 

Hyrbid 60/40 schedule with partial on-site 

• Provide project management support for all MLS projects (Primeblue, Theme Tops, ASG, Rivalry Week, MLS Cup, MLS Next, and individual club activations)
o Calendar and workback schedules for the above listed projects and for 2023 MLS kickoff
o Coordinating Digital toolkit handovers with cross-functional teams and partners
o Precap and recap coordination among cross functional teams
o Ordering product for photo shoots and activations
o Manage Budget, POs, Invoicing
o Aggregate information from respective accounts and partners for activations – DTC, Specialty, Wholesale, Creators Club, etc. – and share respective materials if needed.
o Speak with cross-functional partners regarding standalone opportunities (i.e. Charlotte jersey launch, specialty activations, giveaway ideas from partners, etc.) and integrate into calendar and project management efforts

Start Date: September 2022
End Date: We’d start with 6 months and go from there.

Client Description:

Our client strives to be the global leader in the sporting goods industry with brands built on a passion for sports and a sporting lifestyle. They are committed to continuously strengthening brands and products to improve their competitive position. Their strategic focus is on increasing brand credibility, elevating the experience for their consumers, and pushing the boundaries in sustainability. The execution of their strategy is enabled by a mindset of innovation across all dimensions of their business as well as their digital transformation.