Longstreth Sporting Goods, a company committed to the female athlete, is seeking a results-oriented manager, with a passion for Lacrosse, to lead the business line. This role has overall responsibility for the growth in revenue and profitability of Lacrosse hard goods.
•Defines the product and service offerings, inventory levels, pricing and special quotes, and manages vendor relationships.
•Develops marketing plans, including catalog content and mailing lists, ads, flyers, email campaigns, and website updates, in conjunction with the marketing department.
•Manages the Longstreth Lacrosse Facebook page, Twitter account, and other social marketing media.
•Provides product expertise and support, along with ongoing training to our customer service and retail employees regarding pertinent product features and availability.
•Manages relationships with universities/institutions/clubs/recreational leagues and other key Lacrosse customers.
•Manages all off-site vending events for Lacrosse.
•Manages key sponsorship activity for Lacrosse organizations, tournaments or other events. Coordinates institutional support, player clinics, etc.
Our ideal candidate is a high energy, entrepreneur type who seeks P&L responsibility. They will be a well-organized manager, possessing proven communication and problem-solving skills, along with a high level of professionalism, and a keen knowledge and interest regarding the Lacrosse market, product lines and trends within the sport.
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university, along with a minimum five years of experience with girls/women’s sports equipment/apparel, in the sport of Lacrosse, and/or other similar roles.
Longstreth offers a casual work environment, along with comprehensive benefits, including company paid life insurance and 401(k), with company match. To be considered for this position, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to HR@Longstreth.com.
Longstreth Sporting Goods is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Working at Longstreth combines your love of sport with your career. Longstreth Sporting Goods' mission is to be the number one resource for young female athletes (from beginners to national team level) by providing high quality performance products designed for females, passionate customer service supported by sport experts and a contemporary community committed to excellence. We value passion, pu...rpose, teamwork, and fun!
Longstreth has been working for young female athletes since 1977. Barbara Longstreth, a pioneer in the United States in playing and coaching field hockey and lacrosse at the national team level, started selling field hockey sticks out of the trunk of her car. Barbara's passion for women's sports, and commitment to providing personal attention for young female athletes started Longstreth and remains the core of our culture and mission today.
We continue to pride ourselves on the idea that Longstreth is a company committed to the female athlete, founded and managed by players for players. We strive to be the destination for all athletes to find the best products, solid advice, and great community support for the women's game.