OVERVIEW:

Are you our next Athlete Manager (DACH)? We’re looking for someone to join our Marketing team, to help grow the Gymshark brand through building, managing, and activating a network of authentic partners that connect with the lifting & conditioning cohorts of the Gymshark consumer.  

From Athletes to Influencers through to Strategic product seeding. 

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:

  • Managing relationships with key stakeholders (athletes & Influencers) across long & short-term deals, effectively and maintaining a strong working relationship with athletes & influencers within the DACH region. 
  • Always keeping their ear to the ground and identifying new & relevant talent that will be activated by the brand via product seeding, ad hoc campaigns, or long-term partnerships. 
  • Responsible for a team of partners across different relationships stages which may include Tier 1,2 & 3 athletes, external influencers & friends of the brand. Such relationships may vary from one off collaboration to a long-term fixed contract. 
  • Building and maintaining a strong rapport with our athletes and representation including management, marketing agencies and rising stars; utilising strong relationships to maximise opportunities and terms with talent on behalf of Gymshark. 
  • Responsible for executing on strategic plans that will enable partners to deliver in full on agreed terms & deliverables within the contract. 
  • Collaborating with other teams within the business to ensure partners are utilised across the business & marketing mix – Campaigns, Content Creation, Shoots, Events, Providing insights & feedback and use of Partner’s Name, Images & Likeliness.  
  • Responsible for clearly communicating partner & industry opportunities to the business & relevant stakeholders, providing opportunities to support business growth.  
  • Utilising the Athlete Marketing network, plan and execute on Annual and Quarterly Talent, Activation & Campaign strategies to support business objectives by partnering with GTM teams that support wider brand & product moments & initiatives as well as integrating Gymshark into Partner’s key moments 

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • Must have solid experience in Influencer Marketing or Sports Marketing
  • Fluent speaking in German
  • Strong commitment to achieving excellence in the Influencer & Pro Athlete space. 
  • Understands sports, lifting, lifestyle, pop culture and is ingrained in social media scene and trends within the DACH region
  • Ability to create successful athlete marketing outcomes based on business goals and strategies 
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple high-profile projects simultaneously 
  • Thrives in fast-paced environment with tight deadlines 
  • Able to plan strategically and react tactically based on real-time data, business performance and opportunities to capitalise upon  
  • Strong leadership and communication skills  

CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 5th October, Midnight

BELONGING AT GYMSHARK.

Our mission is to be a place where everyone belongs. We’re an equal opportunities employer, and for us that means we always strive to be as inclusive as possible in all aspects of employment, right from your application. We’re committed to finding reasonable adjustments* for candidates with specific needs or have a disability during our recruitment process, and all applicants will be considered fairly and equally. We do not tolerate discrimination of any kind. *If you’d like to request a reasonable adjustment please email talent@gymshark.com

ABOUT US.

We’re here to unite the conditioning community. We believe that putting the sweat in today, prepares us for tomorrow. So, we give people the tools they need to reach further, go faster, be stronger. We celebrate those who show up – for themselves – to be their physical or mental best, whatever that means for them. It’s what we want for our community, and our team. A team that’s growing rapidly around the world. A collective of talented individuals working together to invent Gymshark’s future. Our plans are ambitious, and we’re looking for people who want to join us for the ride – our growth will be your growth.

THE PERKS.

🙌 Competitive ‘Win Together, Lose Together’ Bonus
🩺 Choice of Private Medical Insurance or Healthcare Cash Plan, paid for by us!
🏖 25 days holidays + your birthday and all the Bank Holidays which can be substituted and taken whenever you want.
💻 A truly Flexible Working Culture
👥 A collaborative, creative and inspiring working environment
💰 Employer pension contributions up to 7%
🤩 Life Assurance at four times your basic salary
🦈 50% Gymshark Discount
🎁 Gymshark Gift Card for each year of service
🥇 Financial, Physical and Mental Wellbeing Support
📚 Great Training and Learning Resources
🖥 Choice of hardware and access to the best software
🤒 Paid time off when you’re physically and mentally unwell
🧸 Very Generous Family Leave package – we support you extending your family
🍎 Refuel - Healthy fresh food at GSHQ
🏋️‍♂️ Lifting Club (LC) Gym Membership
👉 Free monthly massages
💈 Beauty and Barber facilities
🚘 Free on-site parking

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