Grassroots Sales & Marketing Manager

Job Locations US-CA-San Diego | US-NJ-Cherry Hill | US-PA-King of Prussia | US-GA-Marietta | US-NJ-Paramus | US-NJ-North Brunswick | US-NJ-Shrewsbury | US-GA-Norcross | US-GA-Atlanta
Full Time



Join Road Runner Sports as a Grassroots Sales & Marketing Manager and use your talents to help us continue to WOW our customers and support our Road Runner Sports Team as you become an integral member of the Grassroots Marketing Team that will have a big impact in balancing existing partnerships while seeking new opportunities! You will enjoy success as you drive to exceed event and revenue goals that are crucial for the growth of our business.


Bring your energy, enthusiasm, and passion to Road Runner Sports - together we win!




What you’ll get to do:

  • Research your territory to constantly have your finger on the pulse of all fitness groups, teams and events
  • Contact new potential partners and existing partners to build strong relationships and professionally represent Road Runner Sports in the community
  • Seek partnership opportunities and negotiate contracts while managing your sponsorship budget by store
  • Execute your partnership deliverables and hold your partners accountable to doing the same
  • Plan and communicate event details between partners and store managers to set them up for successful events
  • Maintain weekly reporting of your results by partnership and by store and attend weekly meetings to discuss successes, opportunities and market trends
  • Drive to exceed event and revenue goals for stores in your territory

What you bring to the table

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in goal-driven sales environment
  • Passionate about the running/walking/fitness community
  • Ability to work from home Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00 with some weekend availability to attend events
  • Located within 20 miles of one of our stores in Georgia, New Jersey or Pennsylvania
  • Willingness to travel occasionally and support larger events in your territory
  • Accountability and ability to create and provide regular reports on your upcoming events and progress to your Grassroots Marketing team and your managers.
  • Natural competitive spirit and a winning personality. Build relationships and lead grassroots campaigns for our retail stores. This is the sales/marketing position you’ve been dreaming of!
  • Team player who can work as well independently as you can partnering with your store managers, sales associates, and your Grassroots Marketing team.


Your reward:

  • Earn a solid compensation while working on a variety of tasks each day.
  • Make new friends and work as a team!
  • Take pride in our products and support our team as they educate our customers on all the latest gear (shoes, socks, insoles, apparel, and accessories!)
  • Take advantage of DISCOUNTS on all your favorite brands! How can you suggest the latest footwear if you don’t have a pair yourself? We’re committed to protecting your privacy rights.
  • Other duties may be assigned from time to time.


We’re committed to protecting your privacy rights. We collect personal information from you, including personally identifying information, professional or employment-related information, and educational information. The purpose of this collection is to assist in evaluating your application for employment.

To ensure your application is received as timely as possible, we encourage you to apply directly onto our Road Runner Sports Career page.

As you apply directly on our site, we will be reaching out to you within the next 10 days should your experience and qualifications meet our requirements for this position.

Road Runner Sports is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Road Runner Sports is an e-verify organization and an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

Compensation Max

USD $50,000.00/Yr.


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