Teamlead Sports & Entertainment Management at Freeletics – Munich, Germany

Our vision at Freeletics is to challenge and inspire people to become the greatest version of themselves, both physically and mentally. With more than 32 million users today and rapidly growing, we build products that enhance people’s lives through physical exercise and nutritional health. By combining health science, machine learning, and behaviour change we are building a unique company in the health and fitness space.
As the Teamlead Sports & Entertainment Management , you will help us increase the global awareness of Freeletics through strategic partnerships with models, athletes and other organizations within the global fitness market. You will be responsible for building a small team, spearheading all of our global cooperation efforts, closely monitoring trends and (social) media landscapes and building relationships with relevant sports & entertainment stakeholders.
You have a passion for sports and want to strengthen Freeletics position in the global fitness market? You have creative ideas and like to think outside the box? You are eager to work on partnerships with the most amazing athletes in the world? Apply today and become part of our team!

Your responsibilities

  • Provide strategic leadership in sports & entertainment marketing to lead recruitment and search for cooperations and partnerships in this area.
  • Develop and manage a global sports & entertainment platform to achieve marketing and revenue growth goals.
  • Build strong partnerships within the sports & entertainment industry to ensure a superhero landing of Freeletics in new markets and strengthen presence in existing ones.
  • Work with sports & entertainment assets and their agents/agencies to create engaging, compelling marketing campaigns to grow Freeletics brand awareness and market share.
  • Capitalize on core connections of our investors to sports & entertainment assets to drive ownership of the digital fitness lifestyle space in a B2C setting.
  • Proactively develop and implement sponsorship/partnership recruiting, management and evaluation/reporting processes to increase impact and constantly optimize activities.

Your profile

  • 8+ years of experience in sponsorship and/or talent management with a strong focus on delivering projects with small teams or without teams on world-class level.
  • Background working at a senior level within a talent agency or in sponsorship management role.
  • Strong knowledge of the sports & entertainment industry.
  • Experience in dealing with top tier athletes, celebrities and event organizers.
  • Experience working in a sport or entertainment-based organization a plus.
  • Ability to measure value of cooperations to assure cost efficiency and long term profitability.
  • Strong knowledge of the industry’s financial set-up and alternative revenue stream options.
  • Ability to think in start-up perspectives and appropriate deal-making, e.g. revenue-share, participation, affiliate, commission based models.
  • Ability to come up with holistic concepts and design cooperations with high user impact and close product alignment.
  • Ability to establish and maintain influential relationships, especially within the sports and entertainment industry.
  • Fluency in English with excellent verbal and written communication skills, other languages are a plus.
Paul B. Fit Events Inc. Founder
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