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NYCRUNS’ mission is to create the very best running events in New York City and to develop our flagship Brooklyn Marathon & Half Marathon into one of the most iconic running events in the world. In doing so, we want to be a relentlessly positive part of our customer’s lives; a meaningful partner to local businesses, causes, and runners; and a great employer to our diverse Team.

Your Mission

We are seeking a creative and proven Digital Marketing Specialist to join our team.  In this role, you will create and execute all digital marketing campaigns for NYCRUNS.  If you’re interested in helping others “Win their race”, we invite you apply today!

*The position is open to NYC residents only. Candidates must be willing to commute 2-4 days a week and able to successfully work within a hybrid on-site and remote environment.

About the role

  • Create and execute digital marketing campaigns
  • Ad copywriting & content creation
  • Ad buying with geotargeted campaigns
  • Develop visual assets for digital campaigns
  • Conduct market research to inform and optimize marketing campaigns
  • Own and maintain site analytics, metrics, and campaign reporting
  • Optimize paid advertising campaigns using SEO and other tools
  • Communicate results to leadership
  • Launch new products

What you bring

  • 2+ years experience in digital marketing, within the sports or endurance event industry preferred
  • Ability to create an effective marketing strategy
  • Proven track record of successfully launching new products
  • Experience with geofencing and targeted ad campaigns
  • Deep understanding of digital marketing and digital production
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Advanced knowledge of SEO with the ability to create and effectively manage organic search campaigns
  • Proven experience delivering a variety of digital assets, including online ads and social media applications
  • Proven track record of developing and increasing an online presence that elevates brand status and brand exposure online.
  • Proficient with programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Framemaker, DreamWeaver, HTML, HTML 5, CSS
  • Enthusiasm for running races a plus


About us:

NYCRUNS is dedicated to producing world-class events for athletes of all levels. NYCRUNS strives to employ people who challenge themselves and the status quo, continuously innovating and improving efficiencies in our processes. NYCRUNS works to provide each employee with the tools to develop skillsets and fast track career development within our company.



When we find the right person, we try to put our best foot forward with an offer that excites you. We consider what you’d like to be paid, the skills and experience you bring, what similar jobs pay in the NYC area and make sure there’s equal pay for equal work among those you’ll be working with. The compensation amount for this role is targeted at $70,000.00 – $75,000.00. Final offer amounts are determined by multiple factors including your experience and expertise and may vary from the amounts listed above.



  • Hybrid On-site and remote employment model
  • Flexible PTO
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Coverage

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email your resume, cover letter and portfolio to