Founded in 2009, 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.
In 2022, NYCRUNS will stage between 15 – 20 running events in NYC (and one in New Jersey) for over 50,000 athletes. We’re based in Industry City, a hip office and retail complex in Brooklyn.
If you love running events, making people happy, and are committed to making New York City better, this could be the place for you. We’re poised for significant growth and we’re looking for the best and brightest to join us on the journey. We offer competitive salaries and benefits including health insurance, 401K, and significant PTO.
ABOUT THE POSITION
This entry level position will report to the Director of Race Development, with the core responsibility of assisting all members of the operations team in producing NYCRUNS running events.
Your responsibilities will include assisting the entire team throughout each event’s life cycle. That includes the creation, updating, and review of event plans, communicating with vendors, securing necessary permits, and working with our warehouse operations and customer service teams to ensure a smooth event life cycle. You will be exposed to nearly every facet of the event production process and have significant opportunity for advancement.
On event day, you will be a key member of the team, serving as an operational lead (start, course, finish, or festival) operating under the assigned race director.
Based on your specific abilities and interests, other responsibilities will accrue as needed.
Please send your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.