Director of Partnership & Sales

Seattle Seawolves Rugby Seattle, WA

About the Job

Position Overview Be part of the fastest growing and exciting sport in Seattle! Seattle Seawolves Rugby is looking for a highly motivated Director of Partnership & Sales to join the MLR Championship Team. Seattle Seawolves Rugby is the hottest new professional sports team in the city! We sold out all of our matches in our inaugural 2018 season and won the Championship. You will have the opportunity to receive mentorship from industry professionals in this fast and fun environment. Responsibilities

  • Manage all partnership/sponsor relationships
  • Execute all partnership/sponsor activations
  • Pursue new partner/sponsor opportunities Requirements and Other Attributes Must Haves
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • High quality writing skills
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to complete role/tasks largely independently, yet team/partner as needed Other Attributes Desired
  • Prior sports industry experience is a plus What We Offer
  • Competitive Salary
  • Unique opportunity to help build a professional sports franchise
  • Fast-paced, rapid career growth opportunity About Seattle Seawolves Rugby A founding member of Major League Rugby (MLR), the Seattle Seawolves kicked off their inaugural season in 2018 at Starfire Stadium in Tukwila, Washington. With an ownership group led by Seattle-based entrepreneurs Adrian Balfour and Shane Skinner, the organization strives to develop, cultivate and expand the game of rugby in the U.S. while fostering discipline, duty, respect and a spirit of inclusion both on and off the pitch. Through community outreach efforts, the Seattle Seawolves fulfill a key pillar of the franchise’s philosophy, enriching the Puget Sound region’s youth through engagement, leadership, and service. Major League Rugby games are televised live on the CBS Sports Network, ESPN+, and Root Sports (AT&T). Learn more at www.seattleseawolves.com. Qualified candidates should send their resume to shane@seattlesealves.com.