We’re Hiring!

About Us

JB Sports is an event management company that organizes some of New England’s top running events, fitness expos and health walks. Founded in 1989, JB Sports is owned and operated by John Bysiewicz. With over 30,000 participants annually, we are proud to partner with a number of local non-profits. Since our inception, we have helped raise over $10,000,000 for charitable organizations. JB Sports manages and produces over 20 running events and fundraising walks annually. We provide the following services: marketing, promotions, media relations, sponsorship assistance, logistical assistance, vendor selection and event analysis.

Assistant Event Coordinator

We are looking for an Assistant Event Coordinator to help with day-to-day operations and act as point person for our events. Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to, build marketing campaigns, create email blasts via Constant Contact & SquareSpace, write media releases, manage social media accounts, purchase race materials (bibs, shirts, medals, etc.), assist with fundraising campaigns, create sponsorship packages and manage event websites. You will report to the Company Founder and work closely with clients to ensure all event needs are met.

You will be required to work up to 15 weekends per year.

This is a full-time position (Monday-Friday from 9:00am - 5:00pm) located in Branford, CT.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

  • Background in creating marketing campaigns and overseeing social media accounts.

  • Familiar with website management.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office & Adobe Acrobat.

  • Must be detail-oriented with great attention to detail.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • History overseeing staff and/or volunteers a plus.

How To Apply

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to jody@jbsports.com.