Sport Marketing and Athlete Sponsorships at Manifesto Sport Management


Role: Sport Marketing and Athlete Sponsorships
Posting Opens: April 16, 2018
Posting Closes: CHANGED, April 27, 2018
Location: Manifesto Head Office, based in Calgary, Alberta


Manifesto Sport Management is a leading sport marketing agency that specializes in Olympic, action sports and pro athlete management; major event bid strategy and fund development; and brand consulting and content production.

We are looking for a savvy, energetic marketer with 2+ years of relevant experience in sport marketing and sponsorship sales with strong administrative skills.

Athletes we work with include Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, Mark McMorris, Hayley Wickenheiser, Marcus Stroman, Mitch Marner and Jon Montgomery among many others.

Our clients and projects include: Canadian Olympic Committee, City of Calgary, Freestyle Canada (CFSA), KidSport Canada, CBC, Tourism Calgary, Canada Snowboard, Red Bull Canada, Calgary Sport Tourism Authority (CSTA), Burton Snowboards, WinSport Canada among others.


The successful applicant will work directly with many of Canada’s brightest Olympians, action sport athletes and professional athletes to develop enduring relationships with sponsors, build Manifesto’s brand, and develop great content.

We see this as an opportunity to explore a diverse range of creative work in an agency environment that is unique in Canada.

We’re looking for someone that wants to be great and build a Canada-wide reputation in sport marketing and athlete management.

If that sounds like you, consider this an invitation to make your case for joining Manifesto.

Please submit your cover letter and CV to:
Manifesto Sport Management
Attention: Russell Reimer

Consultant Title: The Consultant Title is negotiable (Coordinator/Specialist) based on the quality and experience of the successful candidate.

Contract Services: Reporting directly to the President and working with the Vice President, Business Development and Athlete Manager:

  • Coordinate all athlete and sport sponsorship sales and business development
  • Coordinate all athlete bookings and support the fulfillment of all athlete sponsorship agreements
  • Assist in the brand development and implementation of a marketing plan for Manifesto including fundraisers, parties, social media and other promotions
  • Support all content development projects including brand integration, budget management and production
  • Responsible for administrative functions of the office
  • Other duties as assigned

Projected Start Date: May 14, 2018 (Negotiable)

Initial Term: 12-months

Compensation: Monthly compensation and professional development opportunities are negotiable based on the quality and experience of the successful applicant.

Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview.

David Benson