We’re Hiring! Sports and Field Team Manager

 

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At ZogSports, you can be yourself, love what you do and help create a meaningful community for our customers.  Our mission is to deliver fun by bringing people together through sports.  When you join our team, you’ll be combining your passion for sports with your entrepreneurial spirit to maintain and grow NYC’s favorite (and largest) social sports organization.  Don’t you think it’s time to have a job where you love coming to work every day?                                            

Here’s what you need to know:

  1. Every year we organize recreational sports leagues and great post-game happy hours for 100,000+ young professionals. Charity is an integral part of ZogSports. Therefore, we donate 10% of profit to charity every season (see Play For Your Cause on our website www.ZogSports.com).
  2. ZogSports is the real deal.  We have made the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Companies in the US the past 2 years.  We have training, a growth strategy and care about our team and customers. As a result, our office culture is fun, energetic and a great place to be yourself and explore your potential.
  3. This is an entrepreneurial role where you’ll get a ton of responsibility from day one. You will learn aspects of running your own business and how to successfully contribute to any high growth organization.

The Sports and Field Team Manager is a full-time job reporting to our experienced NYC General Manager.  You will learn on the job by running leagues in NYC and managing the company’s growth in Football and Volleyball throughout Manhattan.  In addition, you will develop your people management skills and become a hiring expert.  You will be well-supported, much appreciated and an integrated team member from day one. 

Sports and Field Team Manager primary requirements:

  • Main Responsibilities

o   Strategic Planning and Operations – Continue to grow and manage ZogSports Football and Volleyball leagues in Manhattan (from strategic planning to sales and marketing to operations)

o   Manage Field Team (a.k.a. Part-time Staff) – Lead the Hiring, Training and Staffing process for the entire NYC Team (currently 125+ Part-time).  Includes Management of in-office part-time Field Team (currently 3 people) and an Assistant League Coordinator to help with the process.

o   Sales and networking – Develop relationships with companies, outside organizations and individuals to help promote ZogSports leagues in NYC

  • Important

o   In addition to flexible office hours, will be required to work evenings at least 2 days/week at fields/gyms/bars

o   Knowledge of Football and/or Volleyball

o   Interest in working in, and contributing to, a fun/active office environment (includes frequent ball throwing, music playing and other shenanigans)

  • Personality

o   Outgoing with a sense of humor

o   Creative problem solver

o   Leader

o   Organizer

o   Get it done attitude

REQUIRED:

  • BA or BS degree; 2-4 years of office experience
  • Fun on paper and in person – excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at one time and work independently as well as within a team
  • Excellent organization skills and attention to detail
  • Not petrified of technology, speaking on the phone or in front of a crowd, meeting new people at a bar, etc.
  • Reliable

PREFERRED:

  • Knowledge of organized sports, business of sports, and sports marketing

 

  • Please email your resume and a cover letter to Amy Cooperstock at jobs@zogsports.com.  Please reference “NYC Sports and Field Team Manager” in the subject field of your email correspondence.
  • Compensation package includes: salary for this job is commensurate with experience.  The position is also eligible for company incentive plan and health benefits
  • Due to the great number of resumes we receive daily, we regret that we are unable to respond individually to each person interested in our company, or answer inquiries regarding the status of a particular resume.  If there is interest in interviewing you for this job, a representative from ZogSports will contact you in the near future. We take our hiring process very seriously and potential candidates will meet with a number of team members before a final determination is made.

Thank you for submitting your resume to ZogSports!

 

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My Team In Ten – Setsaholics Anonymous

My Team In Ten

These fun and interesting ten questions will give you some insight into some teams you might encounter throughout your Zog career.

Today, we are highlighting the pun-tastic Volleyball team, Setsaholics Anonymous.

Setsaholics Anonymous in Ten

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1) How long has your team been Zogging together for?

4 years or so

2) How did you settle on your team name?

Voted on as many different sexual innuendos as we could think of

3) What’s your favorite team memory?

The 1st championship

4) What movie title best describes your team’s skills?

“The Usual Suspects”

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5) What song title best describes your team’s relationship?

“Happy” by Pharell Williams

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6) What celebrity do you think would best fit as a teammate on your team?

LeBron James

7) Beer Pong or Flip Cup?

Flip Cup

8) Which of your teammates is the most entertaining during your games? Why?

Anthony, because he is probably the most obnoxious trash talker out there

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9) Which of our teammates is the most entertaining after a couple of drinks? Why?

Austin, because he just gets giddy and outspoken

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10) Describe your team’s Zog experience in one word.

Underestimated

Thanks, Setsaholics Anonymous, for giving us the inside scoop. Keep those championships coming!

Keep Zoggin’ – your team could be featured next!

The 10,000 Feat – 2 FREE VIP Passes To Mountain Jam

 

 

 

 

 

Want 2 FREE VIP Passes to Mountain Jam Music Festival? We can make that happen!Image

Introducing The 10,000 Feat!

The concept is simple: Help us get to 10,000 Likes on Facebook and we might send you to Mountain Jam!

How does it work? If we get to 10,000 Likes on Facebook by Monday, June 2nd, we will randomly select one person who has liked us and give him/her 2 FREE VIP Passes to Mountain Jam Music Festival!

About the prize:

Mountain Jam Music Festival – June 5-8, 2014 – 4-Day Jammer (VIP) Pass w/ Camping

  • Full 4-day Jammer (VIP) admission to the festival
  • Exclusive Jammer entrance to festival grounds
  • Special Jammer viewing area in front of the main stage
  • Access to Jammer (VIP) Campgrounds with free hot showers and 24-hour access to indoor bathrooms
  • Exclusive Jammer Hospitality Tents with lounge, bar and premier bathrooms
  • Jammer Hopitality Tents include hot and cold hors d’oevres, complimentary snacks, discounted drinks and soft drinks
  • Access to Jammer Lounge in the Learning Center with Jammer Concierge, indoor hang-out space and with 24-hour indoor bathrooms
  • Free Jammer merchandise package (includes limited edition festival t-shirt and poster)
  • Includes access for tent camping only (does not include an RV Pass or Car Camping Pass). If you would like to camp in your RV or with your car, you must purchase an RV Pass or a Jammer Car Camping Pass (1 per vehicle) in addition to this 4-Day Jammer Pass with Camping
  • Jammer (VIP) Parking: You must buy a Jammer Parking Pass (1 per vehicle) to park your vehicle in the Jammer Parking lot (in close proximity to the festival gate)

More information about Mountain Jam

Top 5 Reasons To Like Us On Facebook

  • We post pictures of your games so you can see yourself in action
  • We give you the inside scoop to what’s going on at Zog Headquarters
  • We post contests for you to win cool prizes [like this one!]
  • We announce awesome events and parties so you don’t miss out
  • We share fun content to brighten your day

So go like us, get your friends to like us, and you just might be jamming in style!

Visit our Facebook Page