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Working at Pro Performance Sports on the SKLZ brand is all about sports, fun and helping athletes of all ages reach their full potential. With competitive compensation, exceptional benefits and an inspiring work environment, this is a wonderful place to have a career. We are constantly looking for great team members to contribute to the high level of work we do here.

If you think you fit the profile and are interested in one of the following positions, please apply here. No phone calls, please.

Scroll below to see details of these open positions

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Job Title: Receptionist

Position Description:

Responsibilities:

Phones and Services: 

  • Answer phones in response to incoming calls that are directed for Operator assistance.
  • Direct incoming calls of individuals seeking specific information to the appropriate person.

Office Supplies & Equipment:

  • Functionally know the basic operation and servicing for all common area equipment, i.e., how to add toner, disengage misfeeds, replace paper, etc.  
  • Post all outgoing mail
  • Ensuring that common areas are equipped with required office supplies as appropriate.
  • Order office and janitorial supplies
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean and aesthetically pleasing reception and first floor open area, including photo studio.  Direct all maintenance and janitorial requests to the appropriate party.
  • Display guest names on welcome screen as requested
  • Responsible for maintaining a video library of content for the AMX players and rotating what is playing frequently and seasonally.

Company Events and Functions:

  • Assist in setting up / cleaning up for company events such as the holiday and seasonal parties, quarterly meetings, monthly meetings and other meetings.
  • Place catering orders for meetings

Administrative:

  • Assist customer service representative with incoming calls and emails.  Take orders over the telephone and route to shipping for fulfillment. 
  • Coordinate travel Visas and passport renewals for team members.
  • Assist other team members and departments on an as needed basis.
  • Assist in travel arrangements or expense reports for team members, as needed.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma required, college degree preferred
  • 2+ years of service oriented experience
  • Familiar with office management practices and procedures
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Ability to rely on judgment and experience to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Organized, self-starter with an outstanding work ethic.
  • Participation or passion for team sports
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Job Title: UX/UI Web Designer

Position Description:

Reporting to the Director of Digital, the UX/UI web designer will be responsible for driving all facets of the brand’s digital visual design, user experience, and creative production across the SKLZ network of sites and digital marketing communications. The right candidate will be very strong in UX/UI, well-versed in responsive and mobile-first design practices, and will be expected to stay at the forefront of digital creative and development.

While playing a critical role in the strategy and execution of online creative marketing initiatives, the UX/UI web designer will also work very closely with the broader marketing organization to help develop brand marketing programs across the SKLZ media mix. Teamwork will be essential in order to coordinate and facilitate integrated programs while working with both the internal marketing department and outside agency partners.

RESPONSIBLITIES

Taking a strategic and creative approach to all design work, the UX/UI web designer will drive and support their ideas from initial concepts through successful launches of projects.

  • Responsible for overseeing and creating all web assets which include UX/UI wireframes, graphic elements, visual designs, and solutions for day-to-day production including site features, image/content updates, product marketing launch assets, and online promotions
  • Design, develop and produce web features and external communications, including but not limited to, new and existing product launches, banners, 3rd party promotions, microsites, emails, and overall visual site enhancements
  • Communicate design goals and messages to creative participants and key stakeholders, ensuring integration of design requirements into all phases of production
  • Work closely with internal design team, other designers, and outside agencies to help drive creative marketing and site design strategies/ execution for projects beyond internal capabilities
  • Take a “player/manager” role in execution of digital design efforts, both performing design functions and managing other internal and external designers and digital production staff in creation and development of projects that meet brand and campaign guidelines

REQUIRED SKILL SET / QUALIFICATIONS

The candidate is a conceptual designer who has solid core design skills and a working knowledge of front-end development skills in HTML5/CSS3. The candidate has the ability to clearly communicate intended functionality to developers to ensure a great user experience at completion. The candidate will demonstrate good judgment in design, selecting methods and techniques best suited for responsive, mobile-first design. Utilizing your understanding of interactive design patterns and trends, you’ll create memorable user experiences to maximize engagement.

Visual Design

  • Have at least five years of experience as a UX designer, visual designer, interaction designer, UI designer or similar
  • A strong understanding of current web design best practices, styles and methodology
  • Proper use of typography; playing very close attention to font styling, kerning and leading
  • The ability to create detailed style tiles to communicate look and feel of campaigns
  • Ability to create effective UX wireframes to communicate page layout, navigation and functionality following closely to approved style tiles 
  • Ability to work from existing brand style guides to ensure consistency
  • Expert knowledge of the most current version of Adobe Photoshop
  • Intermediate knowledge of photo editing and clipping
  • Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and InDesign

Web Development

  • Advanced knowledge of designing for mobile-first + responsive web design
  • Ability to clearly communicate functionality preferences with developers
  • Intermediate understanding of current HTML5, CSS3, and responsive design coding specifications
  • Familiarity with jQuery, responsive frameworks, etc.
  • Front-end development skills a plus
  • Experience with CMS platforms

Overall

  • Detailed online portfolio that includes examples of UI and UX design, and demonstrates strong design ability including hands on experience with web and graphic design
  • Experience with Mac OS X
  • Ability to work in a variety of visual styles
  • Motivated self-starter, process-oriented team player with high attention to detail
  • Able to work and thrive in a fast-paced team environment and flexible to accommodate demanding project schedules
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Able to communicate effectively, both orally (including presenting to colleagues and industry partners) and in writing
  • Consumer products, brand and/or e-commerce experience

Preferred

  • Experience designing mobile apps
  • Experience designing Facebook apps
  • Understanding of video compression techniques and codecs
  • Experience with a fast-paced global company
  • Passion for sports

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Job Title: Territory Manager - South Central (Dallas, TX)

Position Summary: 

The SKLZ Territory Manager is responsible for establishing SKLZ as a loved and trusted brand for local “core” athletes in the sports of baseball and soccer.  The job of the Territory Manager is to own preparing athletes to be ready for their sport by providing the clubs, facilities, and the athletes themselves with the tools they need to be successful.   Their tools will include programs, products, event experiences, and training.

Job Responsibilities: 

Team Sales & Partnerships 

  • Identify and prioritize regional account leads
  • Develop strong book of business in soccer and baseball
  • Secure partnerships with highly visible regional accounts
  • Support regional golf and fitness rep networks
  • Respond to warm leads for tier 2 sports
Local Event Activation
  • Identify key local events to execute, focusing on prominence, strategic partnerships, and impact
  • Activate 2-3 events per month
  • Identify, manage, and train local event support staff
  • Support activation of national SKLZ sponsorships at the local level
  • Forecast, hold, and transport event inventory and event setup materials
Trade Show Activation
  • Attend regional and national trade shows
  • Represent brand
  • Network and generate leads
Data/Reporting
  • Track, analyze, and report sales data weekly 
  • Utilize CRM for lead, customer, and order tracking
  • Report consumer feedback from events back to HQ

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Four-year college degree
  • 2 years sales experience within sporting goods or consumer goods industry
  • Prefer specialty or team sales experience
  • Hungry, self-motivated, entrepreneurial individual
  • EXCELLENT customer facing skills
  • Detailed knowledge of and/or personal experience in Baseball, Soccer, and performance, (warm-up, recover, speed, strength, and agility training
  • Passion for youth athletics 
  • Resourceful individual who seeks creative ways to solve problems 
  • Motivating speaker, able to captivate audiences of varied ages while presenting
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office with advanced skills in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Proficient in creating reports outlining and presenting facts, analysis and recommendations
  • Ability to manage a large number of accounts using scalable solutions, like CRM
  • Ability to warehouse limited event inventory and transport to and from events
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Willingness to travel ~40% of the time, typical workweek is Tuesday to Saturday
  • Must currently reside in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area

Preferred Qualifications & Desired Competencies: 

  • Bi-lingual (Conversational Spanish) speaking and writing preferred
  • Experience coaching either soccer or baseball
  • Currently networked with teams/coaches in the region

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Job Title: Territory Manager - Northeast

Position Summary:

The SKLZ Territory Manager is responsible for establishing SKLZ as a loved and trusted brand for local “core” athletes in the sports of baseball, softball and soccer.  The job of the Territory Manager is to own preparing athletes to be ready for their sport by providing the clubs, facilities, and the athletes themselves with the tools they need to be successful.   Their tools will include training programs, products, and exceptional event activations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Team Sales & Partnerships
    • Identify and prioritize territory leads
    • Develop strong book of business in soccer and baseball
    • Secure partnerships with highly visible programs (in all targeted sports)
    • Respond to warm leads for tier 2 sports
  • Local Event Activation
    • Identify key local events to execute, focusing on prominence, strategic partnerships, and impact
    • Activate 2-3 events per month
    • Identify, manage, and train local event support staff
    • Support activation of national SKLZ sponsorships at the local level
    • Forecast, hold, and transport event inventory and event setup materials
  • Trade Show Activation
    • Attend regional and national trade shows
    • Represent brand
    • Network and generate leads
  • Data/Reporting
    • Track, analyze, and report sales data weekly
    • Utilize CRM for lead, customer, and communication tracking
    • Report consumer feedback to HQ monthly

Basic Qualifications:

  • Four-year college degree
  • 2 years sales experience within sporting goods or consumer goods industry
  • Prefer specialty or team sales experience
  • Hungry, self-motivated, entrepreneurial individual
  • Ability to respond to adversity with positivity and progressive insight
  • EXCELLENT customer facing skills
  • Detailed knowledge of and/or personal experience in Baseball, Soccer, and performance, (warm-up, recover, speed, strength, and agility training
  • Passion for youth athletics
  • Resourceful individual who seeks creative ways to solve problems
  • Motivating speaker, able to captivate audiences of varied ages while presenting
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office with advanced skills in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Proficient in creating reports outlining and presenting facts, analysis and recommendations
  • Ability to manage a large number of accounts using scalable solutions, like CRM
  • Ability to warehouse limited event inventory and transport to and from events
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Willingness to travel ~40% of the time, typical workweek is Tuesday to Saturday
  • Must currently live in the NYC area, preferably New Jersey, Long Island, Connecticut or North Burroughs of NYC

Preferred Qualifications & Desired Competencies:

  • Experience coaching either soccer or baseball
  • Currently networked with teams/coaches in the region
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Job Title: Territory Manager - North Central

Position Summary:

The SKLZ Territory Manager is responsible for establishing SKLZ as a loved and trusted brand for local “core” athletes in the sports of baseball, softball and soccer.  The job of the Territory Manager is to own preparing athletes to be ready for their sport by providing the clubs, facilities, and the athletes themselves with the tools they need to be successful.   Their tools will include training programs, products, and exceptional event activations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Team Sales & Partnerships
    • Identify and prioritize territory leads
    • Develop strong book of business in soccer and baseball
    • Secure partnerships with highly visible programs (in all targeted sports)
    • Respond to warm leads for tier 2 sports
  • Local Event Activation
    • Identify key local events to execute, focusing on prominence, strategic partnerships, and impact
    • Activate 2-3 events per month
    • Identify, manage, and train local event support staff
    • Support activation of national SKLZ sponsorships at the local level
    • Forecast, hold, and transport event inventory and event setup materials
  • Trade Show Activation
    • Attend regional and national trade shows
    • Represent brand
    • Network and generate leads
  • Data/Reporting
    • Track, analyze, and report sales data weekly
    • Utilize CRM for lead, customer, and communication tracking
    • Report consumer feedback to HQ monthly

Basic Qualifications:

  • Four-year college degree
  • 2 years sales experience within sporting goods or consumer goods industry
  • Prefer specialty or team sales experience
  • Hungry, self-motivated, entrepreneurial individual
  • Ability to respond to adversity with positivity and progressive insight
  • EXCELLENT customer facing skills
  • Detailed knowledge of and/or personal experience in Baseball, Soccer, and performance, (warm-up, recover, speed, strength, and agility training
  • Passion for youth athletics
  • Resourceful individual who seeks creative ways to solve problems
  • Motivating speaker, able to captivate audiences of varied ages while presenting
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office with advanced skills in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Proficient in creating reports outlining and presenting facts, analysis and recommendations
  • Ability to manage a large number of accounts using scalable solutions, like CRM
  • Ability to warehouse limited event inventory and transport to and from events
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Willingness to travel ~40% of the time, typical workweek is Tuesday to Saturday
  • Must currently live in the Chicago area

Preferred Qualifications & Desired Competencies:

  • Experience coaching either soccer or baseball
  • Currently networked with teams/coaches in the region