RISE Talent Acquistion
RISE Talent Acquistion

  • Sports Industry Jobs

    These are just a few of the positions that are available through RISE Talent Acquisition.  

    Not all of our open positions and searches are listed due to individual client needs and confidentiality.

    Thank you for visiting and stay tuned for more.

    Chief Executive Officer - This position has been filled......

    A company in the digital social mobile platform space focused on fitness, is looking for an experienced Chief Executive Officer to develop and manage all strategic and business aspects of the company. This person will be the primary executive responsible for providing the proper strategic direction and creating this early stage  company’s vision for success. 

    Must be a prudent manager and an inspiring leader.  The ideal candidate will have a background in technology, preferably in the mobile gaming space, as well as knowledge of the sports and fitness industry. This person will be adept at social media, data analytics, marketing, revenue generation, business operations, as well as capital/fund raising activities as a basis of their experience. 

    This candidate must be willing to be compensated initially with equity in the venture and cash as the company grows and investment capital is raised. 

    Sr. Manager, Apparel Sourcing

    This premium sportswear brand is forging into new territory in the sports and fitness apparel business.  The company is focused providing fashion forward design into fitness and lifestyle apparel.

    As the Senior Manager of Apparel Sourcing, you will be responsible for materials sourcing and the manufacturing process for all products designed and developed by the company’s US based apparel team.  As the Senior Manager, you will oversee materials/trims suppliers, scheduling, costing, quality, production and delivery of seasonal apparel range.  

    This role reports directly to the VP of Product, and is a full-time, exempt position.  

    Competitive salary with bonus potential.

    Relocation to Atlanta, GA is required.

    Chapter Director - Back on My Feet, San Francisco Chapter

    Back on My Feet combats homelessness through the power of running, community support and essential employment and housing resources.  Operating in 12 major cities coast-to-coast, Back on My Feet recruits members (those experiencing homelessness) at homeless and residential facilities and begins with a commitment to run three days a week in the early morning.  The second phase of the program, Next Steps, provides educational support, job training programs, employment partnership referrals and housing resources.

    Since 2007, Back on My Feet has served more than 6,000 individuals experiencing or at risk of homelessness and engaged more than 100,000 volunteers and supporters.  Our members have run a collective 500,000 miles and obtained more than 4,000 jobs and homes. Within six months of becoming a Back on My Feet Alumnus, 90% of members maintain their employment, 60% receive a wage increase and 20% achieve a promotion.  Every $1 invested in Back on My Feet returns nearly $2.50 to the local community through increased economic output from employment and reduction in costs for shelter, medical services, incarceration and drug and alcohol treatment.  

    Through our innovative program, Back on My Feet proves that there is hope, that individuals can achieve things they never thought possible and that there are people who will support them along the way.

    The Chapter Director position is based in San Francisco and will be directly responsible for the fundraising efforts of the local Chapter in order to meet and grow its $550k+ annual budget and meet program goals.  This position will have two direct reports – Development and Marketing Manager and Program Director.  This position will report to the Vice President of Operations. 

    Multi-line Sales Representative - Teamwork Athletic

    Join our growing Team!  We are looking for Multi-line sales representatives.

    Competitive Commission on Every Sale.  Make More Money!

    We are currently looking for Reps in the following states/regions:

    · Georgia/Alabama

    · Illinois

    · Montana/Wyoming/Colorado

    · North Texas

    · Washington/Oregon/Idaho 

    E-Commerce Marketing Manager - This position has been filled.....

    Descente is a premium Japanese sportswear brand that was born as a ski brand in the 1930’s.  Today Descente is about more than just creating iconic skiwear.  Descente has taken its fashion forward design ethos into broader sportswear categories like running, women’s fitness and lifestyle.

    As E-commerce Marketing Manager, you will manage Descente’s e-commerce business at our North American Headquarters based in Atlanta, GA.  Your job scope will span the entire consumer e-commerce shopping journey.  You will be responsible for executing marketing strategies that attract consumers to the Descente site and you will be responsible for ensuring consumers have an easy and enjoyable shopping experience once they are on our site.  You will monitor Descente’s website traffic and execute initiatives that help increase consumer awareness and interest and ultimately 

    e-commerce sales.    

    President of Brand Operations

    This west coast company provides integrated apparel product development and manufacturing solutions to global brands via a supply chain platform spanning three continents (North America-Asia-Africa) that allows them to offer high quality product at a very competitive price.

    As the company expands it's business model to include more brand focus, it seeks a President of Brand Operations who will be in charge of building a sales and marketing organization to run the Company’s Brand Division and all its related services.  This role must build a lean yet highly effective organization to manage sales and distribution, as well as marketing and brand development.

    This position will require relocation to Southern California, and will not consider candidates requiring to work remotely.  The President, Brand Operations will report directly to the company CEO.

    Industrial Designer, Swim Hard Goods

    Bring your design innovation to products used by some of the world's most accomplished professional athletes!  This company is one of the leading manufacturers of competitive swim and triathlon gear, and is looking to add an experienced and hands on Industrial Designer to our hard goods design team.


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