Series Director (WoO Late Models)

This full-time role oversees the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model series, meets budget, manages assigned employees and produces an entertaining race.

Duties:
* Manage assigned series including and not limited to: hiring, training, coaching, managing staff; scheduling events and activities; meeting/reducing expenses in accordance with budgets; ensuring an entertaining and competitive race event (such as quality/quantity of competitors, track prep, fair and consistent officiating, safe fan experience); ensuring control and accuracy of company assets; maintaining compliance with federal and state regulations as well as company practices in areas such as OSHA, EPA, Operations, Accounting, Human Resources, etc.
* Serve as the series and World of Outlaws ambassador in the community
* Manage on-site fulfillment of marketing assets
* Develop, foster and manage the World of Outlaws relationship with current and future sanctioned tracks and competitors
* Address and resolve complaints from fans, competitors and the community
* Perform hands-on activities when needed to ensure evetn operation and facility management
* Apply creative thinking and problem solving skills to address issues without increasing costs
* Other duties as needed

Skills/Experience:
* At least five years of previous experience operating and promoting a motorsports series/facility
* Knowledge of and previous experience in short-track dirt motorsports preferred
* Previous budget management experience required
* Previous sales and/or sponsorship experience preferred
* High sense of ownership and personal accountability required
* Sense of initiative necessary
* Able to maintain a positive demeanor, even in highly stressful or demanding situations
* Proven record of dependability and integrity
* Valid driver's license necessary; CDL preferred

Notes:
* This position is based in Concord, NC
* Travel varies according to the series schedule and related needs. In race season, overnight monthly travel may average 80-100% while off-season may decrease to 5% - 10%
* Must be able to legally enter and exit Canada

**Must include desired compensation for consideration**

Manager, Events (Concord, NC)

This new, full-time role on our events team focuses on advertising and promotion while executing WRG-promoted, joint venture and other events.

Duties:
* Serve as the on-site manager for assigned events, ensuring successful execution of the operational aspects
   * Develop relationships with track operators and staff to achieve needed goals, such as event operation checklist,  
      competition checklist and other operational requirements
   * Arrange adequate staffing for events as necessary
   * Partner with Series Director to determine event schedule, times and adjustments
   * Create timelines, calendars, credential lists and other items necessary
   * Handle unique event-related needs
   * Manage event materials
* Manage, plan and execute all promotional aspects for World of Outlaws and DIRTcar promoted and/or joint ventures:
   * Utilize a variety of methods such as: grassroots/guerilla marketing; digital advertising; and customer expansion
   * Explore and create new promotional concepts
   * Review effectiveness of promotional campaigns and implement adjustments
* Advise on and support advertising aspects, including new and traditional media
* Partner with the Ticketing Specialist on all ticketing initiatives attached to promoted, joint venture or other identified events
* Partner with the WRG Marketing and Client Services Departments for sponsorship fulfillment
* Work within expense budgets
* Other duties as assigned

Skills:
* At least 5 years of previous event management or event promotion experience, preferably in motorsports
* Demonstrated ability to work successfully within a strict budget
* Bachelor's degree required; concentration in marketing, public relations or sports/motorsports management preferred
* Experience in overseeing, creating and managing advertising and promotional marketing campaigns preferred
* Experience with internet-based marketing, social media promotions and email campaigns desired
* Excellent organizational skills

Notes:
* This role is based in Concord, NC - no relocation assistance provided
* This position reports to the Director, Events and may have direct supervisory duties
* There is an average of 40% monthly overnight travel, with a concentration occurring during racing season. Primarily domestic with potential international.
* This position requires sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time; frequent use of hands to grasp, reach, or feel; occasional lifting of up to 35 pounds; close vision; occasional kneeling, twisting, climbing or bending; use of close vision in natural, artificial and/or low light. 

**Must include salary expectations for consideration**

Series Marketing Coordinator (Sprints)

Due to internal growth, we're looking for a road warrior, capable of traveling with one of the most demanding schedules in motorsports. The right person is a hands-on problem solver who can roll up the sleeves and deliver exceptional service to our partners.

Position:
* Execute at-track deliverables for partners, including but not limited to: contract fulfillment, signage, reporting, hospitality setup/breakdown/management and at-track displays
* Consistently monitor, evaluate and improve the existing process(es) of at-track deliverable fulfillment; develop, plan and execute alternative methods
* Create the vision as well as the physical branded environment for our corporate partners
* Organize series staff in order to execute deliverables
* Oversee and manage the on-site mobile marketing display program; this includes and is not limited to, coordinating and training local staff, setup and breakdown, supply maintenance, reporting and overall program performance
* Interface with clients to assist in the sales and renewal process
* Manage on-site lead generation activities
* Interact with the audience through giveaways or other promotions
* Develop and maintain facility-specific guides including detailed plans for deliverable fulfillment
* Coordinate at-track marketing programs, both short and long-term
* Serve as a resource for at-event partners
* Other duties as assigned

Candidate:
* 1-3 years related experience, preferably in a hands-on capacity
* Background in racing, event management or sports marketing a plus
* Strong problem solving skills required
* Entrepreneurial spirit needed
* Able to communicate with a variety of people
* Able to handle a variety of priorities simultaneously
* Must be able to enter and exit Canada

Position:
* This position requires up to 75% overnight travel during racing season and follows the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Cars schedule
* This position requires up to 10% overnight travel during the off-season (traditionally November-January)
* This position will drive a mobile marketing unit to events
* This position is based in the Concord, NC office

**Must include salary expectations to be considered**

PR Coordinator (World of Outlaws)

We're looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic team player to join our PR Team. This position provides opportunity for traditional sports publicity as well as new media public relations and promotions. While this position travels with a specific series most of the time, you'll also see this role at other WoO series, non-WoO events such as Summer Nationals or Super DIRT Week. This is a great position for a hands-on person who balances professionalism with a grass-roots work ethic.

Duties include:
* Traveling to assigned events; providing race recaps immediately after an event; additional and/or extended race reports and/or features as needed
* Utilizing WRG social media before, during and between events to promote shows, update fans and increase attendance
* Providing video and/or audio interviews of victory lane and/or notable participants
* Creating written and/or video and/or audio features for distribution and/or websites; ensuring a continuing supply of features
* Maintaining and updating current statistics on assigned series
* Promoting assigned series to local, regional and national media; proactively establishing and maintaining those relationships to ensure coverage
* Updating points, photos, video and other content on assigned website(s)
* Providing on-site marketing support as needed, including but not limited to: polling, signage, hospitality; fan interaction and guest/sponsor relations
* Other duties as assigned

The right candidate will:
* Have a minimum of 2 years previous journalism, public relations or related experience
* Have a BS/BA in Journalism, English, Public Relations, Sports Management, Marketing or similar
* Be familiar with dirt track racing and be able to quickly learn the language, history and protocols related to the sport
* High comfort level with internet usage; experience with web content management helpful
* Be able to enter and exit Canada
* High sense of integrity, ownership and personal accountability required

This position:
* Is a full time, year round role
* Has a position base in Concord, NC
* Travels approximately 40-95% during the racing season

**Must include annual salary expectations for consideration**

Summer Nationals Marketing Intern (Summer Nationals/DIRTcar Midwest)

This is a hands-on role where you get the opportunity for practical motorsports marketing experience. You won't fetch coffee and shadow meetings with this internship!

You'll travel as part of the DIRTcar UMP team to all of the Summer Nationals and Summit Equipment Modified Nationals series events in the Midwest. You'll start out in our North Carolina office on or around June 1 to prepare the marketing materials needed for the series, then head out on the road through the full series before concluding back in our office at the end of the tour on or around July 31.

Duties:

* Travel to all the events in the 2017 DIRTcar Summer Nationals series, including Summit Equipment Modified Nationals
* Execute at-track deliverables including but not limited to: signage, reporting and set-up/breakdown
* Communicate with WRG Client Services to ensure partnership fulfillment
* Provide at-event support for DIRTcar officials and partners
* Clerical duties
* Prepare marketing materials, such as banner boxes, decal kits, etc.
* Assist in social media and public relations coverage by fulfilling the needs of our Facebook, Twitter and other accounts; partner with the Client Services, Public Relations and Digital teams to ensure coverage


Candidate:
* Must be a currently enrolled student in an accredited college or university; preference given to rising juniors and seniors
* Preferred majors include Motorsports Management, Public Relations, Sports Management or Marketing
* Must be able to travel throughout the Central US and to North Carolina from June 1 through July 31, 2017

* Possession of a valid driver's license; able to drive a dually truck pulling a loaded trailer
* Knowledge of/interest in grassroots motorsports preferred

* Strong verbal communication skills
* Self motivated, accountable, and energetic
* Position requires frequent standing, walking, occasional climbing, kneeling, twisting and bending; must be able to lift and carry up to 40 pounds; frequent use of hands to grasp and feel; use of close vision

Position:
* Stipend paid a conclusion of internship at rate of $500/month (maximum of $1,500 if internship successfully completed in full)
* Will be reimbursed $25/travel day as a meal per diem
* Will be reimbursed mileage at the company rate if using personal vehicle
* Lodging will be provided in accordance with company practices

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