Junior Merchandise Store Lead (m/f)

Federations & Major Events
Frankfurt , Germany
Full Time
28 / 12
For our IRONMAN EMEA Headquarter based in Frankfurt in Germany, we are actively looking for a highly motivated, fluent English speaking Junior Merchandise Store Lead (m/f) 

Full description


A Wanda Sports Holdings company, IRONMAN operates a global portfolio of events that includes the IRONMAN® Triathlon Series, the IRONMAN® 70.3® Triathlon Series, 5150™ Triathlon Series, Iron Girl®, IRONKIDS®, six of nine International Triathlon Union World Triathlon Series races, road cycling events including the UCI Velothon Majors Series, mountain bike races, premier marathons and other multisport races. IRONMAN’s events, together with all other Wanda Sports Holdings events, provide more than 680,000 participants annually the benefits of endurance sports through the company’s vast offerings. The iconic IRONMAN® Series of events is the largest participation sports platform in the world. Since the inception of the IRONMAN® brand in 1978, athletes have proven that ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE® by crossing finish lines at the world’s most challenging endurance races. Beginning as a single race, IRONMAN has grown to become a global sensation with more than 260 events across 44 countries.

Key Responsibilities

  • Help the Merchandise Store Lead in her responsibilities of coordinating merchandise needs for different events
  • Assist in set-up, break-down, and manage the Official Ironman Merchandise store onsite as outlined by management
  • On site helping Merchandise Store Lead in tracking hours worked, collection of missing information, communication with local staff
  • Manage the store’s database onsite, and perform any other duties and responsibilities as outlined by the management
  • Manage database of Ironman Store (Point of Sale System/Microsoft Dynamics) and communicate with Product Team regarding any necessary changes (discounts, inventory edits, price adjustments, barcode issues, etc.)
  • Track and ensure all products that ships to each event arrives on-time and communicates to product team/planning team missing products, missing boxes, and any other errors
  • Coordinate with operations team/country offices/ race directors to ensure efficient setup/breakdown, and to share all event logistical details concerning merchandise
  • Work with merchandise planning/product team to measure success of product, design and to apply this information forward
  • In off season executing inventory management, logistics, warehouse related tasks • Work on other projects as assigned by management
  • Extensive travel to events in Europe including working over weekends and holidays
  • Travelling to 13-14 races during the summer season

Skills and competencies

  • Retail experience preferred
  • Fluent in English. German and French is a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with a retail POS system is a plus
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to gain the trust of customers
  • • Friendly, courteous, service-oriented, professional, outgoing, and customer service oriented
  • Not afraid of physical labor and long operation hours
  • Must be able to work independently and productively with minimum supervision
  • Ability to establish and maintain professional atmosphere for employees, clients and customers
  • Knowledge of the sport of triathlon a plus, but not a requirement

A contract will be made on the basis of a contractual temporary employment. We are looking forward to receiving your application and CV in English language including your salary expectations and your notice period.


If you didn’t find your ideal job create a job alert and get notified as soon as jobs matching your ambitions go live.


If you didn’t find your ideal course create a job alert and get notified as soon as courses matching your ambitions go live.


If you didn’t find your ideal training programme create a programme alert and get notified as soon as programmes matching your ambitions go live.


Sell! Your Sponsorship Workshop – Fundamentals

The Sell!Your Sponsorship workshop is a one-day course delivering tips and techniques for sponsorship-seekers...

Emotional Intelligence Training – Develop yourself and Learn How to Develop Others.

Get certified to deliver the world’s most advanced system for measuring and developing emotional...

Editorial & Social Media Internship (native-level Spanish speaker)

mmc sport is in need of motivated, talented Spanish who can support our company in different projects.

EURO 2020 Guest Hotline Agent

Work on the UEFA hotline, the change management tool that is used to streamline all the changes to pre-booked...

EURO 2020 Concessions & Catering Programs Coordinator

Support the F&B Concessions Manager in the project management and operational implementation of the...

Assistant Fencing Coach (Foil) 助理劍擊教練(花劍)

The Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (“HKSI”) is the Government’s delivery agent of elite...
Hong Kong

Social Media Manager - Motorsports (m/f/d)

You'll ensure that our company's sports priorities in Motorsports are communicated across their related...

Euro 2020 Host Country Projects Assistant

The Host Country Projects Assistant provides support for the coordination and organisation of the unit’s...

Regional Coach Mentor Officers

You will be responsible for communicating with stakeholders to manage, develop and monitor mentoring programmes...
Home Based

Haute Route Participants’ Relations Assistant - Outdoor Events (Internship)

The Participants’ Relations Cycling Events Assistant will be working within the Participant’s...

People who applied here also applied to

Scheduling & Reporting Expert

Develop the master schedule in coordination with all Project Managers for Host Country Operations

Haute Route Logistics Assistant - Outdoor Events (Internship)

Our Outdoor Events are a growing portfolio and include market leading cycling and running events. The Logistics...

Mass Events Participants Relations Assistant - Outdoor Events (Internship)

The Participants Relation Assistant will be supporting the Outdoor Sports team working across the portfolio of...