We are recruiting! We have a vacancy for a full-time Territory Manager, based in North America, to join the parkrun Global Team.
From quiet beginnings, parkrun has grown into a worldwide social movement with community its beating heart.
Committed to breaking down barriers to participation in regular physical activity and bringing communities together, we deliver free, weekly timed events every weekend that people of all ages and backgrounds can participate in – as walkers, runners, volunteers and spectators.
Our mission is to create a healthier and happier planet. Now in our 15th year, parkrun is delivered in nearly 2,000 locations across 21 countries.
We are looking for someone with experience of all levels of engagement with parkrun in the US and Canada. The person must have been involved with participation and volunteering including Event Director and Ambassador roles.
The role will start early 2020.
Find out more using the following links:
The deadline for applications is 5:00pm GMT on Friday 29th November 2019.
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