Country Manager to Sportway Denmark

Salary Competitive

Do you want to set the foundation at a rapidly growing sports video and data production company in Copenhagen? Sportway is looking for a Country Manager who can help them transforming the sport industry while growing yourself and your team. Join the team at Sportway and have the opportunity to bring the power of live and on-demand video streaming in Denmark!  ABOUT SPORTWAY

Sportway was founded in 2014 and is an AI-automated sports video and data production company which provides end-to-end, fully automated video production of live sporting events, specializing in lower tier leagues and youth divisions. Their goal is to bring the power of live and on-demand video streaming to organizations everywhere to ensure that all sports, on all levels are available for everyone.  At the beginning of 2020, Sportway had more than 200 installations throughout Europe, covering Ice hockey arenas in Sweden, Norway and Finland and by the beginning of 2021 that number has more than doubled with an additional +230 arenas. They are currently launching in Denmark and are ready to take the next leap and transform the sport industry there! 

YOU ARE OFFERED

  • Independently create and implement strategies and activities within the Danish market

  • Ownership of building the team in Copenhagen 

  • Variation - no day is like the other 

  • Hard work combined with a lot o fun together with a skilled and prestigeless team in Sweden 

ABOUT THE ROLE

The role as a Country Manager means you will be in charge of everything on a country level, from building up the office and the team to working closely with federations, leagues and clubs such as the Danish Ice Hockey Association. You will be working together with the management of Sportway and have weekly support from the team in Stockholm.   JOB RESPONSIBILITES

  • Have dialogue with danish federations, leagues and clubs 

  • Lead daily operations and manage the office 

  • Build your own team of superstars

  • Identify and execute on ways to improve

  • Part of the long-term planning and strategies for Denmark

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience of managing teams / projects and building up a department or a business by yourself

  • Good knowledge in Office 365 

  • Interest in sports and wants to join the Sportway adventure 

  • You are fluent in English and in Danish or in Swedish

IT'S AN ADVANTAGE IF YOU HAVE

  • Experience of the media industry 

  • Knowledge in broadcasting

AS A PERSON YOU 

  • Are communicative and a great team player  

  • Are organized and structured in your work 

  • Have a doer personality, you can take responsibility and enjoy working hands-on 

OTHER INFORMATION 

  • Start: ASAP

  • Work extent: Full time, permanent position

  • Location: Copenhagen

  • Website: sportway.se

  • Contact information: This recruitment process is conducted by Gigstr. It is a request from Sportway that all questions regarding the position are handled by Gigstr. 

ABOUT GIGSTR

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Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Central office
Central office

Your local office is your anchor point, thus, we placed it centrally at your convenience.

Pet friendly
Pet friendly

Dogs, turtles or goldfish are welcome in the office as long as they want to cuddle every now and then.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

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