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Activation Manager

  • full time
  • Vienna, Linz or Salzburg
We celebrate diversity, foster inclusiveness and encourage individual expression in our workplaces. We want you to be your amazing authentic self, embracing your differences and individual experiences to help us change lives through the power of sport! Runtastic is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Everyone is treated fairly regardless of race, gender, age, ethnic background, sexual orientation and expression, or other differences.

Want to support hundreds of millions of people in their fitness journey? Join the Runtastic team and work for the adidas Running and adidas Training apps.

As a key member of our Activation Management team (Limited Period Contract until November 2023), you'll be leading engaging campaigns such as Run for the Oceans or supporting adidas launches across touchpoints. You will be managing complex project teams across different departments (Marketing, Content, Product, etc.) and multiple stakeholders both internally and externally.

You’ll contribute by:

  • Planning, developing and enhancing campaign concepts and strategies contributing to our company goals
  • Managing activations within the respective core teams and stakeholders (internal and external)
  • Owning activations end-to-end (brief creation, channel commitment, aligning the process, launch of activation, stakeholder communication, recap & reporting, improvements)
  • Collaborating with our Creative Studio around strategic briefs for our activations
  • Coordinating cross-functional channel teams, creative teams, adidas teams and external agencies to deliver high quality campaigns within deadlines
  • Ensuring that our apps are represented in adidas-led campaigns
  • Working in CMS to publish challenges, virtual races, or new workouts
  • Reporting the success of campaigns and projects as well as sharing knowledge with stakeholders

What makes you the right match:

  • 3+ years in Marketing and/or Campaign Planning, ideally in a digital context
  • Experience in project management and a proven track record to execute projects successfully
  • Profound experience in working with internal & external stakeholders
  • Affinity for and knowledge of digital marketing channels (such as CRM, social media, or user acquisition)
  • Proactive mindset with a passion for innovation and trends
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent English skills
  • Ability to work independently, prioritise and manage workload 
  • Willingness to travel between Runtastic and adidas offices
  • Preferably, degree in Business Administration, (Digital) Marketing, Project Management or a related field
  • Valid work permit for Austria

About Runtastic:

  • 6 weeks of paid vacation (instead of the Austrian standard of 5 weeks)
  • Brand new offices with plenty of space for creativity and informal meetings
  • Working café, terrace, and a play zone with table soccer for the well-deserved breaks
  • Ongoing company parties and sponsored team events
  • Quarterly "days of new ideas" (DONI) to try out new concepts & work with a variety of team members
  • Holistic health package including subsidized massages, free psychological support, and health screenings
  • Free fitness activities like running and yoga, free gym access, as well as a calisthenics park on the rooftop terrace in Linz
  • Budget for participating in sports events
  • Fresh fruit and vegetables, healthy snacks, ice cream, and beverages all day long
  • All-team breakfast, provided by the company, every 2 weeks
  • Visa sponsorship (incl. assistance from our in-house experts) and relocation package


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And what about the salary? Our minimum salary starts at EUR 46,620 gross per year (based on a 38.5 hour working week). Of course we are happy to negotiate a salary based on your skills and professional experience.

Your contact
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+43 660 661 60 69