Field Agent, DSG

adidas Field Agent Program

Lombard, IL


Amplify the adidas brand at Dicks Sporting Goods

Be the face of adidas at retail

We’re on the search for full-time brand ambassadors to be the link between the adidas brand at Dick’s Sporting Goods and our team at HQ. By becoming an adidas Field Agent, you’ll be a part of an elite ground force looking to bring the latest adidas product to customers at exclusive Dick’s Sporting Goods Homecourt stores.

As a part of our team, you’ll be the go-to adidas brand hero, fostering relationships and promoting product with staff and customers in your city. As an on-the-ground resource for adidas at Dick’s Sporting Goods, you’ll spread brand love by collaborating with store associates, implementing in-store product storytelling and helping to increase sales of adidas product.

What kind of person are we looking for?

We’re looking for outgoing recent grads with some major retail and visual merchandising experience. We want driven influencers who want to make an impact. We want sneakerheads and fashion hounds who count down the days to the latest footwear and apparel releases. We want community engagers with a love for their city. We want people people.

The heart of this position is powered by a passion for competition, a love for sport and a need to get yourself in the latest and greatest; if that hits home, then we’d love to hear from you. Let us know why you should make the cut to be an integral part of our team.

Your responsibilities

Increase Sales

Increase sell-through of adidas footwear, apparel and accessories by promoting product on site and educating customers of adidas products.

Insure Visual Excellence

You’ll be responsible for bringing the adidas brand to life at retail through ensuring flawless product placement and storytelling across different departments and categories.

Build Store Relationships

You’ll build professional relationships with retail associates and involve staff in visual maintenance of the store by communicating brand, product, and visual information.

Inspire Retailer Team

As the face of the brand, you’ll be empowered to inspire your store to help their customers get the full benefits of adidas. You’re the spark that brings excitement to the floor.

Create Product Moments

Execute and train merchandising guidelines and visual presentations standards to stores to ensure brand integrity is maintained.

Document Experience

Film videos, snap photos, execute audits and share the love you’re seeing for product.

Report Market Progress

Participate in the recap process and collect feedback to ensure that visual programs meet business needs and promote premium consumer experience.

Train With The Pros

You’ll participate in regular national status meetings to report on the wins/hurdles in your market, identify opportunities and learn more about adidas product launches.

Provide Product Insight

Being on the front line with customers will give you valuable insight to what they need and want. By sharing that with us, you’ll be directly influencing future adidas products.

Collaborate

There will be constant opportunities to collaborate with other adidas Field Agents across the country and learn how other markets are finding success. You’ll also partner with the retail marketing team for signage and event execution from a visual perspective.

Ideal candidate traits

Retail Sales Experience

Standing on the shop floor chatting with customers feels like a second home to you.

Past Visual Merchandising Experience

Strong visual eye and a passion for fashion.1-2 years relevant visual merchandising, or retail experience.

Communication Expertise

Effective communication and presentation skills are always a must.

Drive

The ability to work independently with minimal supervision and achieve goals and objectives.

Gets It Right

Fierce attention to detail, extremely reliable and never afraid to speak up

Flexibility

You’ll need to be highly self-motivated and able to work flexible hours, specifically nights & weekends.

The Perks

  • As a part of the adidas field agent team you’ll have direct and early access to new product launchings and trainings directly from HQ.
  • You’ll become a brand expert by taking part in an in-depth training with our brand experts here at HQ to make sure you’re fully equipped to hit the ground running.
  • We’ll hook you up — we want you to have all the tools you’ll need to live and breathe the brand. We’ll get you the gear, you just need to rock it.
  • Benefits and compensation will be discussed with final candidates.