Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Leica Sports Optics Seeks Field Support Specialist

This is a full-time position with full benefits. Start date: Spring 2021.

Leica Sports Optics Seeks Field Support Specialist

Position: Sport Optics Field Support Specialist

Start Date: Spring, 2021

Over more than a century Leica Camera has mastered the balance of art and engineering - achieving an immutable harmony of form and functionality. Visit Leica Sport Optics at http://us.leica-camera.com/Sport-Optics.

We are dedicated to developing optical instruments of the highest standards. The company has a tradition of precision manufacturing and technological innovations which have steadily positioned the brand at the forefront of the sport optics industry and has enabled it to establish an unsurpassed standard of excellence.

Leica Sport Optics has a longstanding tradition of quality, excellence and cultural competence. We’re looking for a Sport Optics Field Support Specialist. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the outdoors, the ability to teach about technical products involving Optics and Shooting sports and to guide users to a positive Brand experience.

The position reports to the VP, Sport Optics and coordinates with internal teams. Domestic travel is required. International travel may also be required.

This is a full-time position with full benefits. Start date: Spring 2021.


  • Develop and improve all aspects of the business relationship between Leica and its established accounts.
  • Training of store personnel in Sport Optics as well as smaller retailers, potentially including Leica Stores.
  • Support regional consumer events throughout North America

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Coordination of all necessary dealer support assets such as training and POS material
  • Coordination of consumer events
  • Implementation of new product launches.

Qualifications, skills and abilities:

  • 3+ years of experience in the Retail Sporting goods, hunting & or shooting sports market.
  • Bachelor’s degree in advertising, marketing, communication, business, or related field
  • Possesses strong interpersonal skills, particularly influencing and listening skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Take ownership of project needs/requests and ensuring they are facilitated through to completion within the required time frame.
  • Set a professional example of behavior, attitude and results at all times.
  • Trustworthy and able to work independently. Hands-on/Take charge personality.
  • The ability to follow directions, sometimes from multiple sources, and determine priorities
  • High level of self-motivation and energy

50% Travel / 50% Home Office

To apply:

Submit a cover letter and resume by email. Please, no “generic resumes” or “mass mailings”. Only genuinely interested candidates who submit personalized applications will be considered. References are not necessary with initial application.


Leica Camera Inc.

Nicole Tirri