Athletics Events & Marketing Program Manager (1-year Term Assignment)
University of St. Thomas
May 29, 2018
St. Paul, Minnesota
Contract - Experienced
OVERVIEW The University of St. Thomas invites qualified candidates to apply for an Athletics Events and Marketing Program Manager within the Athletics Department.
Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission statement.
This is a temporary, one year term assignment, benefits eligible position. The position is expected to last at least one year, depending on the business needs of the department.
The position is responsible for planning, communication and execution of the season ticket holder programs, management of all department social media accounts, game event management and staffing/student coordination, coordinate marketing projects and administer budget tasks. The position reports directly to the Associate Athletic Director.
1. Season Ticket Holder Programs - Oversee all facets of season ticket operations and online ticket sales. - Develop a premium seating strategy and implement the process in conjunction with the Athletic Department, other campus groups, parent’s alumni, donors and potential donors. - Create and produce, thermal ticket stock, sales collateral, mailing materials, seat manifests, ticket reports and manage online ticketing vendor relationship. - Facilitate season ticket appreciation event for football and basketball ticket purchasers. - Manage NCAA athlete admission passes for basketball and football programs.
2. Game Day Events - Serve as athletic game day site supervisor as assigned, organize and schedule event staffing, ticket operations, cash box prep, internal partner coordination. Including all home events, MIAC playoffs and NCAA post-season events.
3. Marketing Assistant - Coordination of marketing projects as assigned by the Associate Athletics director, duties include but are not limited to media guides, organization of team photo shoot, recruiting materials and project management. - Facilitate and promote athletic activities through all department social media accounts.
4. Budget - Administer elements of department budget: payment of invoices, cash deposits, employee expense reports, cash advance request and reconciliation, wells credit card allocations, marketplace platform
5. Other duties as assigned by the Associate Athletic Director
Three years of experience in athletic operations
The strength to lift and transport materials and equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
This is a temporary, one year term, benefits eligible position. The position is expected to last at least one year, depending on the business needs of the department.
Experience in athletic operations at the collegiate level
Knowledge of NCAA and conference rules
Proficient and competent with social media usage and trends
Internal Number: 300158
About University of St. Thomas
Founded in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is the largest private university in Minnesota, based in the Twin Cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis. St. Thomas is an NCAA Division III school and a member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Varsity sports at St. Thomas offer a winning combination -- conference, regional, and national athletic excellence, and outstanding academics.
Football began at St. Thomas more than 100 years ago, and has turned out many exceptional scholars and players, including lineman Walt Kiesling, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame; running back Vince Lombardi Jr., son of the legendary Green Bay Packers coach; ex-Minnesota Viking receiver Jim Gustafson; ex-Viking and New York Giant defensive back Neal Guggemos; and former NFL tight end Ryan Collins.
Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good.