Southern Illinois University Carbondale is an NCAA Division I member of the Missouri Valley, Missouri Valley Football and Mid-American Conferences. We are seeking a Program Director - Asst AD Ticket Operations & Development.
The Assistant Athletic Director for Ticket Operations & Development position is responsible for overseeing revenue generation from the Saluki Ticket Office's daily operations and the contributions to the Saluki Athletic Scholarship Fund that often accompany it. Daily Operations for the Saluki Ticket Office include but are not limited to the promotion, sale and distribution of season tickets, advance and day-of single game tickets for home and away contests and special event tickets. The Assistant Athletic Director for Ticket Operations and Development position is also responsible for the management, hiring, oversight and coordination of the ticket office staff. Because tickets are such a large part of our Saluki Athletic Scholarship Fund giving benefit package this position, and those it oversees plays a key role in the stewardship, cultivation and communication with many of Saluki Athletics' largest financial supporters. The duties of this position are extremely unique in that it requires a daily office presence from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm as well as regular presence at night and on weekends to execute the responsibilities required for home and away sporting contests and special events. A vast majority of our ticketed sporting events occur outside of the standard university work day.
Appointment: 12-Month Term, Full-time, Salary Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applications Deadline: Applications and required documentation; Resume/Vita, 3 (three) References, Cover Letter and transcripts should be submitted through https//jobs.siu.edu "Civil Service Current Vacancies" by creating an applicant-login by noon, Thursday, November 7, 2019.
Security sensitive (subject to pre-employment criminal background investigation.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with three (3) year experience and success in collegiate athletic ticket sales. Master's Degree may be substituted for one (1) year experience. Thorough knowledge of operational procedures, industry standards and practices specific and unique to ticketing offices/departments. Vast knowledge of the Ticket and Development department's website platform, Paciolan, to insure accurate ticketing, accounting and reporting. Based on position requirements, additional education, training, and/or work experience in the area of specialization inherent to the position, may be required.
Internal Number: ATH-10110
About Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, located in scenic Southern Illinois, approximately 100 miles southeast of St. Louis and 350 miles south of Chicago, is a comprehensive university. SIUC offers 17 varsity sports—eight for men and nine for women—at the NCAA Division I level. The football program is a member of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, while all other sports are members of the Missouri Valley Conference and Men's Swimming for Mid American Conference. SIUC is committed to the academic excellence of its student-athletes.