The Account Executive will establish ticket sales business by way of outbound phone calls, e-mails, and social media. This position will interact and work together with Account Executives, Foundation, and the Razorback Ticket Center Staff on all ticket sales initiatives and campaigns. The Account Executive will process orders through the Paciolan ticketing system for Season, Group and Partial Plan Tickets for all home ticketed sporting events, and secure donations for various seat allocations and donor levels. Regular, reliable and non-disruptive attendance is an essential job duty, as is the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.
The UA is AA/EO Employer/Veterans/Disabled.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution of higher learning
Experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
At least two years of sales experience
Track record of 80-90 calls per day
Experience handling multiple assignments and responsibilities in a fast-paced environment
Experience in a college athletics department as a staff member or student-athlete
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve 26,000 students with more than 210 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country’s finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation’s best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees an...d their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 14% of employee salary.
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