Virginia Military Institute invites applications for the full-time position of Director of Ticketing. This position reports to the Associate Director of Athletics for External Relations in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. Position is responsible for ticketing systems, audit and reconciliation, design of individual, group and season ticket sale programs, contribution to advertising and corporate sales efforts, event management and general engagement in department administrative efforts.
Responsibilities & Duties:
•Staff ticket office and execute in-person, telephone and internet sales.
•Hire, schedule and supervise ticket staff for games and events.
•Responsible for managing ticket operations for all department events.
•Operate ticket software system.
•Administer a system of controls for accounting and auditing purposes to ensure full integrity of all transactional operations.
•Design and implement programs for individual, group, corporate and season ticket programs.
•Support Associate Director of Athletics for External Relations in sales, marketing and corporate sponsorship programs.
•Develop strategies for use of social media and other web based communication platforms to advance external revenue production for department.
•Contribute to department's event/game management efforts.
•Work cooperatively with Keydet Club for reservation and distribution of donor tickets.
•Demonstrate commitment to compliance with all VMI, Virginia, Southern Conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
•Compile seasonal and yearly reports.
•Other duties as assigned by the Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and/or his/her designee.
Please include resume, cover letter, official transcripts, and the names and contact information for three professional references.
Applications accepted until the position is filled.
Criminal background check required for selected candidate.
This is a full time administrative professional position with an excellent benefits package. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Minimum Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree.
Preferred Qualifications: • Experience in Athletic Department administrative work (marketing or ticketing).
All VMI employees are required to complete a COVID-19 Vaccination Status Form upon hire, per Governor Northam’s Executive Directive #18. The Human Resources Office will supply the form.
VMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal education and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals, and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.
VMI is a public, four-year, undergraduate military college (1,200 students) located in the historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Lexington (population 7,000) offers a stimulating cultural atmosphere, a relaxed rural pace, and a diverse economic base to make life both pleasant and rewarding.