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Director of Premium Seating & Stadium Club Operations




April 21, 2006

The University of Iowa is seeking applicants for a Director of Premium Seating & Stadium Club Operations to provide primary services and support for football suites, indoor and outdoor club seating, the club rooms and other areas used by patrons of The University of Iowa. Responsibilities include: selling or renting available space (suites, club seats, stadium club space); managing the contracts and bills associated with leased space, ticketing and related amenities; developing marketing strategies and materials related to seat inventory; hire, train and supervise game day attendants; liaison with caterer, event management facilities office and ticket office; assist with ticketing, special events and fund raising as assigned.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience; excellent verbal and written communication skills; at least one year's experience in customer service environment; strong desire to work with the public; ability to interact with various constituent groups; general understanding of contracts and lease agreements; proficiency in Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel and Publisher. Preferred qualifications: Some knowledge of University payroll and accounting policies and procedures; general knowledge of the Paciolan Ticket & General Ledger software databases; experience in the development of marketing materials.

TERMS OF APPOINTMENT

Full-time, 12-month appointment with full University benefits.

APPLICATIONS

To apply for this position, visit our website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu and search for Requisition #52612 to complete your online application. No phone calls, please. Screening will start immediately and continue until position is filled.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.